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Description: A ticket collector for the Milwaukee Electric Railway is seated at her station.
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...
Description: Interior of the company president's office. President Martin P. Winther and a female worker are seated at desks.
Description: This map is a survey of Kenosha Harbor and shows local streets, public buildings, local businesses, and part of Lake Michigan. Included is text on sailing...
Description: This photocopy map shows a early sketch of the settlement Southport. Rivers, lakes, other settlements, county boundaries, and roads are labeled. A portion...
Description: Bird's-eye view of the Winther Motor and Truck Company factory and grounds.
Description: The second YMCA building in Kenosha being used as a commercial structure at the time of the photograph.
Description: The Camilla, a wood-burning locomotive that belonged to the Chicago & Northwestern Railway. The locomotive is decorated for the 4th of July, 1869.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Kenosha High School.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A large wooden classical revival style building identified as the Kellogg Tavern in Kellogg's Corner, part of Somers township.
Description: Portion of the dissolution letter regarding the Badger Brass Manufacturing Company.
Description: Plant of the United Refrigerator and Ice Machine company.
Description: Workers in the Sales Department of Winther Motor Company. Included are Mr. H.P. Lundskow, Mr. Harry Schneider and two female workers.
Date: date unknown
Description: Napkin from Brewmaster's Pub in Kenosha advertising itself as the Midwest's first brew pub. The graphic on the napkin includes a beer stein and a stalk of...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite of a mailman dressed in his full uniform gazing at at piece of mail. He carries his mail pouch over his shoulder.
Description: The third of Kenosha County courthouses, located on the corner of Sheridan and 56th Street. The courthouse cost $1,000,000 to construct.
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...
Description: Side view of an early rotary snowplow manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company.
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...
Description: Man standing in front of a Chicago and Northwestern railroad boxcar sitting on railroad tracks. The sides of the car are splintered, destroyed by an explos...
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