- Canton Fire DepartmentView Full Item in Illinois Fire Service Institute
One month before his death on September 7, 1997, Firefighter Howard Strube was photographed during firefighting operations at the former International Harvester plant in Canton, Illinois.
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Picture postcards Color postcard. Produced circa 1916. C.T. American art colored
- J. Murray Jordan, PublisherView Full Item in Peoria Public Library
Founded in 1896 by Lydia Moss Bradley. Ground was broken in 1897 on 17.5 acres and two halls were built: Horology Hall on the left (later renamed Westlake), and Bradley Hall on the right. Both buildin…
- United Postal Co., PublishersView Full Item in Peoria Public Library
This hotel was built in early 1890's and was located at 108-110 SW Jefferson Avenue. It began as a three-story building in 1875, then in 1893 four more stories were added by William F. Becker. The bui…