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Photograph

Alex Burch

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Description: Oval-shaped head and shoulders portrait of Alex Burch.

Photograph

Margaret E. Cooper

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Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Margaret Cooper, who was one of the first children born in Racine.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front cover of a booklet produced by the Massey-Harris Company to advertise Wallis Certified Tractors. The cover features an illustration showing two men w...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of an aerial view of Cerami's Island View Hotel Motel Resort on the shore of Brown's Lake.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Back cover of a booklet produced by the Massey-Harris Company to advertise Wallis Certified Tractors. The page features photographs of tractors in use on f...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: The John W. Coleman residence at 617 Lake Avenue formerly known as Chatham Street. It was built in 1850 and was one of the early brick houses in Racine.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Main Street looking north from Fifth Street.

Ever wonder why beer is so popular in Wisconsin? Wisconsin history is full of breweries and beer.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1888 

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

Date: 1901 

Description: Thirteen unfinished houses in a row, on the horizon of a field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group portrait of the Racine Kiltie Drum & Bugle Corps. They are all posed with their instruments and wearing their uniforms. The uniforms have a Scottis...

Date: 1932 

Description: View of Lake Michigan from Memorial Hall.

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Map or Atlas

Bottomley First Floor

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Sketch of the first floor plan of the house of Mr. Edwin Bottomley.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Young girls at work in the Rochester Short Course sewing laboratory, with Nellie Kedzie Jones supervising their work. Many girls are doing handwork and so...

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...

Photograph

Island Park

Date: 1920 ca.

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

Date: 1972 ca.

Description: This map on 5 sheets features a title page sheet with business directory and shows section numbers, roads, railroads, saw mills, churches, blacksmith shops...

Date: 2008 

Description: Filling station built in 1927, at 148 West Chestnut Street, by Jack Hansen.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the main pier and harbor lighthouse from the Lake Michigan shoreline.

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