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Description: The Elmer Willis Sesl (sp?) farm. The photograph has the term "Exhibit "B"" written on the front in ink.
Description: Members of the rhythm bands from the Woods and Fontana state graded schools pose outdoors holding their instruments. The children in the front row and on t...
Date: 1900 after
Description: Pen and pencil on tracing paper. Shows landownership by name, local streets, local businesses, mill pond, creek, and proposed railroad.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: John Philbrick Webster House. Built in 1836, the building served as the federal land grant office and courthouse. The composer Joseph Philbrick Webster us...
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: 1885 ca.
Description: Pier at Lake Geneva at Montague's and Porter's resort, later W.F. Furbecks, at the site of Fontana Park or Buena Vista Park.
Description: Boys in winter coats and hats aim toy guns of sticks and boards while posing on an igloo and fort they have built from snow. A church building forms the ba...
Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Description: This map shows proposed streets, arterial and collector streets, lot numbers and dimensions, parks, the disposal plant, a ball park, and school property. T...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: H.S. Winsor residence, with a stagecoach in the foreground.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The telescope inside the dome at Yerkes Observatory.
Description: A view looking east along tree-lined Main Street with houses visible on the left. H. J. O'Connor, publisher.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Main Street looking east in Whitewater.
Description: A view of a tree-lined street, with houses visible on either side.
Description: The map shows streets, wells, school land, parks, cemeteries, railroads, and the Delbrook Golf Course. The bottom of the map reads: "January 11, 1962 May 2...
Description: A view of a tree-lined residential street with houses partially visible on the right.
Description: Illegal gambling machines in Kelley's Tavern, in the city of Lake Geneva.
Description: An automobile is parked near the entrance to Honey Creek School, District No. 1. The school is a sturdy brick structure with raised basement and hip roof....
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...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The estate of L.Z. Leiter.
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