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Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Female students practice painting and drawing in an art class session at the State School for the Deaf as a teacher assists in the background.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Delavan with inset of the State Institute for Deaf and Dumb.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of the building and the grounds. Pedestrians, an equestrian, and a man in a horse-drawn carriage are in the foreground.
Description: Male and female students read and practice math at the State School for the Deaf as a teacher looks on from the head of the class.
Description: Procession of children and adults at the second convention of the Wisconsin Loyal Temperance League at Delavan. The LTL was a branch of the Women's Christi...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Formal studio portrait of the six Reynolds sisters: Anna, Ellen, Lucy, Hattie, Alice and Nellie. Hattie Reynolds, standing in the back left, was Richard Qu...
Description: Elevated view of group of female students posing with Indian clubs in a gymnasium at the State School for the Deaf.
Description: Exterior view of the main building of the State School for the Deaf.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: View of the exterior. The building has a cross-shaped projection at the top.
Description: View of the J.M. Bailey Jr. Marble Works storefront. From the "Combination Atlas-Map of Walworth Co.", Chicago
Description: Male and female students seated in desks while writing on what appear to be slates. A group seated in a circle at the back of the room are possibly practic...
Description: Broadside advertising an auction at the L.P. Bailey farm near Delavan. Sale included cattle, horses and hogs.
Description: Gymnasium at the State School for the Deaf with floor mats, a pommel horse, rings apparatus, and racks of Indian clubs.
Description: Male students at the State School for the Deaf practice woodworking in one of the school's shops.
Description: Parade of men, women, and young people attending the second convention of the Wisconsin Loyal Temperance Union at Delavan. The LTL was a branch of the Wom...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: This 19th century manuscript map shows the roads and proposed routes, villages, and lakes and streams in Walworth County, Wisconsin.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: This map is a Birdseye view of Delavan, Wisconsin. At the bottom of the map are points of interest that correspond to numbers on the map. Many of the stree...
Description: Auditorium at the State School for the Deaf; the stage is dressed with a 'nature' backdrop.
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