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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View from the shore of Kenosha's North Pier and lighthouse. Waves are breaking on the shore of Lake Michigan.

Date: 1973 ca.

Description: Map shows sections, trails, roads, and locations of ancient burial grounds, hills, groves, and settlers. Printed in brown ink.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1872 

Description: Looking down Main Street.

Photograph

Wiesman Inn

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the former Wiesman Inn, now a farmhouse.

Date: 1861 

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

Photograph

Battle Hollow

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: The site of the encounter between Black Hawk and his followers and General Henry.

Date: 1891 

Description: A barn raising on the farm of Alva Paddock in the township of Salem on Geneva Road, Highway 50.

Photograph

St. Matthews Church

Date: 1880 ca.

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

Date: 1908 

Description: A High School in Kenosha.

Photograph

Group Picnicking

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: A large group of men, women and children having a picnic under the trees.

Date: 1921 

Description: Interior of a stockroom at the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory.

Date: 1921 

Description: Front view of a snowplow with four wheel drive manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.

Date: 1958 

Description: Edward and Manny Chulew at the Chulew Furniture store.

Photograph

Baptist Church

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A Baptist church in Kenosha built in 1848 that is now no longer standing.

Photograph

YMCA Building

Date: 1934 

Description: The second YMCA building in Kenosha being used as a commercial structure at the time of the photograph.

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Description: Exterior view 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. The building i...

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...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the wagon shop of John B. Pirsch of Kenosha whose father, Nicholas Pirsch, had begun building buggies and wagons in 1857. Several men pose...

Date: 1942-04 

Description: Two illegal gambling machines in the Brass Ball Tavern.

Date: 1921 

Description: Workers in the Assembly Room of Winther Motor and Truck Company.

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