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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A distant view of the canal locks.
Description: Exterior view of the rectory of a Roman Catholic church, the residence of Father Philip Gordon.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: A factory worker stands next to the battery of roller bearing tumble mills at McCormick Works.
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: Overhead light suspended over a road, hanging from wires. A car is parked at the corner, and billboards are in the distance. Railroad cars and railroad tr...
Description: Man playing accordion and man playing guitar at the Town Club, located at 2501 Sherman Avenue.
Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.
Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.
Description: Kitchen at Pendarvis House. Near the window is a chair and a butter churn. In the center is a woodburning stove, with a firewood box behind it against the...
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering 10-20 and 15-30 orchard tractors.
Description: A view of the Portage Canal. In the immediate foreground is the Fox River, then the lower locks and the canal itself. The Indian Agency House may be seen t...
Description: Electrical overhead street light suspended above road. A truck is parked on the right, and houses and trees line both sides of the road.
Description: First block of West Main Street with E.W. Parker Jewelers, 9 W. Main, Cops Cafe, 11 W. Main Street, Rennebohm's drugstore, 13 W. Main, Levitan Building (ar...
Description: Anvil and anvil stone with a plaque stating: "Anvil and Anvil Stone similar to ones used by Cyrus Hall McCormick in making the First Reaper on Walnut Grove...
Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...
Description: Madison Turnverein men and women performing in a circle formation at Turner Hall, 21 South Butler Street, viewed from the balcony.
Description: Governor Albert Schmedeman sitting in a wheelchair smoking a cigarette, following left leg amputation.
Description: Farmer operating a McCormick-Deering W-12 tractor and grain drill.
Description: The Andrew Proudfit house located at 113 West Washington Avenue.
Description: Specht's on Robinson Lake, view showing a house or cabin with gabled roof and front porch. On the left is another building with an American Flag. Two autom...
Description: Side elevation of Herbert Jabob's Residence I, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, during construction. Several of the neighboring houses can be seen behind th...
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