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Description: Richard and Ralph Quinney, posing for a photo with their father, Floyd Quinney with corn knives and a scythe.
Description: This map shows proposed streets, arterial and collector streets, lot numbers and dimensions, parks, the disposal plant, a ball park, and school property. T...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The telescope inside the dome at Yerkes Observatory.
Description: View of the hotel through the trees.
Date: date unknown
Description: Marjorie Quinney looking towards the Quinney family farmhouse from a distant field.
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...
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of Almon Jewell who settled in 1845.
Description: Letterhead of N.E. Carter of Elkhorn, Wisconsin, a dealer in Indian relics and other curios from around the world, with images of individual artifacts, suc...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Young Ralph Quinney fills a water trough for a group of Jersey cows on the family farm.
Date: 2003 ca.
Description: Winter coat hanging from the attic rafters in the Quinney farmhouse.
Description: Nickel Plate Hotel's porch and balcony.
Description: Interior view of the White Memorial Library in Whitewater. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Flavia White. Bottom left...
Description: Exterior view of Yerkes Observatory showing the entrance and two domes. There are prairie plants in the foreground.
Description: View of Lake Lawn from the lake. Two turrets or towers emerge above the trees. The word "LAWN" is on the shoreline, toward the left of the image.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: A family is gathered in a yard playing croquet. Nearby a child sits on a rocking horse and holds onto a small wagon. Behind that are some women and another...
Description: Skillets and lantern hanging on the wall in the Quinney farmhouse.
Description: Mervin Kittleson and Floyd Quinney standing in front of a barn and next to a Ford Model T just before they embark for a trip to California.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Elevated exterior view of Yerkes Observatory. Trees and a lake are in the background.
Description: Will Holloway and Mabel Stiles Holloway, Alice Quinney's father and step-mother, pose for a photograph in their yard on Alice's wedding day.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Three boys play ice hockey on a frozen pond. One boy has fallen and is sitting on the ice. Snow covers the ground, with some grass peeking through. A fence...
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