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Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Memorial Hospital. Text at top left reads "Memorial Hospital, Burlington, Wis.-12".

Photograph

Fratt House

Date: 1935 

Description: Exterior view of the east elevation of the Fratt house.

Date: ????-08-26 date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of St. John's Episcopal Church, surrounded by many trees. Text at the top reads "St. John's Episcopal Church, Burlington, Wis."

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Franklin School.

Date: 1960 

Description: Striking members of the United Automobile Workers Union, Local 180 posed outside the tractor works in Racine with a banner indicating their demands.

Photograph

Johnson Wax Company

Date: 1951 

Description: Aerial view of the Johnson Wax Company building.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men repairing railroad track near Racine.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Portions of the rear elevation of the Herbert F. Johnson Residence, "Wingspread," during construction. Portions of the trellis structure and a small corner...

Date: 1858 

Description: View of the Fourth Street bridge with various buildings in the background.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Johnson Wax research tower.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A well-dressed man sits in a chair in a Schwaller Music Store on Pine Street. Various pianos are on display. There are signs for Sohmer Pianos and New Home...

Photograph

Racine Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad freight depot.

Manuscript

Racine — Air City

Date: 1931-06-12 

Description: The letterhead stationery of a Racine economic development committee reads: "Air City, Where the Air-Minded Live," The design shows airplanes and even a...

Date: 1973-04 

Description: The city of Burlington is visited by Gaylord Nelson during an Earth Week celebration. The photograph shows a horse-drawn carriage riding down main street,...

Photograph

Story Time

Date: 1967-09-26 

Description: Young children listen to a story through earphones as a teacher's aid looks on.

Photograph

College Chapel

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Stereographic view of a chapel on the campus of Racine College with a man standing in front of it.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Rear elevation of the Herbert F. Johnson Residence, "Wingspread," during construction. The residence was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and completed in 19...

Photograph

Racine Court House

Date: 1888 

Description: Elevated view from the northwest of the Racine Court House.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of the First Presbyterian Church from the northeast.

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