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Automobiles in Wisconsin History
Description: Looking northeast on Sheridan Road (State Highway 42) at Sheridan Road Grade Crossing.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Railway depot.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Kenosha.
Description: Rotary snowplow manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.
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...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Lamb's Hotel on a dirt road. The hotel is also called Bewersdorf's Hotel.
Date: 1857 ca.
Description: This map with north oriented toward the lower left shows the United States North and South Piers. Lake shores from 1855, 1856, and 1857 are labeled. Depths...
A Collection of Photographs
Description: The buildings of Allen & Sons Tannery with boats carrying supplies in the foreground.
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...
Description: Gasoline rail car manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.
Description: A side view of vehicle manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company, used to carry employees to and from work in mines. This vehicle was apparently...
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...
Description: This map is a survey of Kenosha Harbor and shows local streets, public buildings, local businesses, and part of Lake Michigan. Included is text on sailing...
Description: Side view of an early rotary snowplow truck manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Description: A map showing the roads, railroads, towns, cities and villages, streams and lakes, airports, schools, churches, cemeteries, and golf courses in Kenosha Cou...
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: 1878 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of a large crowd on a pier waiting for a crowded steam excursion boat.
Description: Man standing in front of a Chicago and Northwestern railroad boxcar sitting on railroad tracks. The sides of the car are splintered, destroyed by an explos...
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