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Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the dining room, looking to the entrance door. The hall leading from the door to the dining room proper has a long carpet running its length. Bra...

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High School

Date: 1926 

Description: View from across road of the exterior of the three-story high school. A datestone above the arched entrance says: "High School 1913."

Date: 1948-12-31 

Description: Joseph J. Wirka, former superintendent of mails, on the left, is shown receiving the keys to the post office from Walter J. Hyland, on the right, retiring...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View along shoreline of man examining a rowboat while crouching in the water wearing boots. Behind him is a ferry. There are several men on the shore watch...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton plays "Guess Who?" with his grandmother. He stands on a small footstool; she is seated in a chair holding a newspaper or magazine. On the...

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Description: Messenger printing office on a street lined with elm trees.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Lake near the home, probably Lake Hincks, which was named after General Edward W. Hincks who was administrator of the Home in the 1870's. The grounds cons...

Date: 1913 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Dairymaid line of cream separators showing a woman with her hand on a gate and a pail over he...

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Workers' Houses

Date: 1925-02 

Description: Abandoned workers' houses stand along the shore of Lake Michigan. The Fayette Tourists Lodge is on the far left.

Date: 1939 

Description: Two men speak to one another as a woman wearing an apron enters a trailer used by the Ohio Edison Company. The trailer is attached to an International D-2...

Date: 1930-07 

Description: A crop rotation sign stands near a dirt road leading to the farmhouse on an International Harvester demonstration farm.

Date: 2004 

Description: This is a very old building on the Leo and Helen Bonack property.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a living room in a colonial style home. Room features a fireplace, mantle with clock, cooking implements, candlesticks, a spinning wheel, tables an...

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Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Smoke from a train is visible on the left side of the photograph. Business signs read: "New York Store Dry Goods" "O'Neill's Shoe Shop" "Post Office" "CDI...

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Recording History

Date:  date unknown

Description: Journalist Cecil Brown, then with the Mutual Broadcasting Network, carrying the portable recorder that he used for interviewing while he was reporting on o...

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Backyard Swimming

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Suburban upper-class residence in wooded area with rock-lined swimming pool and swimming children. Two women sit in lawn chairs on the lawn near the house...

Date: 1960 

Description: Holiday card with a running grandfather clock on the front, and the face of the clock with pictures of the family as the hours on the inside. Holly decorat...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by the Orioles, a girls' club at Neighborhood House, with papercuts and an image of Li Hsiu Lan, a girl to whom club members cor...

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Gazebo

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a gazebo in Alcott Park. A few men stand by a large tree that shades the gazebo and a street lined with shops is visible in the background through...

Date: 1916 

Description: An outdoor group portrait of the students of South Heart Prairie School. Identified on the back of the portrait are Eda Papcke, Ella Koestler, Ruth Gutzmer...

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