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Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Rock River, looking south from Caly Street. The view features a bridge and downtown buildings. Published by Shempf's Postals.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: John Hurda, left, and Russell Wepking pose with milk cans on a farm wagon. Hurda holds the reins to a team of two horses. There are two small sheds behind...

Photograph

River Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: River scene near Tivoli Island. A bridge and industrial buildings stand along the banks of the river.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posed standing and holding/sharpening a scythe, with a dog sitting nearby. Three children are sitting in the grass, and a woman is standing in front of...

Drawing

Down the River

Date:  date unknown

Description: When the Teenie Weenies take a vacation, they get into all kinds of trouble. In this illustration, the Teenie Weenies are stranded far from home after thei...

Date: 1867 ca.

Description: Lithograph poster for Augustin Daly's 1867 play Under the Gaslight, depicting Snorkey the one-armed Civil War veteran tied to the railroad tracks wi...

Photograph

Russell Gottschall

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Russell Gottschall, 13, holds a puppy as he poses in front of a border of roses, lilacs and peonies which he planted near the road at his home, Woodlawn Fa...

Date: 1952-09-25 

Description: Group portrait of the guests of honor at the annual fall luncheon of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad Woman's Club. The guests of honor were eleven ch...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Cover of a Little Golden Activity Book for children titled "Trucks." Features a color illustration of International trucks, including an International S-10...

Date: 1910-12-06 

Description: View from snowy ditch looking down side of stock train. The engineer is looking out of the locomotive window, and another man stands on the tracks near the...

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.

Date: 1876 

Description: View, from above, of what may be the G. Gullockson farmstead. A frame house with people in front is in the left foreground with a pond on the right.

Date: 1930-12-27 

Description: Disabled children in Hillington bus going to a free show at the Capitol Theater. Bus driver and another man standing beside the bus.

Photograph

Carnegie Library

Date:  

Description: View from street of a Carnegie Library, a stone building on a low hill.

Photograph

Edna Leonard

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Edna Leonard, a student at Northey School, poses on a horse on the Fred Leonard farm. There is an automobile and other horses in the background, as well as...

Date: 1932-03-10 

Description: The Commercial National Bank building, on the corner of State and Carroll Streets, housed the bank as well as Mrs. Brown's Beauty Shoppe and Wegener and Ro...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1911 

Description: View down dirt road. There is a millinery, dentist's office, drug store, Elsen House ice cream, and meat market. There are horse-drawn carriages on either...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Passengers posed on "Dell Queen" steamboat.

Date: 1946 

Description: Train full of Polish refugees. Photograph taken by Louis Koplin during the time he worked for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee; near the Ge...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Camp Beaver showing tents, a truck and snow.

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