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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.

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.

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.

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,...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: King Strang cottage, Mormon house.

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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...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the great workroom of the administration building, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Johnson Wax Administration and Research Center.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man sits in a chair in a Schwaller Music Store on Pine Street. Various pianos are on display. There are signs for Sohmer Pianos and New Home...

Postcard

Old Ladies' Home

Date: 1910 ca.

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

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Racine Public Library.

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