• Main Street

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

    This photograph was taken May 12, 1898, by L. M. Thiers, and is looking north from near the intersection of Main and South Streets (Sixth Avenue and 59th Street). This is the first street pavement to…

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  • Main Street - north end - Old Main Street bridge

    Truesdell, S. W

    This photograph was taken from a high point on the Bain Wagon Company property facing north up Main Street, showing the bend in the street to the left to meet Milwaukee Avenue. The lawn of the Pennoye…

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  • Main Street - May - 3 pm

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • Market Square and Main Street

    This is a view looking north and shows the First National Bank. On Market Street the wooden buildings of the Bain Wagon Company, Benedict and Tarbell office building, and the corner building, the Firs…

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  • Main Street south from Park Street

    Dewey, C. E

    This view of Main Street (Sixth Avenue) is looking south from Park (57th) Street on the east side of the street and was taken in 1930.

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  • Main Street (Sixth Avenue) mud puddle

    This photo is taken looking north, from the south side of the intersection of Main Street (Sixth Avenue) and Market Street. The person crossing the street though the mud with rubber boots on is W. R.…

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  • Main Street bridge - view looking west

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • Market Square at Main Street looking east

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

    This is a view of Market (56th) Street at Main Street (Sixth Avenue) looking east from Market Square toward Lake Michigan. The tall chimney in the distance giving out smoke is of the Simmons Company.…

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  • Main Street - north end - Bain Wagon Company - Allen Tannery - Water Cure

    Truesdell, S. W

    This view is from the roof of one of the store buildings on the east side of Main Street, midway between Pearl (55th) and Market (56th) Streets, looking in a northwesterly direction. The Pennoyer Wate…

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  • Allen Tannery - Crooked Alley - Peoples Cash Meat Market

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

    This photograph was taken from the north end of Main Street just before crossing Pike Creek on Main Street bridge, looking in a northwesterly direction toward Allen Tannery. The street immediately in…

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  • Main and South Streets, 1918

    This shows the street car track rounding the corner from South (59th) Street north onto Main Street (Sixth Avenue). The first building noticed is the "Kneenan Block" - the two-story frame building wit…

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  • West Main and Park Streets, north from Park

    Newell, R. S

    Southwest Main Street (13th Avenue) looking north from Park Street (57th) along the main line, double tracks of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad about the year 1922. The tracks were at street gra…

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  • Park Street, between Main and Exchange

    Dewey, C. E

    The street is Park Street (57th Street) before being paved. The buildings in this picture from left to right are the H. C. Schulz Hardware Store; Scholer and Funck, grocers, a warehouse used for stori…

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  • Allen Tannery exterior

    N. R. Allen Sons Company

    The N. R. Allen’s Sons Company plant in winter, looking northwest across Pike Creek from downtown Kenosha. A horse-drawn carriage and pedestrians are crossing the old Main Street (now Sixth Avenue) br…

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