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Description: This map was created from a survey made in December 1855 and shows local streets, proposed roads, railroads, the lake shore, bridge wharfs, the basin, the...
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.
Description: Exterior view from lawn 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.
Description: Map shows routes, post offices, churches, schools, houses, and roads on the rural delivery service route in blue lines. An explanation key appears on the l...
Description: Rotary snowplow manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.
Description: Workers in the Assembly Room of Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: A map which includes the ink and pencil annotations showing the sections, sold parcels of land, and streams and lakes on a printed township base map for T...
Description: Looking northeast on Sheridan Road (State Highway 42) at Sheridan Road Grade Crossing.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Lathrope Burgess home built in 1838.
Description: This map, which shows the Fox River and the likely location of a Mascoutin village near Berlin, Wisconsin, was published in the Proceedings of the State Hi...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The residence of L.S. Fowler. A man petting a dog and a woman stand in front of the home.
Description: William Swift (Purchasing Agent) and Bill Evans (Assistant Purchasing Agent) at desks in the office of Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Description: Two unidentified workers in an office at Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Description: Unveiling of the Abraham Lincoln Statue in front of the Gilbert Simmons Memorial Library.
Description: Side view of an early rotary snowplow manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Description: Portion of a letter regarding the incorporation of the Badger Brass Manufacturing Company.
Description: The second YMCA building in Kenosha being used as a commercial structure at the time of the photograph.
A Collection of Photographs
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Assembly line of the American Motors Company, formerly Nash Motors, in Kenosha.
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