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Description: Desolate rural cross roads near Palos Park.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Storefronts line the main streets in Brewery Gulch. Paramount Pictures Theater can be seen in the foreground.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A large wooden classical revival style building identified as the Kellogg Tavern in Kellogg's Corner, part of Somers township.
Description: An Osborne Works factory worker(?) poses to have his portrait taken in front of a vine-covered wall.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: Two men hauling boxes of grocery items in an International Model K-41 truck. Items in the back of the truck include Jell-O, Bon Ami cake, Warner's spaghett...
Description: View of garden landscaping on the Dickenson estate.
Description: View of the Indian crossing at Chain O' Lakes.
Description: Informal full-length portrait of John Mustache, from McCord.
Description: International Model H bus loaded with passengers and parked in front of a store selling furniture and "talking machines" (phonographs). The bus was owned b...
Description: A man operates a grader marked "Russell Motor Patrol No.3" on a rural road.
Description: Three men use a lift to stack bales of bound fiber in a storage area, possibly at the McCormick Works twine mill. The company used sisal and hemp fiber to...
Description: A hand-drawn cartoon in crayon entitled "Westward The Course Of Empire". It features Frederick Jackson Turner on a rocking horse with a sunset in the back...
Description: Men working on cream separator parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).
Description: Campion College.
Description: This early 20th century map shows the soil types in Vilas County, Wisconsin, and adjoining areas in Oneida, Forest, Iron, and Price counties. Also depicted...
Description: International Model S fire truck operated by the Bower Hill Volunteer Fire Department.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Costumed students stand outdoors to act in a pageant celebrating the founding of the College of Mount Saint Vincent. The school was founded in 1847 by the...
Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk couple, John Buffalohead (ChaPayKay) and wife Mary Snowball Decorra Buffalohead (PayOokSeKah), with their dog lying at their fe...
Description: A man uses a Farmall Fairway tractor to tend the golf course of the Aurora Country Club.
Description: Exterior view of an International Harvester Company branch building. Large show windows line the first floor along the sidewalk. A large electric sign on t...
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