- 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…
- C. E. Wheelock & Co. Peoria IllView Full Item in Peoria Public Library
Lower entrance to park, off of Abington Street. Statue is by artist Fritz Triebel and was unveiled in 1911. Robert Green Ingersoll 1833-1899 came to Peoria to practice law in 1857, but is best remembe…
- C. E. Wheelock & Co., Peoria, IllView Full Item in Peoria Public Library
Began in 1884 as a Sabbath school and expanded in 1885 & 87. Became Union Congregational Church in 1893, located at Illinois & Dechman Avenues. A new church was built in 1917 at 1904 Knoxville Ave.