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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...

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: View of the Johnson Wax Research and Development Tower under construction.

Map or Atlas

Plan of Racine Harbor

Date: 1853-10 

Description: This map shows warehouses and proposed extensions of piers. "Note: The soundings are in feet and tenths." The upper left margin reads: "Senate Ex. Doc. No....

Date: 1886 

Description: View of the west side of Superior Street, looking north.

Photograph

Railroad Yard

Date: 1964 

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

Date: 1936-02 

Description: Winter scene featuring a Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul train from the front with snow thrower attached to the engine. Smoke billows to the right and power l...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men repairing railroad track near Racine.

Postcard

The Rock Garden

Date:  date unknown

Description: A color postcard of a rock garden with a rustic bridge and koi pond. Two monks are reading on the bridge.

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...

Map or Atlas

Racine County

Date: 1975 

Description: This map shows settlers, Indian trails, roads, marshes, and forests as they appeared in 1800-1840. "A bicentennial map of Racine County for the benefit of...

Date: 1928 

Description: Rubber workers making tires at the Ajax Rubber Company plant in Racine.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Looking east across Pine street at the storefronts of J. Wien's clothing, dry goods, and grocery store, Black's Dry Goods store, Schwaller's Real Estate Of...

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map shows plots and streets as well at the Root River. The bottom margin and back of the map include extensive certifications.

Map or Atlas

Plan of Racine Harbor

Date: 1853-10 

Description: This map shows warehouses and proposed extensions of piers. Also included are notes on soundings and the proposed extensions. The upper right margin reads:...

Date: 1900 ca.

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

Date: 1925 ca.

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

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: This map includes an index on the right margin of industrial plants, churches, schools, and public buildings. Streets, the Rock River, Lake Michigan, parks...

Photograph

West Main Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of West Main Street.

Date: 1914 ca.

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

Date: 1887 

Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin National Guard encampment at Racine County fairgrounds. Several tents are set up in the background, while visitors mingle in...

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