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Date: 1936 ca.

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

Date: 1914-09-02 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the survivors of the 22nd Wisconsin Volunteer Regiment at their reunion.

Date: 1942 

Description: This map of Burlington shows plat of the town, city limits, section lines, 1/4 section lines of the plat sections, roads, railroads, rivers, and lakes. The...

Date: 1905-05-25 

Description: Black and white postcard of a view of the Fox River as it flows through Burlington. The shoreline is wooded. Red text below reads, "View of Fox River, Burl...

Photograph

Methodist Parsonage

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Methodist Episcopal parsonage, 932 Lake Avenue.

Photograph

Hocking Residence

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Hocking residence.

Postcard

Old Ladies' Home

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of an "old ladies' home."

Date: 1927 

Description: Earthwork four miles southwest of Racine, used during the Civil War in light artillery target practice to stop solid shot. Joseph Cooper is waving the flag...

Photograph

Meinhardt Bank

Date: 1935 

Description: Front view of Meinhardt Bank from the street.

Date: 1885 

Description: Monument Square.

Photograph

Soldier's Monument

Date: 1884 

Description: Proposed Soldier's Monument illustration (erected in 1884) printed on a certificate of membership to the Racine Soldiers Monument Association.

Photograph

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...

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: 1958-11-03 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, some landownership, streets, and limits of the proposed village. The map includes certificate by the s...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: This map of Racine includes an indexed street directory, schools, public buildings, parks, directory of buildings, and churches. The map includes 3 illustr...

Date: 1865 

Description: This map shows a proposed extension and the shore line of Sept. ’65. Lake Michigan is labeled. Depths are shown by soundings.

Date: 1961-11-30 

Description: Group portrait of seventh and eighth grade students from Raymond School with their teacher, Mr. Philbrick.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: This map of Racine's business section is oriented with the north to the right and shows businesses and lot owners. Businesses, streets, and the Root River...

Date: 1896 

Description: This 1896 map of Racine and Kenosha counties, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities, villages and post offices, roads, rail...

Photograph

Story Time

Date: 1967-09-26 

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

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