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Post Office

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a post office.

Photograph

Wedding Guests

Date: 1912-08-27 

Description: A well-dressed couple stand in the back of an chauffeur-driven open automobile on the drive at Black Point Estate. The woman, who is wearing a very tall ha...

Date:  

Description: View of the building without the cross off the top of the apex. There are several pedestrians and a horse-drawn carriage in the foreground.

Date: 1927-01 

Description: Two-story wood frame house sitting on a small rise on the shore of Geneva Lake. There are hoods over the windows and a single-story front porch with simple...

Date: 2004 ca.

Description: Piano in the front bedroom of the Quinney farmhouse.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Ouija board and chemistry set in the Quinney farmhouse attic.

Photograph

Haymow

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: View of the haymow inside the barn of the Quinney farm.

Date: 1890 after

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, landownership, city wards, buildings, streets, railroads, parks, cemeteries, churches, schools, and in...

Date: 1909 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Lake Geneva from the south extending to Waukesha and Milwaukee in the north. Delavan Lake and Lake Como are identified. Several electric...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: This map shows Black Point estate including buildings and signs, as well as a school and store near the village of Linton, country clubs, roads, Yerkes Obs...

Date: 1932-06-28 

Description: J.C. Nisbet (center), an editor of Hoard's Dairyman magazine, addresses a crowd of men, women and children at the Walworth County 4-H Club Picnic at...

Photograph

Floyd Quinney

Date:  date unknown

Description: Floyd Quinney, Richard Quinney's father, feeding cows and chickens in a field on his family's farm.

Postcard

Webster Home

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front view of the home of composer Joseph Philbrick Webster, with trees and a small dog in the yard. Joseph Philbrick Webster composed "Sweet By and By" an...

Date: 1936 

Description: Young Richard Quinney and his new brother Ralph seated on their father's lap in a chair on the farmhouse's porch.

Date: 1956 

Description: Map shows townships and sections, landownership and acreages, roads, schools, churches, and cemeteries.

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...

Photograph

American Elm

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: An elm growing on the property of C.H. Weller, on West Highland Street, towers over the adjacent houses. In 1952, the circumference of the tree's trunk was...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Female students practice painting and drawing in an art class session at the State School for the Deaf as a teacher assists in the background.

Photograph

Wedding Day

Date: 1912-08-27 

Description: View from lawn towards a group of women and children standing on the porch at Black Point. The porch, stairs and trees are strewn with streamers, part of t...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The telescope inside the dome at Yerkes Observatory.

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