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Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva Bay with assorted homes and hotels, and boats docked at long piers.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of the Whiting House with its large harbor and boats.
Description: Margaret McGuire, Alice in Dairyland, (5th from left), with six of her roommates and the House Mother, Ms. Welch, at Whitewater State University. They are...
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...
Description: Two unidentified girls pose holding an American flag at base of a flagpole at Lauderdale Lake School. There is a large barn in the background and a car is...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Interior view of the main hall of Wadsworth Hall. There is a table in the center of the room with books and a lamp, a fireplace at right and a stairway at...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: A view of a cabin on the grounds of the State Normal School. A pile of logs sits to the left.
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...
Description: The Lake Geneva Yacht Club, originally a residence, sits on the shore of Geneva Lake. A description of the photograph written by Ernst Schmidt reads, "The...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Ernst Schmidt shaving using a straight razor in front of a small mirror. The mirror hangs on the wall next to a window. His shaving brush rests on a drop f...
Description: A caption for this photograph written by Ernst Schmidt reads, "1929 7-passenger Buick touring car purchased on May 1 for use at the place on the loop at Bl...
Description: A winter view of the northeast side of the main house at Black Point Estate. There are two large chimneys and first and second floor porches. A portion of...
Description: East elevation view of the main entrance to the home of James Fraser.
Description: Men use a derrick to lift a racing yacht from its trailer, obscured by the derrick's winch, onto the car on the tracks leading to Geneva Lake. The boat was...
Description: A map of Lake Geneva and Lake Delavan, also including Lake Como.
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the river and town of Whitewater on the opposite riverbank. A variety of buildings are visible, from commercial structures on the left to downto...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Young trees and corn grow in a fenced field in front of a two-story wood frame house, two barns and another building. In the background there are open and...
Description: Tom Amlie. and volunteer Doctor Newberry, at Amlie's home. Photograph was to be used in campaign literature.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: County Line Motel on U.S. Highway 14 and Wis. 11.
Date: 2001 ca.
Description: Bluebird house at the Quinney farm.
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