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Racine — Air City

Date: 1931-06-12 

Description: The letterhead stationery of a Racine economic development committee reads: "Air City, Where the Air-Minded Live," The design shows airplanes and even a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from Lake Michigan towards the shoreline at Racine looking southwest.

Date: 1858 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, landownership, buildings, railroads, roads, wards, points of interest, parks, and cemeteries. Also included are illu...

Date: 2008 

Description: Located at 100 South Jefferson Street, started out as a Phillips 66 service station, built in 1935. It is currently Uncle Harry's Frozen Custard.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereoview of lumber hooker ships in the Racine harbor on the Root River. The 4th St. bridge spans the river at left and the Racine Agricultural Works buil...

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:  date unknown

Description: Boy standing below the Golden Rondelle with the Johnson Wax Research Tower in the background. Workers on scaffolding can be seen on the tower in the distan...

Date: 1914 ca.

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

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the railroad crossing where rubber paving was used for the first time in the United States.

Photograph

Corliss Train Depot

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the train depot with two trains on the tracks.

Date: 2008 

Description: Filling station built in 1927, at 148 West Chestnut Street, by Jack Hansen.

Photograph

Racine Wagon Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Racine Wagon Works building with railroad tracks in the foreground.

Date:  

Description: Train depot workers pose in front of a train at the depot. There is a sign that reads "This Train For Milwaukee".

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: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the buildings located on what is thought to be the east side of Main Street, including a physician and surgeon's office and a bank.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Elevated view of harbor, boats, and factories.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Advertisement of the Hurlbut Manufacturing Company of Racine, the home of several wagon manufacturing firms during the 19th Century. Hurlbut began manufac...

Photograph

Racine House

Date: 1839 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Racine House with multiple horse-drawn wagons and figures standing in front.

Date: 1869 

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

Date: 1928 

Description: Rubber workers making tires at the Ajax Rubber Company plant in Racine.

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