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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...

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The Corliss Club

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Description: Exterior view of The Corliss Club.

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Machine Factory

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and boys pose outside a machine factory in Corliss. Almost all of them are similarly dressed in dark hats, jackets, and pants.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: East Park Racine with fountain and two small girls.

Date: 1933-03-30 

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

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: East Park Fountain.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Exterior view from across street of the Racine County Court House.

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Racine Wagon Works

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Racine Wagon Works building with railroad tracks in the foreground.

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Description: Cooking short course class at the Rochester under the supervision of Nellie Kedzie Jones.

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Elevated view of east side of Main Street, with Langlois & Robilliard visible at 137 Main Street.

Date: 1888 

Description: Elevated view from city hall of commercial street in downtown area.

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Description: A building on a main street in Corliss, which may be a general store. There are many advertising signs on and near the building. A dog lies on the front st...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: The John W. Coleman residence at 617 Lake Avenue formerly known as Chatham Street. It was built in 1850 and was one of the early brick houses in Racine.

Date: 1968 

Description: View of the Golden Rondelle with the Johnson Wax Research Tower in the background taken from the northeast corner of Franklin and 14th Streets.There is a p...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Young farmer Harvey A. Nelson, holding onto a large horse's lead, stands next to an International truck at Gray View Farm. The truck's front bumper bears b...

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Methodist Parsonage

Date:  

Description: A Methodist Episcopal parsonage on Park Avenue and Water Street.

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Heg Residence

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The home of Col. E.H. Heg. This building now stands on the site of the loghouse where the first of Nordlyset was printed.

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Racine Roundhouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: The locomotive "D.K. Bush," which was built in the Racine shops of the Western Union Railroad in 1879, the same year in which the line came into the posses...

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Mormon House

Date: 1935 

Description: Front view of the Mormon house.

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Description: Interior view of the Racine Public Library. Reverse of cardboard backing reads: "Part of Children's Room." In the foreground are reading tables with lamps,...

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