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Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright, monitoring the construction and testing of load-bearing pylons for the Johnson Wax Building.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Caption on rear: "Modern production line methods such as this are praised by packaging experts for their efficiency and cleanliness."

Date: 1887 

Description: The Utly Residence, on the north-east corner of Wisconsin and 8th Streets. Built by E. R. Cooley.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Case Residence.

Photograph

Corliss Train Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Corliss train depot with railroad tracks in the foreground. A small group of men pose in front of the building.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of a hotel with a porch. People on posing on the sidewalk in front.

Photograph

Case Residence

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Winter scene at the Case Residence with J. I. Case's sleigh and team. Andrew Jackson, hostler, (died Dec., 1924) is in the sleigh and "Nick" Mitchell, hir...

Drawing

Racine College

Date: 1858 

Description: College at Racine.

Date: 1869 

Description: The Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot. Included in the photograph is an omnibus operated by Major Throup.

Date: 1908 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Racine Chapter of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks wearing suits, hats with oversized brims with large flower deco...

Date: 1984-08-08 

Description: The winner of the sauerkraut eating contest, Don Bauer, stands triumphantly before his clean plate. A U.S. flag and a sign for the 34th Kraut Festival ador...

Photograph

Corliss Post Office

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Post office, with seven men and a boy standing in front. Corliss is now called Sturtevant.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This advertisement features drawings of Shakespeare's Seven Ages beginning at the top left with: 'The Infant — "Perdita" Winter's Tale,' 'The Schoolboy — "...

Date: 1942-03-10 

Description: Two illegal gambling machines in a tavern on Highway 41, about one mile south of the Racine County Line. A man in a hat stands on the left, facing away.

Photograph

WPA Art Project

Date: 1935 after

Description: Santos Zingale (1908-1999), then an unemployed artist, working on the cartoon phase of a WPA mural he was painting in Racine. The preliminary sketch from w...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Scene in a small city park showing a group of local women serving luncheon to soldiers recently returned from service in the first World War. Very possibly...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Outdoor view of Union veterans standing near a war memorial in a square downtown.

Date: 1961-11-30 

Description: Group portrait of seventh and eighth grade students from Raymond School with their teacher, Mr. Philbrick.

Photograph

Arthur Pugh

Date: 1885 

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Arthur Pugh standing. He was the captain of the Lakeside Polo Club. He is wearing a cap, athl...

Photograph

Voree Quarry

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Quarry from which was taken material for the Mormon village of Voree.

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