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Granary at the Farm

Date: 1969-11 

Description: Granary at the Quinney farm.

Date: 1890 

Description: Esterly Harvesting Machine Company across a snowy road.



Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Snow-covered landscape with a birdbath in the foreground at the Quinney farm.


Library Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the tree-lined street. A fountain is visible to the right.


Black Point

Date: 1958-07 

Description: North front of Black Point, showing the stick style detailing in the gable end. There is a small porch on the third floor with steep stairs leading to the...

Date: 1942-04 

Description: Three illegal gambling machines (slot) in the Lone Oak Inn, on Highway 12, north of Elkhorn.

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...

Date: 1907 ca.

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

Date: 1954 

Description: View of a sign to the cemetery that says, "Old Settler's Cemetery 1837-1875, Burial Place of Samuel * Henry Phoenix, Founders of Delavan 1836." The cemete...


Young Residence

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The home of Mrs. Otto Young.



Date: 1928-08-16 

Description: A rear view of the clubhouse of the Lake Geneva Yacht Club. Formerly the Cook house, the building was remodeled in 1927 to accommodate the club. The buildi...

Map or Atlas

Map of Lake Geneva

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A map of Lake Geneva, including the villages of Williams Bay and Fontana, and a portion of the city of Lake Geneva. The Chicago and Northwestern Railway li...

Date: 1930 

Description: Shows land ownership by name, roads, and highways. Includes manuscript annotations.


School at Christmas

Date: 1931-12 

Description: The Briggs School is decorated for Christmas with colored chalk drawings of the Nativity story on the blackboards. The section shown depicts the Three Magi...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of a steamboat landing in front of the Whiting House.

Map or Atlas

Geneva Wisconsin

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: This map of Geneva shows lots and acreages, reserved land, and public squares. Streets and Lake Geneva are labeled. The map includes manuscript annotations...

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Work caps, sled, and milk cans in the basement of the Quinney farmhouse.



Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Conrad William Petersen poles a raft in the shallow water of Geneva Lake along the shore at Black Point. His younger brother, William Otto Petersen rides a...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Group of men and women seated in the grass at the side of a road. One man wears a sailor's uniform. Automobiles are parked along the road in the background...


Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A distant view of the Yerkes Observatory.

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