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Holloway Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of James and Mary Bray Holloway and their children, Lizzie and Will.

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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...

Postcard

Green Shutters

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Green Shutters tea room and antique shop.

Date: 1882 ca.

Description: This pictorial bird's-eye-view map shows buildings, streets, and railroads. Included are illustrations and an index to points of interest. The bottom of th...

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Potato fork, cauldron, and fan inside the barn on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The entrance to Yerkes Observatory.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Elevated view of group of female students posing with Indian clubs in a gymnasium at the State School for the Deaf.

Photograph

Buena Vista House

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View of the exterior of the Buena Vista House, a hotel located in East Troy. This Greek revival inn was erected in 1843 by Samuel R Bradley of Milwaukee, w...

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Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A view of Yerkes Observatory at Williams Bay, Lake Geneva. It was the "largest refracting telescope in the world," according to "Wisconsin: A Guide To The...

Postcard

Invitation

Date: 1942 

Description: Printed invitation announcing a meeting of the Lake Geneva Garden Club to be held at the home of Mrs. Alfred F. Madlener. It features a stylized drawing of...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of Dr. Otto Schmidt, second from left, standing on the pier at Black Point with other, unidentified, adults and children. A launch is t...

Photograph

Rex

Date: 1916 

Description: A small dog is photographed in profile as he "sits up." He is wearing a studded collar.

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Birge Fountain

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: A view of the Neoclassical-style Birge Fountain. Mythical figures decorate the foot of the structure and a woman pouring water from a basket tops the foun...

Photograph

Fourth of July

Date: 2014-07 

Description: View down sidewalk towards cars parked diagonally at the curb, with a row of storefronts on the left. Along the sidewalk are lampposts, each decorated with...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: The Ceylon Building and its pier as seen from Lake Geneva. Originally built for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, the building was later purchas...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Conrad Petersen, far right, poses in front of his brother, Edward Petersen, and three other children near the porch at Black Point. The girl in front holds...

Photograph

Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the large dome of Yerkes Observatory.

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Octagon house.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: State Normal School in Whitewater.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: White Memorial Library and Birge Memorial fountain.

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