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Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Cars in the driveway in front of the Herbert F. Johnson Residence, "Wingspread," during construction. The residence was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Portions of the rear elevation of the Herbert F. Johnson Residence, "Wingspread," during construction. Portions of the trellis structure and a small corner...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Watercolor design for a conservation poster made by a Wisconsin high school student as part of a competition. The poster has an image of pine trees in a me...


Racine Trolley

Date: 1891 

Description: View across road construction towards a horse-drawn trolley on railroad tracks on Racine Street. Men and children are standing near piles of road building...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Rear elevation of the Herbert F. Johnson Residence, "Wingspread," during construction. The residence was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and completed in 19...


Description: A woman stands near a sign welcoming Democrats to Racine County. Political signs say: "Lt. Governor Hephner", "Garvey U.S. Senate", and Matt Flynn U.S. Sen...

Map or Atlas

Plan of Racine Harbor

Date: 1853-10 

Description: This map shows warehouses and proposed extensions of piers. "Note: The soundings are in feet and tenths." The upper left margin reads: "Senate Ex. Doc. No....

Date: 1905-05-25 

Description: Black and white postcard of a view of the Fox River as it flows through Burlington. The shoreline is wooded. Red text below reads, "View of Fox River, Burl...

Date: 1869 

Description: The Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot. Included in the photograph is an omnibus operated by Major Throup.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length portrait of Mary Goetsch Krueger at age 15 with her brother Herman.



Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the fencing used for landscaping at Herbert F. Johnson's Residence, "Wingspread".


Third Ward School

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Third ward school, with students in front.


Island Park

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Island Park, looking south from the east end of Kinzie Avenue bridge.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Looking east across Pine Street at the F. A. Schwaller Music Store / Schwaller's Real Estate Office, flanked by Theodore Riel's dry goods and grocery store...


Description: Hand-colored postcard view of the Reef Lighthouse in Lake Michigan off the shore of Racine. A person is standing to the left of the lighthouse.


Hotel Racine

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Hotel Racine.

Date: 1898 

Description: The E. T. Billings Residence, Lake Avenue. Mr. Billings was a prominent commercial photographer.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The Taylor Orphan Asylum, view from the rear.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Franklin School.


Sixth Ward School

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Sixth Ward School.

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