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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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Racine Station

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station.

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Racine College

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: View of individuals standing on the front lawn of Taylor Hall on the campus of Racine College.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Main Street with the Post Office and the Hotel Racine.

Date: 1959-02-06 

Description: Group portrait of first through eighth graders from Garfield School with their teacher Grace Sorenson.

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: Artist rendition of the exterior view of the research and development tower of the Johnson Wax building.

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Man at Chautauqua

Date: 1906 

Description: A man in bow tie and suspenders sits in front of a small tent. Next to him is a rocking chair with a sign on it that says "Don't you see I'm Lonely." Writt...

Date: 1905 

Description: Monument Square.

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Bottomley House

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Bottemley Residence with the family working on crops in the yard.

Drawing

Racine College

Date: 1858 

Description: College at Racine.

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Hunt House

Date: 1932 

Description: View of the Hunt house from the northwest.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men repairing railroad track near Racine.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Young girls at work in the Rochester Short Course sewing laboratory, with Nellie Kedzie Jones supervising their work. Many girls are doing handwork and so...

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Draft of a letter from the Racine Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People regarding voter registration and organized votin...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Construction of the Herbert F. Johnson's Residence, "Wingspread." In the foreground are the walls and steps of the swimming pool and the rear elevation of...

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Boat in Harbor

Date: 1919 

Description: View of the harbor.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Cars in the driveway in front of the Herbert F. Johnson Residence, "Wingspread," during construction. The residence was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and...

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Corliss Train Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Corliss train depot with railroad tracks in the foreground. A small group of men pose in front of the building.

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Quarry

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of stones in a quarry used by the Mormons in the settlement formerly known as Voree.

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