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Photograph

View of Root River

Date: 1869 

Description: A stereograph view of Root River in Racine.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot in Racine. A train rests at the stop while commuters wait to board from the platform. There is a horse to...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Young farmer Harvey A. Nelson, holding onto a large horse's lead, stands next to an International truck at Gray View Farm. The truck's front bumper bears b...

Photograph

Racine , Wisconsin

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: A view from the tower of the Racine Court House looking north.

Photograph

Racine Velodrome

Date: 1897 after

Description: Aerial view drawing of a velodrome with racers on the oval track and stands full of spectators. Signage on the outer wall indicates that it is the Racine A...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the residence of D.A. Olin with a horse-drawn vehicle and pedestrians located throughout the foreground.

Photograph

Racine Bridge

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A bridge in Racine next to the "Ye Old Horlick's Boat Livery".

Date: 1904 

Description: This map is mounted on cloth and shows streets, railways, and city wards. A stamp in the right margin reads: "The Library of Congress, one copy received Fe...

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

Train Wreck

Date: 1914 

Description: Elevated view of the wreck of a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad train at Corliss. A large crowd of men are watching as a Bucyrus crane is lifting a car b...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. building, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1887 

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

Photograph

Bicycle Racers

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Three men (Charles Crane, unidentified man, and Stuart Harbridge) in racing gear on a triplet tandem bike in front of racer Al Bauman on the Racine Athleti...

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: 1907-01-18 

Description: This map shows Lake Michigan, streets, schools, churches, businesses, cemeteries, parks, and railroads. Relief is shown by contours; depths are shown by so...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Rear elevation of the Johnson Wax Administration Building during construction. Construction sheds and a crane are visible on the building site. The buildin...

Map or Atlas

Plan of Racine Harbor

Date: 1853-10 

Description: This map shows warehouses and proposed extensions of piers. Also included are notes on soundings and the proposed extensions. The upper right margin reads:...

Photograph

Tire Assembly Line

Date: 1928 

Description: Cutting machine at the Ajax Rubber Company of Racine. In the foreground the cutting machine automatically cuts frictioned fabric on the bias, then women w...

Date:  

Description: The Bradley house, the old home of Lucas Bradley, 512 Sixth St., north side of Sixth St., between Park and Villa. The little house at the right is the hom...

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: A car drives on a main street in a downtown business district.

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