1 2 3 4 5 6
.

Postcard

Water Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the water tower, also known as "Stand Pipe."

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...

Photograph

Happ Residence

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the home of M. Happ with a horse-drawn wagon and several figures standing in front of it.

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright, monitoring the construction and testing of load-bearing pylons for the Johnson Wax Building.

Date: 2003-02-14 

Description: "JD's Fieldhouse, at 7641 Highway 38 in Caledonia, WI, was highly touted for their Fish Fries in Dennis Getto, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Restaurant Revi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of an elevated view of the Nestle Chocolate Factory. Text on back reads, "This ultramodern plant was opened in 1966 to supply Nestle Chocola...

Photograph

Wingspread

Date: 1935 ca.

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

Photograph

Corliss Train Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Corliss train depot with railroad tracks in the foreground. A small group of men pose in front of the building.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Elevated view of harbor, boats, and factories.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of a hotel with a porch. People on posing on the sidewalk in front.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Alois Schwaller, youngest son of Frank A. and Susan Schmitt Schwaller, standing outside THE Schwaller home on an upturned metal "bushel basket" holding 10-...

Date: 1869 

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

Date: 1908 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Racine Chapter of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks wearing suits, hats with oversized brims with large flower deco...

Date: 1984-08-08 

Description: The winner of the sauerkraut eating contest, Don Bauer, stands triumphantly before his clean plate. A U.S. flag and a sign for the 34th Kraut Festival ador...

Photograph

Corliss Depot

Date:  

Description: A train on the tracks at the Corliss Depot. There is a sign in front of it that reads "This Train For Chicago".

Photograph

"Hill of Promise"

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Hill where the "Voree plates" were found.

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: 1914 ca.

Description: Outdoor view of Union veterans standing near a war memorial in a square downtown.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Front view of Dr. Valentine's house in Corliss.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Workman on the construction of the second floor of Herbert F. Johnson's Residence, "Wingspread," designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The residence was complete...

1 2 3 4 5 6

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.