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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...
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...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: The residence of O.S. Head. A man is sitting in the foreground on a wrap-around bench.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: The site of the encounter between Black Hawk and his followers and General Henry.
Date: 1842 ca.
Description: Lithograph of Southport.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The exterior wall along the Kenosha cemetery.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: The Durkee house, residence of Charles Durkee.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: St. Matthews Church.
Description: This photocopy map shows a early sketch of the settlement Southport. Rivers, lakes, other settlements, county boundaries, and roads are labeled. A portion...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The home of photographer S.W. Truesdell with horse and sleigh.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of the railroad yards. There are numerous sheds and buildings, and piles of fuelwood and lumber. Freight cars are lined up on the tracks in f...
Description: Shops and stores on Main Street.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Kimball's Hall, one of the first brick buildings in Kenosha.
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...
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...
Description: This map shows a list of polling places by ward and precinct in the left margin, a list of assembly districts, and additional handwritten notes. Lake Michi...
Description: Exterior view from tree-lined cobblestone street of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. The library opened in 1900 and was funded with a gift of $150,00...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the exterior of St. Matthews Church.
Description: This map shows wards and precincts and includes a list of polling places by ward and precinct. The map reads: "Keep this Map...It Gives the Location of You...
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