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Description: Exterior view of park in front of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library, with the Soldiers and Sailors monument. The library opened in 1900 and was funded...

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Engraved view of Kenosha harbor. A group of men fish from a pier in the foreground while several boats float through the harbor. A tug is pulling a large s...

Date: 1921 

Description: Workers in the Assembly Room of Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Photograph

St. Matthews Church

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of the exterior of St. Matthews Church.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton transfer crane with two 3-ton monorail hoists. The hoist on the left has an electromagnetic unit, and the one on the right ha...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The home of Milton H. Pettit, built about 1899.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.

Photograph

I.G. Merrill House

Date: 1860 ca.

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

Date:  

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

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Description: Interior view of the rotunda of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. In the center background is a window with a sign that reads: "Renting Collection." A...

Photograph

Wiesman Inn

Date: 1930 ca.

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

Photograph

Kemper Hall

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: Kemper Hall on the shore of Lake Michigan. Durkee Mansion can be seen with Chapel in the background.

Date: 1921 

Description: Front view of gasoline rail car manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company, situated on railroad tracks.

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: 1910 ca.

Description: St. Matthews Church.

Photograph

Pennoyer Sanitarium

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Pennoyer Sanitarium, later called the Pennoyer Home. The structure was built in 1890 on the north end of Milwaukee Avenue. It was later used as St. Cat...

Date: 1921 

Description: Detail of driving mechanism of a posthole digging machine manufactured by Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Map or Atlas

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Date: 1857 

Description: This map shows land ownership by name, local streets, wards, buildings, parks, a cemetery, and part of Lake Michigan. Depths are shown by soundings and nor...

Photograph

L.S. Fowler House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The residence of L.S. Fowler. A man petting a dog and a woman stand in front of the home.

Date: 1954-02-06 

Description: Group portrait of the Kenosha High School boys basketball team.

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