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Description: An outdoor group portrait of the students of South Heart Prairie School. Identified on the back of the portrait are Eda Papcke, Ella Koestler, Ruth Gutzmer...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A threshing scene in a field. One man pitches grain into a threshing machine while standing on the load of grain in the wagon pulled by two horses. A secon...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of Yerkes Observatory. Trees and a lake are in the background.
Description: A display of autumn produce including corn, squash, cabbage and apples occupies a corner of the Centerville School. There are posters of animals, vegetable...
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: 1920 ca.
Description: View across road of six camels walking and grazing along the side of a country road near Holloway Farm. They may have been circus animals going from one to...
Description: Esterly School, formerly George Esterly's residence.
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: Two boys sled down a snow covered hillside at the farm. Two leafless trees are on the right. Along the horizon is a red building on the left with a fence s...
Description: The entrance to Yerkes Observatory.
Description: View of trees and dirt road in Oak Park.
Description: Young Richard Quinney and his new brother Ralph seated on their father's lap in a chair on the farmhouse's porch.
Description: A man stands on top of a full hay wagon parked in front of the closed door of a red barn. Above the man a grappling hook full of hay can be seen through th...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A view of the facade and side of the neoclassical structure. Four columns support the two-story porch. A semi-circular opening appears in the pediment, a...
Description: The Upper Bridge in Whitewater, Wisconsin.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The N.K. Fairbanks estate, "Butternuts."
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The telescope inside the dome at Yerkes Observatory.
Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.
Description: Katherine (Kate) Quinney, Richard Quinney's great aunt, crocheting while seated on the running board of a Ford Model T in the yard of her family's farm.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: View of a bridge with several buildings in the background.
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