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Date: 1921 

Description: Front view of gasoline rail car manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company, situated on railroad tracks.

Date: 1961 

Description: This is a photocopy of a map in blue line print that shows streets and places of interest. Inscribed in pen, at the bottom of the map, reads: "Sen. Zaborsk...

Map or Atlas

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Date: 1953 

Description: This map is a blue line print and shows streets as well as some points of interest.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a large crowd on a pier waiting for a crowded steam excursion boat.

Photograph

Sheridan Road

Date: 1937-11-17 

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

Date: 1946 

Description: International truck utilized by K*A*T Corporation for multi-automobile hauling. The truck is parked on a road with a river in the background.

Date: 1979 

Description: Interstate highways I-94 and I-43 running concurrently in Kenosha County.

Date: 1874-08-17 

Description: This manuscript drawing provides a side elevation, plan, and perspective view for a proposed lock on the Fox River.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Lamb's Hotel on a dirt road. The hotel is also called Bewersdorf's Hotel.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A nearly-completed automobile on the assembly line at Nash Motors in Kenosha.

Date: 1921 

Description: Rotary snowplow manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A printed color postcard of the Chicago & Milwaukee Electric Station.

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...

Date: 1946 

Description: International truck utilized by K*A*T Corporation for multi-automobile hauling. The driver is sitting behind the steering wheel looking out of the driver's...

A Collection of Photographs

Photographs of Winther Motor company offer insight into early 20th century manufacturing.

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.

Date: 1901 

Description: Thomas B. Jeffery's first Rambler automobile during a test for strength in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.

Date: 1857 

Description: This map was created from a survey made in December 1855 and shows local streets, proposed roads, railroads, the lake shore, bridge wharfs, the basin, the...

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