Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Main Street looking east in Whitewater.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of Lake Geneva Bay with assorted homes and hotels, and boats docked at long piers.
Date: date unknown
Description: A color, pictorial map that shows sites related to Native American villages, sites, cemeteries in the area around the lakes Geneva and Como in Walworth Cou...
Date: 2003 ca.
Description: Basement work bench on the Quinney farm.
Description: Male and female students seated in desks while writing on what appear to be slates. A group seated in a circle at the back of the room are possibly practic...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: View of the inn, with three cars parked in front. There is a "Chicken & Steak Dinner" sign, as well as a "Schlitz" beer sign. The cobblestone inn was buil...
Description: The octagon house. Text on the picture reads: Whitewater's octagon house is a frame one which dates back to 1855. The porch was added only a generation ago...
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...
Description: View of a rock with an engraved plate reading, "Group of prehistoric Indian burial mounds and Winnebago village site. Marked by the Delavan Woman's Club -...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: H.S. Winsor residence, with a stagecoach in the foreground.
Description: View of the haymow inside the barn of the Quinney farm.
Description: Floyd Quinney, Richard Quinney's father, feeding cows and chickens in a field on his family's farm.
Description: View of the Walworth County Courthouse.
Description: A view of a lawn at the State Normal School accented with a bust and sundial. Trees and various plantings dot the landscape.
Description: George Stallman and Walter Shinkus pose with a bucket at the water pump outside the Tibbets School. They are "getting water for the school." There are hou...
Date: 2001 ca.
Description: Landscape view from the country road north of the Quinney farm.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Yerkes Observatory showing the entrance and two domes. There are prairie plants in the foreground.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: View of a residential street lined with trees, probably taken in early Spring. The home of A.H. Allyn can be seen at left. A covered fountain can be seen i...
Description: The home of Levi Jackson, who settled in 1842.
Description: Nickel Plate Hotel's porch and balcony.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706