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Photograph

The Living Room

Date: 2001 ca.

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

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Description: A carte-de-visite of a political display about President Grant utilizing posters and potatoes.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front view of a high school with trees on either side.

Photograph

Goldenrod

Date: 2001 ca.

Description: Goldenrod growing on the edge of the woods on the Quinney farm.

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Description: View of the lake-side of the hotel, but primarily the land between the hotel and the lake. A gazeebo or porch stands on the left of the image, and several...

Photograph

The Attic

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: The attic of the Quinney farmhouse.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Downtown view. On the left side of the street is a restaurant, a photography store, a drugstore, and an ice cream parlor. On the right side is another ice...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Pathways lead through a treed lawn to the neo-classical styled White Memorial Library, funded by Mary Flavia White. In front of the library stands Birge F...

Date: 1884 

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

Postcard

Y.M.C.A Camp

Date: 1914 

Description: The Young Mens Christian Association Camp.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Main Street, with Hotel Sharon visible among the line of storefronts.

Date: 1873 

Description: The hotel of S.H. Stafford, who settled about 1845.

Photograph

Dunham School

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Hand-colored photograph of Dunham School, standing in a grove of trees, surrounded by a fence. The building is built of brick and has a bell tower, with a...

Photograph

Emil Schwartzer

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Emil Schwartzer, the janitor at Honey Creek School, District No. 1, poses in front of a pick up truck in front of the school building. He is wearing bib ov...

Date: 1966 

Description: The map shows streets, wells, school land, parks, cemeteries, railroads, and the Delbrook Golf Course. The bottom of the map reads: "January 11, 1962 May 2...

Photograph

Reynolds' Farm Yard

Date:  date unknown

Description: Marjorie Quinney and Henry and Howard Reynolds stand in front of the Reynold's family farmhouse with two horses and a dog.

Date: 1873 

Description: Engraved view of the home of Francis Dillon. A woman rides on the road in front of the home in a horse-drawn carriage. A woman stands on the porch of the h...

Date: 1873 

Description: Detail from atlas of the home of Almon Jewell who settled in 1845.

Date: 1967 

Description: Walworth Fairest of the Fair, Governor Knowles and the Wisconsin Honey Queen all holding a bottle of honey at the Walworth County Fair.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Barbed wire and bicycle in the barn on the Quinney farm.

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