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Date: 1958-11-03 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, some landownership, streets, and limits of the proposed village. The map includes certificate by the s...

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.

Date: 1955-09 

Description: Group portrait of first through eighth grade students at Garfield School, with their teacher, Grace Sorenson.

Photograph

Heg Residence

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The home of Col. E.H. Heg. This building now stands on the site of the loghouse where the first of Nordlyset was printed.

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: 1955-12-02 

Description: Group portrait of first through eighth grade students at Raymond Center School with their teacher, Gloria Bicha. One boy wears a Davy Crockett shirt.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereographic exterior view of the Murray-Kearney house.

Photograph

East Main Street

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Elevated view of east side of Main Street, with Raymond & Jones Hardware visible at 112 Main Street.

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...

Photograph

Railroad Yard

Date: 1964 

Description: Elevated view of train cars in a railway yard.

Date: 1961-11-30 

Description: Group portrait of seventh and eighth grade students from Raymond School with their teacher, Mr. Philbrick.

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Description: Interior of the White Oak's Restaurant = Rathskeller menu, with a sheet listing German specialties, as well as appetizers, steaks, and seafood.

Photograph

Morey Residence

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the residence of D.J. Morey, with multiple individuals standing in and around its front yard.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Fred Wild residence.

Date:  

Description: Tom Amlie with supporters and staff taken outside of headquarters. Ed Brown was a "fixer" sent by the party heads in Washington, D.C. Some of the unknown p...

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: 1904 

Description: This map is mounted on cloth and shows streets, railways, and city wards. A stamp in the right margin reads: "The Library of Congress, one copy received Fe...

Map or Atlas

Racine, Wisconsin

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: This map of Racine has labeled streets, the Root River, Lake Michigan, and includes manuscript annotations of newly annexed areas and African-American neig...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Aerial view of Wind Point lighthouse on the shore of Lake Michigan. A few neighboring homes are in the foreground. Some of the trees are displaying fall co...

Date: 1925 ca.

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

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