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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Racine and Mississippi freight and passenger depot with multiple individuals lined up on the platform.

Photograph

View of Root River

Date: 1869 

Description: A stereograph view of Root River in Racine.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Horlick's Food Company of Racine, Wisconsin, from the 1890s, showing the Horlick's factory, a dairy maid with a cow and a container of Ho...

Postcard

Monument Square

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view of Monument Square looking south. In the bottom right corner, a man sits on a bench looking at the fountain. The Civil War Soldi...

Date: 1942-03-10 

Description: Two illegal gambling machines in a tavern on Highway 41, about one mile south of the Racine County Line. A man in a hat stands on the left, facing away.

Photograph

Margaret E. Cooper

Date:  

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

Photograph

Johnson Wax Company

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Interior hallway view of the Johnson Wax Co. building.

Photograph

One Room School

Date: 1914 

Description: Unidentified one-room school in Racine County. Transportation to better consolidated schools was one significant improvement that motorized vehicles broug...

Date: 1947-09-30 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the first through eighth grade students of Garfield School.

Date: 1942 

Description: Two young boys in a pile of metal collected from a scrap drive in front of the Farmers Mercantile Company, an International Harvester dealership. A man sta...

Photograph

New Deal Road Work

Date: 1936-07-21 ca.

Description: Workers toil in the sun on the roadside, as a part of the Works Progress Administration (WPA). As a program of the New Deal, it was provided to create jobs...

Date: 1935 ca.

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

Date: 1901 

Description: A crew of construction workers paving North Main Street with brick.

Photograph

Racine Velodrome

Date: 1897 after

Description: Aerial view drawing of a velodrome with racers on the oval track and stands full of spectators. Signage on the outer wall indicates that it is the Racine A...

Photograph

Milk Strike

Date: 1934-01-10 

Description: Milk strikers and a pile of empty milk cans next to railroad tracks. Bill Nemeth (left) is pouring out milk in an attempt to create a shortage that would r...

Date: 1933-03-30 

Description: Horlick's Malted Milk Corporation depot with receiving trucks.

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...

Photograph

Johnson Wax Company

Date: 1951 

Description: Aerial view of the Johnson Wax Company building.

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: Artist rendition of the exterior view of the research and development tower of the Johnson Wax building.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Racine Public Library. The building was funded with a donation from Andrew Carnegie. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "1904, co...

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