• Chicago Street Bridge looking at Saunders Restaurant

    Adams, John Manley (1833-1901)

    Chicago Street Bridge looking east at Saunders Restaurant and D.C. Cook Publishing Co. Similar to 1989.001.1275B and 1989.001.2169.

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  • Chicago Gravel Company Pits

    Bufkin, Dale

    Chicago Gravel Company train leaving pits south of Elgin on Rte. 25.

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  • Third Rail Train Tracks

    Gylleck, Elmer (1898-1988)

    Riverside Drive Third Rail train tracks. Signs on buildings include Rialto Theatre, Meister Brau, and Joseph Spiess Company, and Kimballs. Taken from the west side of the Fox River.

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  • Wooden Bridge with People

    Van Gorder, Charles

    Three men and five children on a wooden bridge. Similar to 1989.001.2152.

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  • J.M. Adams First Photograph Studio

    Adam, John Manley (1833-1901)

    J.M. Adams first Photo Studio. "Photograph & Art Gallery" Next door small one story building with pocket watches hanging in the window. Two men standing by the store. Large pocket watch sign hanging f…

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  • Standpipe Fallen

    Campbell, Dr. Peter

    Aftermath of the fallen standpipe at the corner of Cooper and Spring Streets. Fallen water Standpipe and scattered ice. Northwest corner of Spring Street and Cooper Ave. Large blocks of ice litter the…

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  • Steffenguide Corner Road Sign

    Bufkin, Dale

    Road sign "Steffenguide Corner" 72 Kane County. Pointing directions to Almora, Dundee and Elgin.

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  • Comm. John Zimmerli with Gifford Baby Buggy

    Courier-News

    Comm. John Zimmerli And Elmer Gylleck with Gifford Baby Buggy (Elmer Gylleck is cropped out of the scanned image) Similar to 1989.001.0725

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  • 'Elgin To Chicago' Bicycle Race

    Woods, Clayton

    Start of 'Elgin To Chicago' Bicycle Race. Taken from the ground view.

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  • Hubbell Sales Room

    Eck, Art

    Four Ford cars in front of exterior of Donald E. Hubbell Sales Room, 56 River Street. "C.J. Moody Garage" in store front window of building next to Hubbell. Signs on second story window "Elgin Wheel a…

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  • Elgin City Railway Co. Street Car

    Unknown

    Elgin City Railway Co. Street Car. Street car workers standing outside the streetcar.

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  • Tornado Scene, Hubbell's Garage

    Roberts. Forrest W

    1920 Tornado Scene, Hubbell's Garage Handwritten on back in pencil "1920 Tornado Hubbell's Garage Douglas Ave. 3/28/1920 Photog. Forrest W. Roberts"

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  • Kimball Street School

    Campbell, Dr. Peter

    Old Kimball Street School, northwest corner of of Kimball and Center Streets. Two story brick building. Side view. (Facing Center St). Bicycle leaning against the building. Boy with a dog near the sch…

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  • 'Elgin To Chicago' Bicycle Race

    Woods, Clayton

    Start of 'Elgin To Chicago' Bicycle Race. Watch Factory in the background. Cars behind the bikers on the street.

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  • Burns Hotel

    Adams, John Manley (1833-1901)

    Burns Hotel, northeast corner of North Street and Douglas Ave. Former Kimball House. Four kids at the bottom of the stairs. Man at the top of the stairs. Signs on the building include "Ramsay," "Sampl…

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  • Plaut & Co. Men's Clothing Store

    Unknown

    Exterior of Mike Plaut & Co. Men's Clothing Store northeast corner South Grove & DuPage. Clothing displayed in the windows. Signs in the second story windows Dr. V.H. Rea Dentist, Lethin Bros. Tailors…

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  • Elgin National Watch Factory

    Clair, O.J

    Looking southwest at Elgin National Watch Factory and looking southeast at Watch Factory. One image above the other image.

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  • Chicago, Milwaukee, & Saint Paul Railway National Street Station at night.

    Gylleck, Elmer (1898-1988)

    C.M. & St P.Ry (Chicago, Milwaukee, & Saint Paul Railway) National Street Station at night.

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  • Road Races 1911, West Grand Stand Collapse.

    Williams, Galen

    Road Races 1911, west grand stand collapse. Two men walking in the area of the collapse.

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  • Farm Scene Harvest

    Unknown

    Harvest farm scene with corn shocks. Barn and a windmill behind the barn.

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