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Description: Two illegal gambling machines in the Paris Gardens, 6 miles west of Kenosha, on Highway 43. Three man area sitting at the bar.
Description: Elevated view of college teachers, non-tenured, at UW-Parkside protesting the decision to not renew their contracts.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The exterior wall along the Kenosha cemetery.
Description: Men working on a tire press in the Winther Motor Company factory.
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...
Date: 1844-10 ca.
Description: View from a pile-driver on the north pier of the community then known as Southport. The pier visible at left center, constructed between 1840-1842, was th...
Description: The interior of the Truck Assembly Room at the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory.
Description: Truck with attached crane manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.
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: 1910 ca.
Description: The residence of L.S. Fowler. A man petting a dog and a woman stand in front of the home.
Description: Group portrait of the Kenosha High School boys basketball team.
Description: Unveiling of the Abraham Lincoln Statue in front of the Gilbert Simmons Memorial Library.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the former Wiesman Inn, now a farmhouse.
Description: The Camilla, a wood-burning locomotive that belonged to the Chicago & Northwestern Railway. The locomotive is decorated for the 4th of July, 1869.
Description: Kenosha City Hall and Public Square.
Description: Church built by Austin Kellogg and his brothers around 1837 and was completed in 1840. It is the first Protestant church in this section of the state. An a...
Description: Interstate highways I-94 and I-43 running concurrently in Kenosha County.
Description: Soldiers' Monument in Library Park.
Description: Factory workers in the Motor Assembly Department of the Winther Motor and Truck Company.
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