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Date: 1844-10 ca.

Description: A variant of a wood engraving dated October, 1844. Incorporated as the villiage of Southport in 1841 (so-named because it was the southern-most natural har...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.

Date: 1979 

Description: Interstate highways I-94 and I-43 running concurrently in Kenosha County.

Date: 1854-07-19 

Description: This hand-colored map shows the North and South Pier, the North Pier Bridge, the present Channel, and the Channel to be dredged. Lake Michigan and a light...

Date: 1921 

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

Date: 1921 

Description: Workers (Mr. R. Kahlor and Mr. V. Downing, Chief Engineer) in the Drafting Room in the Winther Motor Company factory.

Date: 1921 

Description: Men working in the Spring Department at Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Photograph

Burgess Home

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Lathrope Burgess home built in 1838.

Date: 1970-12-04 

Description: Elevated view of college teachers, non-tenured, at UW-Parkside protesting the decision to not renew their contracts.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A Congregational Church in Kenosha.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: People seated in a small steamboat tied at a pier on a lake. A flag flies from the bow and there is a two-story frame house on the shore. This photograph m...

Date: 1942-04-10 

Description: Man playing an illegal 25 cent slot machine in the Valley Tavern, on Highway 42, two miles north of Kenosha.

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: This map shows the dams and locks of the Fox River between Neenah, in Winnebago County, Wisconsin, and Kaukauna, in Outagamie County. The cities and villag...

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of a large crowd on a pier waiting for a crowded steam excursion boat.

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...

Postcard

Library Park

Date:  

Description: Library Park in Kenosha.

Date: 1954 

Description: This photocopy map shows a early sketch of the settlement Southport. Rivers, lakes, other settlements, county boundaries, and roads are labeled. A portion...

Date: 1890 ca.

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

Photograph

General View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the railroad yards. There are numerous sheds and buildings, and piles of fuelwood and lumber. Freight cars are lined up on the tracks in f...

Date: 1921 

Description: Mr. Charles Abbott and another male worker in the Timekeeper's office.

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