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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Yerkes Observatory.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.
Description: The entrance to Yerkes Observatory.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: View of a bridge with several buildings in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Downtown view. On the left side of the street is a restaurant, a photography store, a drugstore, and an ice cream parlor. On the right side is another ice...
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: 1910 ca.
Description: View down middle of a tree-lined residential street. Power lines run along the curb on both sides of the street. There are wide terraces, sidewalks, and la...
Description: The Lake Geneva Seminary, founded June 10, 1869 and was chartered by an act of legislature on March 1871.
Description: East elevation view of the main entrance to the home of James Fraser.
Description: Main Street looking east in Whitewater.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Young Ralph Quinney fills a water trough for a group of Jersey cows on the family farm.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Yerkes Observatory.
Description: Exterior view from road of the White Memorial Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Flavia White. Above the main...
Description: East elevation view of the James Fraser house porch.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Group of men and women seated in the grass at the side of a road. One man wears a sailor's uniform. Automobiles are parked along the road in the background...
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the facade of the State Normal School. The middle section, including a bell or clock tower, is mostly obscured by trees.
Description: A winter view of the northeast side of the main house at Black Point Estate. There are two large chimneys, and first and second floor porches. A portion of...
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva Bay with assorted homes and hotels, and boats docked at long piers.
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