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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Stephen Bull residence before enlargement. Edna Billings appears at the right.

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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...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the S.C. Johnson and Son Wax Co. building.

Date: 1927 

Description: Earthwork four miles southwest of Racine, used during the Civil War in light artillery target practice to stop solid shot. Joseph Cooper is waving the flag...

Date: 1930-09-15 

Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler, Sr., (with flower in his lapel), who was campaigning for re-election, took time out for a baseball game at Horlick Athletic Fiel...

Date: 1914 ca.

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

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Train Wreck

Date: 1927-07 

Description: On-lookers survey a wreck on the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway.

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: 1940 ca.

Description: Interior view of a hallway in the S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. building.

Date: 1928 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Wallis certified tractors and J.I. Case power farming implements. The cover features a color illustration of an overhe...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Looking east across Pine Street at Jacob Black's dry goods store, with a display of hand fans in front window; Schwaller's Real Estate company is above Bla...

Date: 1901 ca.

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

Date: 1935 ca.

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from Lake Michigan towards the shoreline at Racine looking southwest.

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Corliss Post Office

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Post office, with seven men and a boy standing in front. Corliss is now called Sturtevant.

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Man at Chautauqua

Date: 1906 

Description: A man in bow tie and suspenders sits in front of a small tent. Next to him is a rocking chair with a sign on it that says "Don't you see I'm Lonely." Writt...

Date: 1936 

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of William Horlick (1846-1936), by Harold A. Stewart.

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Crop Sprayer

Date: 1913 

Description: A horse-drawn power sprayer being used on truck crops in the Racine area.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Case Residence.

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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...

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