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The Living Room

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: The interior decor of the living room in the Quinney farmhouse.

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Oak Grove Cemetery

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Oak Grove Cemetery entrance gate donated by George Esterly. The Esterly family lot is just inside the gate.

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: A view of the facade and side of the Morris Pratt Institute. The roof line has an ornate iron railing running around its perimeter and the railings on the...

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Ceylon Building

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: The rear view of the Ceylon Building, which was from the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The building was later purchased by J.J. Mitchell, moved...

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Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Downtown East Troy with the Seymour Brooks residence.

Photograph

Lake Geneva Outlet

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph of a little boy with a straw hat and stick walking along an outlet into Lake Geneva.

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Description: A full room of students at the State Normal(?) School. All of the students appear to be female. A line of possible teachers are in front of the blackboard.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of the Whiting House with its large harbor and boats.

Photograph

Corn Harvest

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Close-up view of the corn stalks on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: The Wisconsin Central Railroad Station in Lake Beulah.

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Mailbox and front porch of the Quinney farmhouse.

Photograph

Bird Feeder

Date: 1932 

Description: Identified as "A lunch counter for birds", a platform feeder has been mounted on a fence post behind Gardners Prairie School, District No. 7, Town of Sprin...

Date: 1884 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Delavan with inset of the State Institute for Deaf and Dumb.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a tree-lined street, with houses visible on either side.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Sled and skis in the machine shed on the Quinney farm.

Photograph

A Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a bridge, taken from the bank of the stream.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: County Line Motel on U.S. Highway 14 and Wis. 11.

Date: 1942-04-11 

Description: Three illegal gambling machines in the Silver Arrow Tavern on U.S. Highway 12.

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