• Allen Tannery parade float

    N. R. Allen Sons Company

    A side view of a float by N. R. Allen’s Sons Company for the Kenosha City Centennial Parade on June 24, 1915. The parade float is decorated with tanbark, harness leather, and Allen Sole Strips. Betwee…

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  • Valentine (Vanty) Lippert

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

    Valentine "Vanty" Lippert was for many years the proprietor of the livery stable at the corner of Church and Park Streets (Eighth Avenue and 57th Street). He died on May 8, 1916, at the age of 76.

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  • Peter Fisher, Jr. Company - teams and office -February

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

    Located at 356 Park Avenue, this business dealt with coal, wood, lime, cement, brick, and building materials.

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  • Horse "Beauty" - owned by C. E. Remer

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

    C. E. Remer was Secretary and Treasurer of the M. H. Pettit Malting Company.

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  • Mr. Hollister

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • Dewey kids and white horse, force pump of iron

    Dewey, C. E

    Perdita Irene Dewey (Pope) and Vivian Persis Dewey (Leger) watering the family horse, "Charlie," at the well in the rear of the home of C. A. Dewey, 417 Market Street, on a bright Sunday morning some…

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  • Allen Tannery parade floats

    N. R. Allen Sons Company

    Three parade floats and parade walkers in front of the N. R. Allen’s Sons Company, Circa 1918. Between 1856 and 1927, N. R. Allen Sons Company, Inc., founded by Nathan Allen and Levi Grant, produced l…

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  • E. Bain team and carriage

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • Peter Fisher, Jr. Company - teams and office -February

    Located at 356 Park Avenue, this business dealt with coal, wood, lime, cement, brick, and building materials.

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  • E. Bain, team and carriage, front of house

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • E. Bain, team and carriage, front of house

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • "Sellye" (horse) - October

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • Valentine Lippert Livery Stable advertisement

    This advertisement appeared in the Kenosha City directory of 1889. It read: Livery, Boarding and Sale Stable. First Class Accommodations for Farmer's Teams. Horses bought and sold on commission. Park…

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  • Starkweather house and horse

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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  • Market Street from east - horse

    Thiers, Louis Milton, 1858-1950

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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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  • Allen Tannery parade float

    N. R. Allen Sons Company

    A side view of a float by the N. R. Allen’s Sons Company for the Kenosha City Centennial Parade on June 24, 1915. The parade float is decorated with tanbark, harness leather, and Allen Sole Strips. A…

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  • "Vanty" Lippert's barn

    Hastings, H. Lawrence

    This picture of "Vanty" Lippert's barn was taken by H. Lawrence Hastings about 1914 or 1915. This view was taken from a point on the north side of Park (57th) Street, just west of Church Street (Seven…

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  • Fire team

    Newell, R. S

    This team of white horses named "Jim and Barney," after James S. Barr, Chief of the Fire Department from 1890 to 1905, and Barney McGivern, who was chairman of the Fire Department Committee of the Cit…

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  • Fire Department team, Barney, Jim, Lee

    This team of three white horses and the double, eighty gallon tank chemical fire extinguisher to which they are hitched, was one of the first pieces of apparatus that began the transition of the volun…

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