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Date:  date unknown

Description: The first Kenosha High School.

Photograph

Durkee House

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: The Durkee House built by Charles Durkee in 1843.

Photograph

L.S. Fowler House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The residence of L.S. Fowler. A man petting a dog and a woman stand in front of the home.

Map or Atlas

Kenosha, Wis.

Date: 1882-12 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Kenosha.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Simmons Public Library and the Lincoln monument.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraving of a wooden shack on a Lake Michigan beach surrounded by rowboats, a campfire, and a wooded bluff. Two men stand on the beach near the water.

Photograph

Pennoyer Sanitarium

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Pennoyer Sanitarium, later called the Pennoyer Home. The structure was built in 1890 on the north end of Milwaukee Avenue. It was later used as St. Cat...

Photograph

Kellogg Tavern

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A large wooden classical revival style building identified as the Kellogg Tavern in Kellogg's Corner, part of Somers township.

Photograph

Kemper Hall

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: Kemper Hall on the shore of Lake Michigan. Durkee Mansion can be seen with Chapel in the background.

Photograph

Wiesman Inn

Date: 1930 ca.

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

Photograph

Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: View along tracks towards the depot with a tall train order signal near the doorway. A chalkboard schedule is posted near a window. Luggage and a pile of s...

Photograph

Kenosha High School

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Kenosha High School.

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...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1872 

Description: Looking down Main Street.

Photograph

Lake Shore Road

Date: 1913 

Description: Lake Shore Road in Somers.

Photograph

I.G. Merrill House

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: The home of I.G. Merrill on the corner of Ann Street (now called Sheridan Road) and Prairie Avenue.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The home of Milton H. Pettit, built about 1899.

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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...

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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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