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Map or Atlas

Lake Geneva

Date: 1891 

Description: Foldout map of Lake Geneva.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Old farm home and present custodian's quarters at Kettle Moraine State Forest.

Photograph

New Dinghies

Date: 1928-04-28 

Description: A trailer loaded with two new dinghies is parked on the brick drive at Black Point Estate. An automobile identified as "Thompson's Ford" is parked behind i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Elmer Willis Sesl (sp?) farm. The photograph has the term "Exhibit "B"" written on the front in ink.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of the Morris Pratt Institute, a mansard-style structure.

Postcard

Lake Geneva

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a steamboat landing on Lake Geneva. A group of women are gathered on the shore.

Date: 1954-08-01 

Description: Ernst C. Schmidt and Mary Helen Anderson stand on a pier and pose next to the Black Point launch "Nepenthe."

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of Yerkes Observatory.

Book or Pamphlet

Hotel Glenwood

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The centerfold of a promotional brochure features a photograph of the Hotel Glenwood and a description of the springs on the grounds. The hotel, with large...

Photograph

Buena Vista House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of the inn, with three cars parked in front. There is a "Chicken & Steak Dinner" sign, as well as a "Schlitz" beer sign. The cobblestone inn was buil...

Postcard

Hotel Geneva

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Hotel Geneva was built in 1912.

Date: 1958 

Description: Ernst Conrad Schmidt, wearing conventional yachting attire of dark blazer and light colored trousers, poses with trophies won by his boat, the "Senta III."...

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Description: Lorena Taylor Holloway, Richard Quinney's maternal grandmother, standing in a farmyard with a building, milkcans and a fenced field in the background.

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.

Photograph

Farm Wagon

Date: 2014-07 

Description: An old, worn farm wagon sitting in a field.

Date: 1937 

Description: This cadastral map shows lots, streets, and Pell Lake. The back of the map includes a large advertisement for the Pell Lake Addition summer home lots.

Photograph

The Living Room

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: The interior decor of the living room in the Quinney farmhouse.

Photograph

Bird Feeder

Date: 1932 

Description: Identified as "A lunch counter for birds", a platform feeder has been mounted on a fence post behind Gardners Prairie School, District No. 7, Town of Sprin...

Photograph

Basement Sink

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Basement sink in the Quinney farmhouse.

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Description: Portrait of a young Kenneth Lewis Moffat Pray (1882-1948. Kenneth was born September 27, 1882,in Whitewater, WI,the son of Theron B. Pray (1849-1920), a te...

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