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Black Point

Date: 1907 before

Description: Hand-colored postcard bearing the inscription "Residence of Mrs. Conrad Seipp, Lake Geneva, Wis." The upper portion of the south side of the main house at...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Map of the United States with an imprint of Whitewater, Wisconsin and the title "The Only Town on the Map". It was published as a novelty.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The summer home of J.J. Mitchell, formally known as Ceylon Court.

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Walworth Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Walworth Avenue, Delavan, Wis. View of a broad downtown street.

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Lake Geneva Bay

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva Bay with assorted homes and hotels, and boats docked at long piers.

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Ceylon Building

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: The Ceylon Building from the water, from the Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The building was later purchased by J.J. Mitchell and converted to a private...

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Green Shutters

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Green Shutters tea room and antique shop.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View of a residential street lined with trees, probably taken in early Spring. The home of A.H. Allyn can be seen at left. A covered fountain can be seen i...

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Main Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Main Street with bridge.

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Webster Home

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front view of the home of composer Joseph Philbrick Webster, with trees and a small dog in the yard. Joseph Philbrick Webster composed "Sweet By and By" an...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Assembly Grounds Auditorium with horse-drawn carriages and groups of people standing outside of it.

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Hotel Geneva

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Hotel Geneva was built in 1912.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Lake Lawn from the lake. Two turrets or towers emerge above the trees. The word "LAWN" is on the shoreline, toward the left of the image.

Date: 1901-07 

Description: Standing full-length portrait of Henry Bartholomay forms the left half of a postcard. The message reads: "Love and Greetings from Your loving cousin Henry...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The estate of L.Z. Leiter.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: The home of the Allertons.

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Oak Park

Date: 1909-08 

Description: View of trees and dirt road in Oak Park.

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Andy Gump Statue

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Andy Gump statue in Flat Iron Park. Picnic tables, flowers, and trees are in the background.

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Porter Residence

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: The home of H.H. Porter.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Main Street, with Hotel Sharon visible among the line of storefronts.

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