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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: 1905 ca.

Description: Kenosha County's second Court House located at the southeast corner of Market and Sheridan Road. It was built in 1885 and razed in 1925.

Date: 1921 

Description: H.P. Lundskow demonstrating the usage of a posthole digger manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.

Photograph

Mail Carrier

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite of a mailman dressed in his full uniform gazing at at piece of mail. He carries his mail pouch over his shoulder.

Date: 1921 

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

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

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Description: Plant of the United Refrigerator and Ice Machine company.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.

Date: 1979 

Description: Interstate highways I-94 and I-43 running concurrently in Kenosha County.

Date: 1921 

Description: Exterior of Winther Motor and Truck Company factory with a row of trucks in front, and workers posing in front of the trucks.

Date: 2008 

Description: Constructed by Gregario Gallo in 1923 and 1924, the building at 2122 Sixtieth Street, incorporated concrete pilasters and an entablature with a plain friez...

A Collection of Photographs

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

Date: 1921 

Description: Interior of the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory showing finished truck frames.

Date: 1921 

Description: A stockroom at the Winther Motor Company factory.

Photograph

Early Fire Truck

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Automobile Combination Chemical Engine and Hose Wagon. When the manufacturer, the Peter Pirsch Company of Kenosha, donated this image to the Historical So...

Date: 1948 

Description: This map shows a list of polling places by ward and precinct in the left margin, a list of assembly districts, and additional handwritten notes. Lake Michi...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Chicago and Northwestern Railway depot.

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...

Date: 1921 

Description: A side view of vehicle manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company, used to carry employees to and from work in mines. This vehicle was apparently...

Postcard

Hotel Dayton

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Hotel Dayton in Kenosha.

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