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Date: 1860 

Description: A damaged Republican Party ticket for the Racine County Wisconsin slate headed by Abraham Lincoln and Hannibal Hamlin. Also of note on the ticket is Congre...

Date: 2003-02-14 

Description: "JD's Fieldhouse, at 7641 Highway 38 in Caledonia, WI, was highly touted for their Fish Fries in Dennis Getto, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Restaurant Revi...

Date: 2003-02-14 

Description: "Breanna joined Shirley when we visited JD's Fieldhouse in Caledonia."

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Hop pickers posing by stands of harvested hops.

Date: 1888 

Description: Elevated view from the Racine Court House of northeast Racine, with Lake Michigan visible to the right.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The H.S. Durand residence, now the Masonic Temple.

Date: 1946 

Description: Governor Walter Goodland and his wife Madge in their kitchen pickling pears.

Photograph

Methodist Parsonage

Date:  

Description: A Methodist Episcopal parsonage on Park Avenue and Water Street.

Postcard

Liggett's Resort

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of five views of Liggett's Resort on Brown's Lake. Front view, "Marine Dining Room", "Marine Bar", "Guest Room' and "Marine Lounge."

Postcard

Racine City Hall

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Racine City Hall.

Photograph

Machine Factory

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and boys pose outside a machine factory in Corliss. Almost all of them are similarly dressed in dark hats, jackets, and pants.

Photograph

One Room School

Date: 1914 

Description: Unidentified one-room school in Racine County. Transportation to better consolidated schools was one significant improvement that motorized vehicles broug...

Photograph

The Hotel Nelson

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Hotel Nelson, a brick building with Schlitz Beer signs on top.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: The Lewis Dickinson residence on the south side of State St. between LaSelle and Marquette Streets, the later site of Daniel Hall. Mrs. Dickinson is on th...

Date: 1934-03-13 

Description: Case company employees locked out of the Engineering Building.

Map or Atlas

Racine, Wisconsin

Date: 1956 

Description: This map of Racine includes a street directory and index of public buildings. Streets, points of interest, Lake Michigan, and the Root River are labeled. A...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Elevated view of harbor, boats, and factories.

Photograph

Racine Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station.

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: Artist rendition of the exterior view of the research and development tower of the Johnson Wax building.

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