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Description: George Romney speaks at the Kenosha Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner. Robert L. Grover is partially visible, seated next to where Romney stands.
Description: Interior view of the rotunda of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. In the center background is a window with a sign that reads: "Renting Collection." A...
A Collection of Photographs
Date: 1857 ca.
Description: This map with north oriented toward the lower left shows the United States North and South Piers. Lake shores from 1855, 1856, and 1857 are labeled. Depths...
Description: An aerial view of Kenosha in the winter.
Description: The Blacksmith Shop and workers in the Winther Motor Company factory.
Description: Unveiling of the Abraham Lincoln Statue in front of the Gilbert Simmons Memorial Library.
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...
Description: One of a group of photographs taken to document the appearance of the Chrysler Company plant in Kenosha in 1989. The factory, which was then the oldest au...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: The Leet house, site of the first town meeting of the Township of Somers.
Description: Looking down Main Street.
Description: Factory workers in the Tire Mounting Department of the Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Church built by Austin Kellogg and his brothers around 1837 and completed in 1840. It was the first Protestant church in this section of the state. An addi...
Description: Exterior view from tree-lined cobblestone street of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. The library opened in 1900 and was funded with a gift of $150,00...
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...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: The site of the encounter between Black Hawk and his followers and General Henry.
Description: Interior view of the Gilbert M. Simmons Public Library. The library opened in 1900 and was funded with a gift of $150,000 from G.M. Simmons. On the right i...
Description: A printed color postcard of the Chicago & Milwaukee Electric Station.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Columbus School in Kenosha.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.
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