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Description: A stubborn fire smoldered in the walls of the Kindschi Leather Company at 120 South Pinckney Street. The 80-year-old building known as the Burrows building...
Description: Men at desks in the Pawling & Harnischfeger advertising department. Large windows on left look out towards another building, and men on equipment can be se...
Description: A TMERL streetcar on the Delaware and Oakland line advertising special 1905 rates (25 for a dollar or 6 for 25 cents) and universal transfers.
Description: Robert Doyle wrote a caption for this image although it was not published at that time, "Fita Fita guard turns out daily at 8:00 a.m. for color raising cer...
Description: Man measuring a tree for selective logging.
Description: High school boys in industrial drafting class using drafting machines and compasses.
Date: 1905 after
Description: An exterior view of the cottage built on the Black Point Estate in 1905. There are several screened porches and large awnings over the main floor windows....
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A woman identified as Nurse Rechard stands in profile on the bottom step of a small flight of porch stairs. She is holding a tray with glassware on it.
Description: Portrait of Bill Schneider, 216 North Murray Street, president of Central High School Student Council (on the left), and Tom Peterson, 1111 Grant Street, P...
Description: Madison Pattern Works and Polk Manufacturing Company building, 2021-2023 Winnebago Street. Oscar Bock was president of the Bock Oil Burner Co. and Polk Ma...
Description: LuRay Arms and Otis Arms tend a fire while making maple syrup outdoors.
Description: View of the booths and lunch counter in the Fountain Room restaurant at Manchester's Department Store.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A group of soldiers on horseback executing field artillery maneuvers at Camp Doniphan, activated for artillery training during World War I. The man leadin...
Description: Barbara Olin, Alton, Illinois, left and Jack Bolz, right, wearing a Tyrolean lederhosen costume, stand on the roof of Edgewater Hotel during the Mendota Ya...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View across lawn towards the back side of George Washington's Mount Vernon. Several people are sitting and standing on the piazza. There is a cupola on the...
Description: Row of cabins in Effinger Park. Each has a screened back porch. Picnic tables, sling-back chairs, and a parked car are under the trees on the lawn.
Description: Banner from newspaper from the day after Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.
Date: date unknown
Description: Scott Lilly, a senior policy adviser to Congressman David R. Obey, who formed the Capitol Offenses, a blue grass band with which Obey also played.
Description: Edna Kern washing the windows outside her house. A cat lies on the lawn in the foreground.
Description: Unknown group of three men looking over a pamphlet at Highlander Folk School.
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