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Date: 2008 

Description: Filling station built in 1927, at 148 West Chestnut Street, by Jack Hansen.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Watercolor design for a conservation poster made by a Wisconsin high school student as part of a competition. The poster has an image of pine trees in a me...

Photograph

Drummers at Pow Wow

Date: 1967-08-07 

Description: Harry Funmaker (left) of Wisconsin Dells, and Ray Tahawah of Lawton, Oklahoma, drumming. A crowd of young people is in the background.

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Map or Atlas

Bottomley Farm

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A map of the farm planned by Edwin Bottomley in 1844.

Photograph

Lakeside Polo Club

Date: 1885 

Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of eight members of the Lakeside Polo [Roller Hockey] Club posing with two finely dressed gentlemen wearing c...

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date: 1914 

Description: Elevated view of the wreck of a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad train at Corliss. A large crowd of men are watching as a Bucyrus crane is lifting a car b...

Date: 1930-09-15 

Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler, Sr., (with flower in his lapel), who was campaigning for re-election, took time out for a baseball game at Horlick Athletic Fiel...

Date: 1955-09 

Description: Group portrait of first through eighth grade students at Garfield School, with their teacher, Grace Sorenson.

Map or Atlas

Racine, Wisconsin

Date: 1956 

Description: This map of Racine includes a street directory and index of public buildings. Streets, points of interest, Lake Michigan, and the Root River are labeled. A...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of an architectural model of the Johnson Wax Administration Building.

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...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Interior of the main lobby of the Johnson Wax Building during construction. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1858 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, landownership, buildings, railroads, roads, wards, points of interest, parks, and cemeteries. Also included are illu...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Franklin School.

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Description: Letterhead of the Murphy Products Company, with a three-quarter view of the company building and trucks, automobiles, and a train nearby, flanked on either...

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Description: Cooking short course class at the Rochester under the supervision of Nellie Kedzie Jones.

Date: 1963 date unknown

Description: A group portrait of the Racine Kiltie Drum & Bugle Corps. They are all posed with their instruments and wearing their uniforms. The uniforms have a Scottis...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Franklin School.

Photograph

Racine Roundhouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: The locomotive "D.K. Bush," which was built in the Racine shops of the Western Union Railroad in 1879, the same year in which the line came into the posses...

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