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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.

Photograph

I.G. Merrill Home

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: The home of I.G. Merrill--located on the corner of Ann Street (now called Sheridan Road) and Prairie Avenue--in the winter.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A printed color postcard of the Chicago & Milwaukee Electric Station.

Date: 1920 

Description: Don Ameche poses with his junior basketball team at Franklin School. He was ten-years-old and captain of the team.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Napkin from Brewmaster's Pub in Kenosha advertising itself as the Midwest's first brew pub. The graphic on the napkin includes a beer stein and a stalk of...

Date: 1942-04 

Description: A man and woman posed at the bar in Nesbitt's Highway Tavern, on Highway 42, North of Kenosha. Gambling machines can be seen on the left.

Date: 1926-12-16 

Description: Portion of the dissolution letter regarding the Badger Brass Manufacturing Company.

Date: 1909-05-26 

Description: Unveiling of the Abraham Lincoln Statue in front of the Gilbert Simmons Memorial Library.

Photograph

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.

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: An original stone from the Methodist Episcopal Church built by Austin Kellogg around 1837.

Date: 1946 

Description: Man driving International truck utilized by K*A*T Corporation for multi-automobile hauling.

Date: 1869-07-04 

Description: The Camilla, a wood-burning locomotive that belonged to the Chicago & Northwestern Railway. The locomotive is decorated for the 4th of July, 1869.

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...

Photograph

Wiesman Inn

Date: 1930 ca.

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

A Collection of Photographs

Photographs of Winther Motor company offer insight into early 20th century manufacturing.

Date: 1921 

Description: Men working in the Stockroom of Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Date: 1921 

Description: Streetcar manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Date: 1921 

Description: Crated motors for trucks manufactured in the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory.

Photograph

Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: View along tracks towards the depot with a tall train order signal near the doorway. A chalkboard schedule is posted near a window. Luggage and a pile of s...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Brewmasters Amber beer label with a drawing of a mug of beer.

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