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Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: The site of the encounter between Black Hawk and his followers and General Henry.
Date: date unknown
Description: Napkin from Brewmaster's Pub in Kenosha advertising itself as the Midwest's first brew pub. The graphic on the napkin includes a beer stein and a stalk of...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Lamb's Hotel on a dirt road. The hotel is also called Bewersdorf's Hotel.
Date: 1861-08-24 ca.
Description: Civil War Era Union recruitment poster for Fox River Zouaves.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: People seated in a small steamboat tied at a pier on a lake. A flag flies from the bow and there is a two-story frame house on the shore. This photograph m...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Leet house, site of the first town meeting of the Township of Somers.
Description: The third of Kenosha County courthouses, located on the corner of Sheridan and 56th Street. The courthouse cost $1,000,000 to construct.
Description: Exterior view of park in front of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library, with the Soldiers and Sailors monument. The library opened in 1900 and was funded...
Description: Truck with attached crane manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.
Description: Interior of the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory showing finished truck frames.
Description: A truck with an attached crane manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Description: Advertisement for a truck made by the Winther Motor Truck Company. Headline says, "Built for the Service - Trucks Now Must Yield".
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Columbus School in Kenosha.
Description: View down double set of railroad tracks towards a Milwaukee Road train, with the engineer about to board. Other men are standing in the background.
Description: Chicago Traveling Club, trip #8, to Twin Lakes, Wisconsin. The campers are seated at a long table preparing to eat an outdoor meal.
Description: Library Park in Kenosha.
Description: An aerial view of Kenosha in the winter.
Description: Side view of a posthole digger manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory mounted on a Caterpillar tractor.
Description: Men working on a tire press in the Winther Motor Company factory.
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