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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View from the shore of Kenosha's North Pier and lighthouse. Waves are breaking on the shore of Lake Michigan.

Date: 1901 

Description: Thomas B. Jeffery's first Rambler automobile during a test for strength in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Date: 1954-02-06 

Description: Group portrait of the Kenosha High School boys basketball team.

Date: 1942-04-10 

Description: Man playing an illegal 25 cent slot machine in the Valley Tavern, on Highway 42, two miles north of Kenosha.

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Kenosha Water Cure

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The Kenosha water cure on the corner of N. Main and Grand Avenue. It was built in the 1840's for educational and religious purposes. It burned down in 1900...

Date: 1921 

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

Date: 1921 

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

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O.S. Head House

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: The residence of O.S. Head. A man is sitting in the foreground on a wrap-around bench.

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Wiesman Inn

Date: 1930 ca.

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

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Description: Exterior view of park in front of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library, with the Soldiers and Sailors monument. The library opened in 1900 and was funded...

Date: 1921 

Description: Mr. Charles Abbott and another male worker in the Timekeeper's office.

Date: 1921 

Description: Front end view of a rotary snowplow used on mountain passes, manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Date: 1925 

Description: The third of Kenosha County courthouses, located on the corner of Sheridan and 56th Street. The courthouse cost $1,000,000 to construct.

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Baptist Church

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A Baptist church in Kenosha built in 1848 that is now no longer standing.

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Kenosha Cemetery

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The exterior wall along the Kenosha cemetery.

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Hole in Ground

Date: 1911-03-09 

Description: View looking down of a man standing among rubble and other debris at the bottom of a "300 ft. by 150 ft." hole in the ground from a powder explosion.

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Kemper Hall

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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Description: Exterior view of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. The library opened in 1900 and was funded with a gift of $150,000 from G.M. Simmons. The building i...

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Kellogg Tavern

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A large wooden classical revival style building identified as the Kellogg Tavern in Kellogg's Corner, part of Somers township.

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Pennoyer Sanitarium

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Pennoyer Sanitarium, later called the Pennoyer Home. The structure was built in 1890 on the north end of Milwaukee Avenue. It was later used as St. Cat...

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