• Liberty Street, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    Jefferson Hotel built in 1912, was located at 400 Liberty (corner of Liberty and Jefferson).

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  • Perry Ave. Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    View of residential area of Perry Street with horse drawn carriages and two girls with a bicycle as it appeared in 1905.

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  • Soldier's Monument, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    View of the Soldiers Monument (WWI) from Main St NE to the 100 block of North Adams. Hotel Mayer is on the corner of Adams and Hamilton (where trolley car is located in photo).

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  • Shady Beach and Upper Free Bridge, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    View of the Illinois River waterfront about 1911 with bridge and boats. Later known as Waterworks Park, it is at the foot of Lorentz Street. Bridge built by the Milwaukee Bridge Co. Built in 1888, con…

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  • Tower on Grand View Driveway, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    The Grand View Tower stood at the corner of Kingman & Grand View Drive. It was built between 1905-06. The completed tower was 89' tall and 450' above the river level and one could see for 30 miles. Th…

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  • Jefferson Street, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    View from SW Jefferson looking NE toward Main Street. Between Fulton & Franklin on Main Street. Niagara Hotel built in 1903 was at 108 South Jefferson.

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  • So. Washington Street, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    This view is looking SW on Washington, cross street is Main. Central Engraving 201 Main Street.

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  • Main Street, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    View is looking North on the 200 block of Main St from Washington (between Washington and Adams). LUD Hotel was built in 1904 located at 217 Main St, [1920 name was changed to Columbus Hotel]. Tripp B…

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  • Main Street, Peoria, Ill.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    View is looking North on the 200 block of Main St from Washington (between Washington and Adams). LUD Hotel was built in 1904 located at 217 Main St, [1920 name was changed to Columbus Hotel]. Tripp B…

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  • The Belvedere on Grand View Drive, Peoria, ILL.

    C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, Ill

    View of the pergola at Gibson Point on Grand View Drive. It was named "The Belvedere." It was among the first structures built along the road. Constructed in 1906 near Roosevelt Road.

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