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Katherine Quinney

Date: 1915 ca.

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.


Schulist Family

Date: 1905 

Description: Ten members of the Martin Schulist family standing in front of their frame home.


H. Sveren Farm

Date:  date unknown

Description: H. Sveren farm with the family standing in the foreground and a dog, farm buildings and fences in the background. Walworth Co.

Date: 1927-02-12 

Description: A team of two draft horses, driven by a man standing in a wagon, pulls a portion of crib across the ice of Geneva Lake. Another man walks alongside the wag...


The "Nepenthe"

Date: 1928-07-04 

Description: View from shoreline of the motor launch "Nepenthe," owned by Dr. Otto L. Schmidt, resting at the pier at Black Point on Geneva Lake. The boat is "dressed"...

Date: 1892-07 

Description: Parade of men, women, and young people attending the second convention of the Wisconsin Loyal Temperance Union at Delavan. The LTL was a branch of the Wom...


The Marsh

Date: 2001 ca.

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

Date: 1883 

Description: Broadside advertising an auction at the L.P. Bailey farm near Delavan. Sale included cattle, horses and hogs.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This photocopy map shows a paper city on the shore of Lake Apuckwa (Lake Puckaway) in Marquette or Green Lake County. The map includes certifications signe...


The Black Point

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View across water towards the Black Point sailing on Geneva Lake. Yerkes Observatory is in the far background.

Date: 1873 

Description: Detail from atlas of the home of H.M. Curtis who settled in 1840.


The "Arrow"

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Elevated view across water towards an unidentified man standing on the deck of the steamship "Arrow," owned by Shelton Sturges. It is docked at a pier near...


Highland Hotel

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Highland Hotel on Delavan Lake.


North Street Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the bridge and riverbanks. A wooden structure is visible to the left of the bridge.


Walworth Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Buildings along Walworth Street.


Boys on Bicycles

Date: 1932 

Description: Four boys on bicycles pose at the South Heart Prairie School as two others look on. With bicycles are Charles Davis, Howard Holden, Ivan Bogie, and Raymond...


Industrial Plant

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the back and side of the plant, which sits next to a body of water. Three young men in bathing suits sit on a wall over the bridge to the right.


Milking Time

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A man sits on a stool while hand milking a Holstein cow in a stall in a red barn. He is wearing work clothes and a hat. A golden cow and a spotted brown co...



Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Bridle hanging from the rafters of the barn on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1966 

Description: This 1966 map shows topography, roads, highways, golf courses, government buildings, and businesses around Delavan Lake in Walworth County, Wisconsin. Incl...

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