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Date: 1873 

Description: A print depicts activity around the three-story, wood frame Geneva Flouring Mills. Horse-drawn wagons, pedestrians, and a boy rolling a hoop create a busy...

Date: 1922 

Description: Young Edward Petersen (1921-2013) poses sitting in a wicker highchair on the porch at Black Point. He is the son of William F. and Alma Schmidt Petersen an...

Date: 1942-12-25 

Description: Elevated view of Ernst Conrad Schmidt (1893-1977), grandson of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp, sitting in an easy chair reading in his high ceilinged, wood pa...

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Sledding

Date: 2014-02 

Description: Two boys playing on a snow-covered hill on a farm. There is a house in the background. One boy is sledding down the hill on a sled face first, while a dog...

Date: 1933-02 

Description: Several 16 foot sloops are shown at various stages of construction in a building at the Geneva Lake Boat Company. Untrimmed canvas extends from the deck of...

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Defending the Igloo

Date: 1932 

Description: Winter scene with boys in winter coats and hats aiming toy stick guns while posing on an igloo and fort they have built from snow. A church building forms...

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A View of the Pond

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the pond and surrounding banks, full of foliage. A building is visible in the background to the left.

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The Marsh

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Landscape view of the marsh on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1873 

Description: The home of Levi Jackson, who settled in 1842.

Date: 1930 

Description: This blue line print shows land ownership by name, roads, and highways. The map includes manuscript annotations in pencil.

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Description: Quarter plate ambrotype exterior view of the Charles Minton Baker residence in Lake Geneva. The home was built in 1854. The house and grounds are shown fro...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Henry Bartholomay Jr., right, and his son Henry Conrad Bartholomay fish on the pier at Black Point. The steamer Loreley is anchored offshore on he l...

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Description: Exterior view of the Elkhorn Public Library and a larger, two-story, brick building, with a storefront on the first floor. The Elkhorn Public Library is th...

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Iceboats

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Description: Iceboats at Williams Bay on Lake Geneva.

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High Jump

Date: 1932 

Description: A boy is caught mid-air in his approach to the high jump. Many other children and adults watch. One man identifiable by the "W" on his sweater is a student...

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: State Normal School in Whitewater.

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Pigs in the Mud

Date: 2014-07 

Description: Three pigs wallowing in the mud near the side of a wire fence. A trough of water is behind the pigs.

Date: 1942-04-11 

Description: Three illegal gambling machines in the Green Parrot Tavern on Highway 12, north of Elkhorn. The machines are in a case, which the proprietor closes when he...

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: A landscape view toward the Old Place on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1945 ca.

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...

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