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Photograph

Tire Assembly Line

Date: 1928 

Description: Cutting machine at the Ajax Rubber Company of Racine. In the foreground the cutting machine automatically cuts frictioned fabric on the bias, then women w...

Photograph

World War I Trucks

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Camoflagued trucks being loaded on a train for shipment. The trucks, a product of the Four Wheel Drive Company of Clintonville, were manufactured at the K...

Photograph

Danish Brotherhood

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Danish Brotherhood building with two men standing in the street.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of St. Luke's Hospital.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Franklin School.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Racine Public Library.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Boy standing below the Golden Rondelle with the Johnson Wax Research Tower in the background. Workers on scaffolding can be seen on the tower in the distan...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Exterior view from across street of the Racine County Court House.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front view of the high school.

Date: 1888 

Description: Elevated view from the Racine Court House of northeast Racine, with Lake Michigan visible to the right.

Photograph

Meinhardt Bank

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Front and side view of Meinhardt Bank, established in 1847.

Photograph

Strang Cottage

Date: 1933 

Description: Cottage built by the Morman leader James Jesse Strang about 1844.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Interior of the two-story work space in the Johnson Wax Building during construction looking up to the ceiling. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wr...

Photograph

Knapp House

Date: 1926 

Description: The former Gilbert Knapp house, on Carroll Street, from the north side of 7th Street between Main Street and Lake Avenue.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of Jefferson Street, lined on either side by houses and trees.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the railroad crossing where rubber paving was used for the first time in the United States.

Date: 1898 

Description: Elevated view of the downtown area looking northeast from the courthouse corner.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This map shows plots and streets as well at the Root River. The bottom margin and back of the map include extensive certifications.

Date: 1901 

Description: A crew of construction workers paving North Main Street with brick.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Racine College Dormitories.

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