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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified man standing and resting his arm on the back of an upholstered chair...

Date: 1914 ca.

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

Photograph

View of Root River

Date: 1869 

Description: A stereograph view of Root River in Racine.

Photograph

Lakeside Polo Club

Date: 1885 

Description: Studio cabinet card group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the eight members of the Lakeside Polo Club of Racine. Four members are standing behin...

Date: 1881-03 

Description: A winter scene with men digging out the train tracks by hand after a big snow storm in Racine County. Trees and a fence line the sides of the railroad righ...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1888 

Description: Looking north on Main Street, from the Square, Manufacturer's National Bank at 440 Main Street.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Case Residence.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View of a camp by Bohner's Lake.

Photograph

Third Ward School

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Third ward school, with students in front.

Date:  

Description: "Buffalo Bill" Cody and David Franklin Powell ("White Beaver") posing in in front of a painted backdrop in a Racine, Wisconsin gallery. This image appeared...

Photograph

Locomotive and Crew

Date:  date unknown

Description: Locomotive and railroad crew.

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...

Postcard

Monument Square

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of Monument Square looking south. In the bottom right corner, a man sits on a bench looking at the fountain. The Civil War Soldi...

Photograph

Snow Scene

Date: 1936-03-09 

Description: Slightly elevated winter scene with a large group of people digging a car out of the snow with shovels. The car can barely be seen in the center of the cro...

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...

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: 1942 

Description: Two young boys in a pile of metal collected from a scrap drive in front of the Farmers Mercantile Company, an International Harvester dealership. A man sta...

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Bookkeeping Class

Date: 1913 

Description: A University Extension Division class in bookkeeping, held in the public library and taught by an instructor from Milwaukee.

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.

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