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Description: D.L. Fairchild residence from the street, with a stagecoach and pedestrian in the foreground.
Description: A young girl is preparing lunch in a pot on a small stove.
Description: East elevation view of the main entrance to the home of James Fraser.
Date: 2003 ca.
Description: Potato fork, cauldron, and fan inside the barn on the Quinney farm.
Description: Exterior view of the main building at the Wisconsin School for the Deaf. The building is surrounded by a lawn and a grove of trees.
Description: Basement work bench on the Quinney farm.
Description: The home of Charles Wales, who settled in 1845.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Elderkin octagon house.
Description: Interior view of the Aram Public Library; 404 East Walworth Avenue. The library was opened in 1908 and James Aram funded the library with a gift of $20,000...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A group portrait of three women and two men outdoors on the steps of the Yerkes Observatory, a facility of the University of Chicago.
Date: 1870 after
Description: A view of an intersection of tree-lined streets in a residential area. Homes are partially visible on the right.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Dunham School, standing in a grove of trees, surrounded by a fence. Seven children play "Andy-Over-the-Schoolhouse", a game in which they throw a ball over...
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of "Old Main" at the State Normal School, founded in 1868. The view features a main entrance flanked by columns. A statue and a sundial stand on...
Description: The home of Mrs. Doc P. Maxwell, settled in 1857.
Description: Granary at the Quinney farm.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Green Shutters tea room and antique shop.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: State Normal School.
Description: J.C. Nisbet, an editor at Hoard's Dairyman magazine, uses a rasp to trim a calf's hoof as part of his demonstration at the Walworth County 4-H Club...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Buildings along Walworth Street.
Description: This old hotel was known variously as the Park, Brick, or Circus hotel and dates from the 1870s. The large brick structure has a front gable with fancy shi...
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