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Description: The first Kenosha High School.
Description: Depths shown by soundings. Shows township and sections, landownership and acreages, roads, railroads, and buildings. "Entered according to Act of Congres...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View from the shore of Kenosha's North Pier and lighthouse. Waves are breaking on the shore of Lake Michigan.
Description: Friday night, April 10th, 1942, at Clarence Sidesky's tavern, Route 3, Kenosha.
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.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Library Park in Kenosha.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Simmons Public Library and the Lincoln monument.
Description: The third of Kenosha County courthouses, located on the corner of Sheridan and 56th Street. The courthouse cost $1,000,000 to construct.
Description: Interior view of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. Reverse of cardboard mounting reads: "1899, cost $150,000, D. H. Burnham, Chicago, Arch." A second...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Close-up of the former Wiesman Inn, now a farmhouse.
Description: A man uses a post hole digger manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.
Description: Advertisement for a truck made by the Winther Motor Truck Company. Headline says, "Built for the Service - Trucks Now Must Yield".
Description: A man sits behind the steering wheel of an International truck utilized by K*A*T Corporation for multi-automobile hauling.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: The site of the encounter between Black Hawk and his followers and General Henry.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Lathrope Burgess home built in 1838.
Description: A High School in Kenosha.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The Kenosha water cure on the corner of N. Main and Grand Avenue. It was built in the 1840's for educational and religious purposes. It burned down in 1900...
Description: Interstate highways I-94 and I-43 running concurrently in Kenosha County.
Description: The Morgan Club House on the river.
Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.
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