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Description: Letterhead of the Huennekens Distributing Company of Racine, Wisconsin. On the left is a round silver tray holding a bottle of beer and a full glass with a...

Postcard

Liggett's Resort

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of five views of Liggett's Resort on Brown's Lake. Front view, "Marine Dining Room", "Marine Bar", "Guest Room' and "Marine Lounge."

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Wingspread, the Frank Lloyd Wright designed conference center of the Johnson Foundation.

Photograph

L. Janes School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The L. Janes School.

Book or Pamphlet

America's Foremost Tractor

Date: 1919 

Description: Exterior panel of a pamphlet advertising the Wallis tractor, "America's Foremost Tractor." The pamphlet features a color illustration of a farmer using a W...

Photograph

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.

Magazine or Periodical

The Old Oaken Bucket

Date: 1849 

Description: Masthead of Racine, Wisconsin temperance publication The Old Oaken Bucket and Sons of Temperance Organ. The masthead features a bucolic scene at the...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Franklin School.

Photograph

Klinkert Hotel

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: The first Klinkert Hotel. It burned down around 1905, and was replaced by the brick structure with the same name. Signs advertising Harper Rye are on eithe...

Date: 1972 ca.

Description: This map on 5 sheets features a title page sheet with business directory and shows section numbers, roads, railroads, saw mills, churches, blacksmith shops...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Racine Public Library.

Date: 1955-12-02 

Description: Group portrait of first through eighth grade students at Raymond Center School with their teacher, Gloria Bicha. One boy wears a Davy Crockett shirt.

Photograph

Voree Quarry

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Quarry from which was taken material for the Mormon village of Voree.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Memorial Hospital. Text at top left reads "Memorial Hospital, Burlington, Wis.-12".

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Photograph

Harriet Smith

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders vignetted studio portrait of Harriet Smith, wife of Eldai Smith, an early settler in Racine.

Date: 2003-02-14 

Description: "JD's Fieldhouse, at 7641 Highway 38 in Caledonia, WI, was highly touted for their Fish Fries in Dennis Getto, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Restaurant Revi...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: King Strang cottage, Mormon house.

Photograph

Wild Residence

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the residence of Fred Wild.

Postcard

Monument Square

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Racine Monument Square at night.

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