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Description: Crated motors for trucks manufactured in the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory.
Description: Men working on a tire press in the Winther Motor Company factory.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Street in Kenosha.
Description: This map is a blue line print and shows streets as well as some points of interest.
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...
Description: Man playing an illegal 25 cent slot machine in the Valley Tavern, on Highway 42, two miles north of Kenosha.
Description: Unveiling of the Abraham Lincoln Statue in front of the Gilbert Simmons Memorial Library.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: The site of the encounter between Black Hawk and his followers and General Henry.
Description: Front view of gasoline rail car manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company, situated on railroad tracks.
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...
Description: Interior of the company president's office. President Martin P. Winther and a female worker are seated at desks.
Description: A construction site with a truck manufactured by Winther Motor and Truck Company. A forty foot boom is mounted on the truck. Workers are positioning a stee...
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...
Description: Kemper Hall on the shore of Lake Michigan with the Durkee Mansion and Simmons Gymnasium in background.
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: Library Park in Kenosha.
Description: This 1836 manuscript map shows the sections, windfalls, marshes, streams, prairies, acreages, and former mouth of the Pike River in what is now the eastern...
Description: Don Ameche poses with his junior basketball team at Franklin School. He was ten-years-old and captain of the team.
Description: Prescription for alcohol to treat bronchitis written by a Kenosha doctor.
Description: Interior of the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory showing finished truck frames.
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