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Drawing

Racine College

Date: 1858 

Description: College at Racine.

Postcard

Water Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the water tower, also known as "Stand Pipe."

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Description: Interior view of the Racine Public Library. Reverse of cardboard backing reads: "Delivery Desk and Stacks." In the room is a large five-sided librarian's d...

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.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Aerial view of Wind Point lighthouse on the shore of Lake Michigan. A few neighboring homes are in the foreground. Some of the trees are displaying fall co...

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: View of the Johnson Wax Research and Development Tower under construction.

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Description: Interior view of the Racine Public Library. Reverse of cardboard backing reads: "Entrance from desk." In the foreground is a large five-sided librarian's d...

Photograph

Racine College

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: View of individuals standing on the front lawn of Taylor Hall on the campus of Racine College.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Exterior view of "The Orchard", which was possibly an inn, in Corliss.

Photograph

The Corliss Club

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of The Corliss Club.

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Description: Copy of artist's rendering of exterior view of a proposed Carnegie Branch Library in Racine. At bottom center it reads: "Design For Proposed, Carnegie Bran...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Construction workers at the Johnson Wax Building.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: An interior view of the Ada Meinhardt residence. There is an elaborate stairway with several musical instruments displayed below.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Racine College chapel.

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

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Date: 1915 

Description: Interior view of Racine Public Library Branch. In the room are two wooden benches on either side of a fireplace. A reading table is in the foreground, and...

Date: 2003-02-14 

Description: "JD's Fieldhouse, at 7641 Highway 38 in Caledonia, WI, was highly touted for their Fish Fries in Dennis Getto, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Restaurant Revi...

Date: 1903 

Description: Map shows location of government buildings, schools, churches, parks, and other points of interest. The upper left hand margin features a "Reference" secti...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Scourged Christ, St. Francis Monastery and College. The statue is behind bars, in front of a stone wall. On the right is a staine...

Postcard

Racine City Hall

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Racine City Hall.

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