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Description: Exterior of Winther Motor and Truck Company factory with a row of trucks in front, and workers posing in front of the trucks.
Description: Interior of the company president's office. President Martin P. Winther and a female worker are seated at desks.
Description: Two illegal gambling machines in the Paris Gardens, 6 miles west of Kenosha, on Highway 43. Three man area sitting at the bar.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A view across Kenosha harbor at the large Simmons Company factory building.
Description: Interstate highways I-94 and I-43 running concurrently in Kenosha County.
Description: Workers (Mr. R. Kahlor and Mr. V. Downing, Chief Engineer) in the Drafting Room in the Winther Motor Company factory.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: The residence of O.S. Head. A man is sitting in the foreground on a wrap-around bench.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Boys outside tent that has sign, "Boys of the Hawthorne" above its door. This picture is identified as the Chicago Traveling Club's trip #8.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Longwell house, residence of Hugh Longwell. It was used for the first school in Somers Township.
Description: Elevated view of college teachers, non-tenured, at UW-Parkside protesting the decision to not renew their contracts.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: The Durkee House built by Charles Durkee in 1843.
Description: Workers in the Assembly Room of Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Description: View down double set of railroad tracks towards a Milwaukee Road train, with the engineer about to board. Other men are standing in the background.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Church built by Austin Kellogg and his brothers around 1837 and was completed in 1840. It is the first Protestant church in this section of the state. An a...
Description: View from shoreline of a large crowd on a pier waiting for a crowded steam excursion boat.
Description: A tent of the Chicago Traveling Club with a sign on it saying "Always Hungry," and men with walking sticks, straw hats and a flute lounging on the ground i...
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...
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Ox-drawn cart in which Mr. and Mrs. Salmon Upson traveled from Connecticut in 1838.
Description: Mr. Charles Abbott and another male worker in the Timekeeper's office.
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: Kemper Hall on the shore of Lake Michigan. Durkee Mansion can be seen with Chapel in the background.
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