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The Schlitz

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The Schlitz Saloon on the corner of Doty and King Streets. The saloon was owned by Fred C. Harbort from 1900-1907. There is a man in an apron standing at t...

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Hoard's Dairy Farm

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Hoard's dairy farm with silos, barns, and trees.

Date: 1929-10-12 

Description: Ten musicians that make up the Broadway Gardens Orchestra pose on stage with their instruments.

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Executive Residence

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: The Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. Used as Executive Residence from 1883-1950.

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A String of Fish

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Man and boy with a string of fish posed in front of a painted backdrop.

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Rose Garden Gazebo

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Log-constructed gazebo and person on bridge in rose garden.

Date: 1953-12-23 

Description: Aerial view of Crawford Heights looking northwest across Nakoma Road. The photograph shows Nakoma Road, the West Beltline, Cherokee School, and Midvale Bou...

Date: 1980-04 

Description: "Theresa Bank employees from left are Sal Beck, Suzy Erdman, Gene Koll, and Dick Lux."

Date: 1944-11-24 

Description: A football player stands on scale weighing in at 183 lbs. A second player is standing nearby.

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Tobacco Field

Date: 1929-08-24 

Description: Farmer standing in tobacco field, with crop ready to harvest.

Date: 1930 

Description: Female workers inserting wooden slats into canvas for grain binders in the McCormick Works Twine Mill. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Ma...

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Brownie Day Camp

Date: 1952-06-22 

Description: Campers Marilyn Homes, left, and Patricia Brown, right, learn to read a sundial at the Brownie Hoyt Park Day Camp.

Date: 1940 

Description: A man stands holding a basket near an International D-2-M truck with a 113-inch wheelbase and a Metro body. This truck was one of twenty owned by the Frieh...

Date: 1939 

Description: Page from the Garden Club record book kept by Neighborhood House, with children raking, spading, and posing alongside a yard with newly planted seeds (Neig...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A man leans on the passenger side of an automobile marked: "Kankakee County Soil and Crop Improvement Association", and another man sits inside. The automo...

Date: 1938 

Description: The catcher squats as the batter gets ready to swing at a pitch while the umpire looks on. This image was taken as part of the WPA Federal Writers Project...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: A man seated on a Deering grain binder shakes hands with a man smoking a cigar. The man with the cigar may be an International Harvester dealer.

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Knudson Cheese Co.

Date: 1930 

Description: Exterior of the Knudson Cheese Company. The lawn is covered with flowers. A man sits on the porch. A railroad car is on the left.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Woman in a kitchen using a Burpee bean cutter to slice green beans before canning. The photo was taken at "Harvester Farm."

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two unidentified young Ho-Chunk girls with smallpox are kneeling outside their lodge. Some of the Ho-Chunk suffering from smallpox were quarantined during...

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