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Bicentennial Dance

Date: 1932-02-22 

Description: Children at the Honey Creek State Graded School, District No. 1, commemorate the 200th anniversary of the birth of George Washington with a dance performed...

Date: 1932-06-28 

Description: J.C. Nisbet (center), an editor of Hoard's Dairyman magazine, addresses a crowd of men, women and children at the Walworth County 4-H Club Picnic at...

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East Troy House

Date: 1925-07 

Description: This substantial wooden hotel in the classical revival style has a large wing in the rear and another on the right. A wrap-around porch unifies the buildin...

Date: 1934 

Description: Baby Richard Quinney held by his mother, Alice Quinney, standing next to a car on Christmas day.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Wagon in the granary on the Quinney farm.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Carpet beater on the basement wall of the Quinney farmhouse.

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Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Elevated exterior view of Yerkes Observatory. Trees and a lake are in the background.

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Octagon House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Octagon house.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Skillets and lantern hanging on the wall in the Quinney farmhouse.

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Public School

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elkhorn High School and its bell tower.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Close-up view of the Big Foot village marker erected by the Geneva Lake Historical Society. The plaque reads, "A village of Potawatomi Indians occupied the...

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Grain Cutting

Date: 1944 

Description: Richard and Ralph Quinney, posing for a photo with their father, Floyd Quinney with corn knives and a scythe.

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of businesses lining Main Street. Signs on the buildings to the left advertise "Dentist," "School Books," and "Normal School Supplies. Drugs and Ic...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a lawn at the State Normal School accented with a bust and sundial. Trees and various plantings dot the landscape.

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Horse Feed Bag

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Horse feed bag hanging from the barn rafters on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1925 

Description: Spring Prairie Church.

Date: 1954 

Description: View of a sign to the cemetery that says, "Old Settler's Cemetery 1837-1875, Burial Place of Samuel * Henry Phoenix, Founders of Delavan 1836." The cemete...

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Grain Binding

Date: 1944 

Description: Young Ralph and Richard Quinney pose for a picture while they cut grain by themselves for the fist time. View includes a grain binder, a tractor and their...

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior view of the oldest house in Delavan. There are two large trees in the front yard.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Sled and skis in the machine shed on the Quinney farm.

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