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St. Matthews Church

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the exterior of St. Matthews Church.

Photograph

Sheridan Road

Date: 1937-11-17 

Description: Looking northeast on Sheridan Road (State Highway 42) at Sheridan Road Grade Crossing.

Date: 1861 

Description: Depths shown by soundings. Shows township and sections, landownership and acreages, roads, railroads, and buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congres...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Slightly elevated view of a feed warehouse at the railroad yards. There is a truck scale with the word "Chicago" in front of the warehouse. A freight car i...

Date: 1844-10 ca.

Description: A variant of a wood engraving dated October, 1844. Incorporated as the villiage of Southport in 1841 (so-named because it was the southern-most natural har...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

"Southport American" Whig Publication

Date: 1845-08-02 

Description: Front page of "Southport American."

Photograph

E.G. Simmons House

Date: 1907 

Description: The home of E.G. Simmons.

Date: 1836-10-19 

Description: This 1836 manuscript map shows the sections, windfalls, marshes, streams, prairies, acreages, and former mouth of the Pike River in what is now the eastern...

Date: 1910 

Description: Map shows routes, post offices, churches, schools, houses, and roads on the rural delivery service route in blue lines. An explanation key appears on the l...

Postcard

Columbus School

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Columbus School in Kenosha.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.

Date: 1921 

Description: Mr. Charles Abbott and another male worker in the Timekeeper's office.

Photograph

Camperdown Elms

Date: 1963-09 

Description: A well-matched pair of weeping elms (Ulmus glabra camperdownii) obscuring the front of a two-story house. A swollen ring around the trunk of each tr...

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Description: The Middle Street bridge over the Pike River.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: A land inventory map of Kenosha County. The top left features a legend of "Land Cover" and "Roads and Other Improvements". Lake Michigan is labelled to the...

Date: 1920 

Description: Don Ameche poses with his junior basketball team at Franklin School. He was ten-years-old and captain of the team.

Photograph

Kenosha High School

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Kenosha High School.

Photograph

Wiesman Inn

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Close-up of the former Wiesman Inn, now a farmhouse.

Date: 1844-10 ca.

Description: View from a pile-driver on the north pier of the community then known as Southport. The pier visible at left center, constructed between 1840-1842, was th...

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Description: Exterior view from lawn of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. The library opened in 1900 and was funded with a gift of $150,000 from G.M. Simmons.

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