• Fountain Square

    Postcard of Fountain Square in Elgin sent to a Miss Mabel Jamisen on August 30, 1910.

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  • Original Construction of the Franklin Street Bridge in Peoria, Illinois (2 of 4)

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    Back of image reads: "Original Construction of Franklin Street Bridge." Image shows the Franklin Street bridge in Peoria, Illinois under construction. The bridge was officially opened for traffic on A…

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  • Greetings from Round Lake, Ill.

    Color postcard of pink flowers with the message Greetings from Round Lake, Ill. in raised, glittered lettering.

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  • Fountain Square

    Photograph of Fountain Square on the East Side, downtown area of Elgin taken in the late 1800s/early 1900s.

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  • Greetings from Waukegan, Ill.

    Embossed card with Greetings written in glitter.

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  • Cardinals in the parade downtown Chicago

    This is a black and white photograph taken in June 1926 for the Eucharistic Congress. Cardinals walk in the parade celebrating the Eucharistic Congress. People crowd along the street hoping for a glim…

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  • Parade of priests

    This is a black and white photograph taken in June 1926 for the Eucharistic Congress. This is a view of the parade taken from the third story of a building overlooking the street. The parade walking d…

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  • Fountain Square

    Photograph of Fountain Square in Elgin.

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  • Mirrors Hall and Star Theater - Peoria, Illinois

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    Back of image reads: "Mirrors Hall - Also site of Star Theater - 300 block of South Adams St." Image shows the 300 block of South Adams Street in Peoria, Illinois. Pictured is a utility pole, street c…

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  • People in Grant Park

    This is a black and white photograph taken in June 1926 for the Eucharistic Congress. People gather in Grant Park near Soldiers’ Field. Most of them are on their way to Soldiers’ Field to witness some…

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  • Greetings from. . . Dawn, Lake Michigan

    View of Lake Michigan at dawn.

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  • City of Waukegan, Illinois

    Back of card: City of Waukegan, Illinois. Located some 39 miles north of Chicago's Loop, Waukegan has a population of about 65,000. An industrial city on Lake Michigan, it is also the County Seat of L…

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  • Parade for the Eucharistic Congress

    This is a black and white photograph taken in June 1926 for the Eucharistic Congress. Hundreds of priests walk in the parade celebrating the Eucharistic Congress. People crowd along the street hoping…

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  • Belle-Vue Apartment Corporation Illustration

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    Illustration advertising apartment buildings for the Belle-Vue Apartment Corporation. The caption reads: "Apartment building for the Belle-Vue Apartment Corporation - Peoria, Illinois - Warren W. Day…

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  • Greetings from Waukegan, Ill.

    Back of card: YIPPEE! !

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  • Fountain Square

    Postcard of a photograph of Fountain Square.

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  • Fountain Square

    Photograph of Fountain Square in Elgin in 1890.

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  • People walk to Soldiers’ Field

    This is a black and white photograph taken in June 1926 for the Eucharistic Congress. People in groups of four or more walk across Grant Park to Soldiers’ Field in Chicago. Skyscrapers can be seen in…

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  • Greetings from Libertyville, Ill.

    Greetings from Libertyville Ill. The Best Town Of Its Size In Illinois. Green felt pennant.

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  • Greetings from Libertyville, Ill.

    Postcard of a basket of flowers with the message Greetings from Libertyville in raised glittered lettering.

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