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Date: 1908 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Racine Chapter of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks wearing suits, hats with oversized brims with large flower deco...

Photograph

Racine College

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Stereographic view of Taylor Hall on the Racine College campus with multiple individuals standing on its front lawn.

Map or Atlas

Dover Township

Date: 1858 

Description: Plat map of Dover Township in Racine County.

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Draft of a letter from the Racine Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People regarding voter registration and organized votin...

Photograph

College Chapel

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Stereographic view of a chapel on the campus of Racine College with a man standing in front of it.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: This map of Racine includes an indexed street directory, schools, public buildings, parks, directory of buildings, and churches. The map includes 3 illustr...

Date: 1888 

Description: Exterior view of St. Catherine's Academy.

Photograph

Case Strike

Date: 1960 

Description: Three men pose together on a picket line at the Case plant. The man in the center holds a sign reading "Case Local demands justice." The Case eagle on a gl...

Photograph

Arthur Pugh

Date: 1885 

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Arthur Pugh standing. He was the captain of the Lakeside Polo Club. He is wearing a cap, athl...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Hand-colored view of the exterior of a high school. A horse is grazing in the yard on the right.

Postcard

Old Ladies' Home

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of an "old ladies' home."

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: An industrial area in Corliss.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Racine Public Library. The building was funded with a donation from Andrew Carnegie. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "1904, co...

Photograph

Klinkert Hotel

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: The first Klinkert Hotel. It burned down around 1905, and was replaced by the brick structure with the same name. Signs advertising Harper Rye are on eithe...

Date: 1928 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Wallis certified tractors and J.I. Case power farming implements. The cover features a color illustration of an overhe...

Photograph

Labor Day Festival

Date: 1988-09-06 

Description: A young girl listens to a speech at the Racine Laborfest. She holds a balloon imprinted with the slogan, "Buy Union Buy American."

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: This map of Racine is oriented with north to the right and shows labeled streets, Lake Michigan, and points of interest. There are manuscript annotations i...

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.

Photograph

Island Park

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Island Park, from Washington Park Drive, looking north from the west end of Kinzie Avenue bridge.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the M.E. Church.

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