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Photograph

WPA Art Project

Date: 1935 after

Description: Santos Zingale (1908-1999), then an unemployed artist, working on the cartoon phase of a WPA mural he was painting in Racine. The preliminary sketch from w...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Scene in a small city park showing a group of local women serving luncheon to soldiers recently returned from service in the first World War. Very possibly...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: A log cabin in Heg Memorial Park, built in 1837.

Date: 1961 

Description: Letter from James V. Rizzo, Chairman of the Racine AFL-CIO Council's Community Service Committee, to Leland E. Johnson, President of the Racine Community S...

Photograph

Graham Residence

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Detailed view of the living room ceiling within the residence of Frederick Graham.

Photograph

Frank Korizek

Date: 1883-04 

Description: Quarter-length studio profile portrait of Frank Korizek, at the age of 64 years old.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the railroad crossing where rubber paving was used for the first time in the United States.

Date: 1922 

Description: Poster encouraging voters toward the Socialist ticket regarding government ownership of railroads and coal mines.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Main Street looking north from Fifth Street.

Map or Atlas

Plan of Racine Harbor

Date: 1853-10 

Description: This map shows warehouses and proposed extensions of piers. Also included are notes on soundings and the proposed extensions. The upper right margin reads:...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Interior of the main lobby of the Johnson Wax Building during construction. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Island Park in Racine.

Postcard

Pumping Station

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a pumping station.

Date: 1886 

Description: The Killbourne residence, the home of E. B. Kilbourne, 927 Superior Avenue.

Photograph

Log Cabin

Date: 1932 

Description: View of a log cabin in Colonel Heg Memorial Park. Built in 1837, the cabin was the homestead of the Even Hansen Heg family after they emigrated from Lier,...

Photograph

Racine Wagon Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Racine Wagon Works building with railroad tracks in the foreground.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: King Strang cottage, Mormon house.

Photograph

Washington School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Washington School with a group of children standing in front of it.

Date: 1987 ca.

Description: This 1987 map of Racine and Kenosha counties, Wisconsin, shows towns, sections, cities and villages, zip code boundaries, highways and roads, bicycle route...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1888 

Description: Looking north on Main Street, from the Square, Manufacturer's National Bank at 440 Main Street.

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