You can see the early W. Bradley Tyrrell house at 953 Racine St. in Delavan. He had quite an interesting life and almost didn't make it back to Delavan after a mishap during an anthropological survey in the Sahara Desert.
The Kenneth G. and Virginia A. Knuteson farm is located at N9217 Duffin Road in the Town of LaGrange. You can see their farm sign, “Sunny Brook Farm” near the road in front of their house. Their 100-plus acre farm is located in Section 8...
The former Ernst L. Von Suessmilch house is located at 824 Racine St. in Delavan. According to Frank Landi's book, “Delavan's Historic Residential Architecture,” the address of this house originally was 220 Racine St.
The Mary Ann Carlson farm is located in sections 14 and 23 in the town of East Troy. Here, at W814 Bell School Road, you can see a log cabin with a “Barn Raising” barn quilt. It is on the south side of the road; their house is just across...
What remains of the Dibble farm is located at 4170 Dam Road on the north side of Delavan. The farm was in the southeast corner of Section 7 in the town of Delavan.
The former site of what was known as “Reaperville” is located on the east side of Whitewater, between Milwaukee Street and the railroad tracks, west of Newcomb Street (Wisconsin Highway 59).
Buena Vista, a housing complex in Fontana, was the site of Chief Big Foot's village before white settlers came to this area.
The community of Troy is located southeast of the village of East Troy on County Highway ES. This hamlet is in Sections 25 and 26 in the town of Troy.
The former home of Alfred S. Spooner is located at 729 Racine St. in Delavan. This house was built around 1860. In the earlier days of this building's life, the address was 109 Racine St.
The reference area at the Lake Geneva Public Library has an interesting booklet on the life of Truman M. Smith during his years in Walworth County. The information covering the years 1846 through 1851 was compiled by Barry and Joan Miller Cotter. Joan...