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Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: View along tracks towards the depot with a tall train order signal near the doorway. A chalkboard schedule is posted near a window. Luggage and a pile of s...

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St. Matthews Church

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the exterior of St. Matthews Church.

Date: 1921 

Description: Exterior of Winther Motor and Truck Company factory with a row of trucks in front, and workers posing in front of the trucks.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Slightly elevated view of a feed warehouse at the railroad yards. There is a truck scale with the word "Chicago" in front of the warehouse. A freight car i...

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Sheridan Road

Date: 1937-11-17 

Description: Looking northeast on Sheridan Road (State Highway 42) at Sheridan Road Grade Crossing.

Date: 1921 

Description: The interior of the Truck Assembly Room at the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory.

Date: 1921-10-05 

Description: Interior of the company president's office. President Martin P. Winther and a female worker are seated at desks.

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Mail Carrier

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite of a mailman dressed in his full uniform gazing at a piece of mail he is holding in his hands. He is carrying his mail pouch over his shoul...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A nearly-completed automobile on the assembly line at Nash Motors in Kenosha.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Street in Kenosha.

Date: 1869-07-04 

Description: The Camilla, a wood-burning locomotive that belonged to the Chicago & Northwestern Railway. The locomotive is decorated for the 4th of July, 1869.

Date: 1921 

Description: Side view of an early rotary snowplow manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company.

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I.G. Merrill House

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: The home of I.G. Merrill on the corner of Ann Street (now called Sheridan Road) and Prairie Avenue.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Lamb's Hotel on a dirt road. The hotel is also called Bewersdorf's Hotel.

Date: 1942-04 

Description: A man and woman posed at the bar in Nesbitt's Highway Tavern, on Highway 42, North of Kenosha. Gambling machines can be seen on the left.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The first Kenosha High School.

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Wiesman Inn

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the former Wiesman Inn, now a farmhouse.

Date: 1844-10 ca.

Description: A variant of a wood engraving dated October, 1844. Incorporated as the villiage of Southport in 1841 (so-named because it was the southern-most natural har...

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E.G. Simmons House

Date: 1907 

Description: The home of E.G. Simmons.

Date: 1921 

Description: Two unidentified workers in an office at Winther Motor and Truck Company.

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