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Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.

Date: 1921 

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

Photograph

Bain's Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several men and women sit outdoors on the grounds of Bain's Camp in Twin Lakes, Wisconsin.

Date: 1909-05-26 

Description: Unveiling of the Abraham Lincoln Statue in front of the Gilbert Simmons Memorial Library.

Date: 1921 

Description: Factory workers construct frames in the Frame Assembly Department of the Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Photograph

Daniel J. Travanti

Date: 1958 

Description: Daniel J. Travanti smiles as he stands outside on a lawn. He is wearing a suit with a flower pinned to his lapel and is dressed up for his high school grad...

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A tent of the Chicago Traveling Club with a sign on it saying "Always Hungry," and men with walking sticks, straw hats and a flute lounging on the ground i...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Kenosha Crib Company of Kenosha, Wisconsin, "Manufacturers of the Latest in Children's Cribs". Features an outdoor scene of a child stand...

Date: 1921 

Description: Truck with attached crane manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory.

Date:  

Description: The buildings of Allen & Sons Tannery with boats carrying supplies in the foreground.

Date: 1874-08-17 

Description: This manuscript drawing provides a side elevation, plan, and perspective view for a proposed lock on the Fox River.

A Collection of Photographs

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

Photograph

Kenosha Harbor

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view across Kenosha harbor at the large Simmons Company factory building.

Date: 1906 

Description: This map, which shows the Mascoutin village site near Berlin, Wisconsin, the Fox River, and parts of the Wisconsin and Wolf rivers, was published in the Pr...

Date: 1989-04-29 

Description: One of a group of photographs taken to document the appearance of the Chrysler Company plant in Kenosha in 1989. The factory, which was then the oldest au...

Date: 1945 

Description: This map shows wards and precincts and includes a list of polling places by ward and precinct. The map reads: "Keep this Map...It Gives the Location of You...

Date: 1959 

Description: This map shows public access sites, public beaches and parks, other public shorelines, boat liveries, public hunting and fishing grounds, railroads, roads,...

Date: 1921 

Description: Side view of a posthole digger manufactured by the Winther Motors Inc., factory mounted on a Caterpillar tractor.

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Description: Letterhead of the A.J. Schneider Music Company of Kenosha, Wisconsin, dealers in "pianos, victrolas, records, etc.," with a lineup of well-known opera sing...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View from the shore of Kenosha's North Pier and lighthouse. Waves are breaking on the shore of Lake Michigan.

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