• Illinois Stat Agricultural Society Advertisement

    Rules, Regulations and Premium List for the Fifteenth annual exhibition of the Illinois State Agricultural Society, to be held at the grounds of the association, at Quincy, Illinois, September 30th, O…

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  • Empire Theater Advertisements

    Advertisement for Empire Theatre "streets of New York" tonight and the famous Chicago Marine Band on Tuesday May 12. BW Newspaper Advertisement 5" x 8".

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  • Belasco Theatre Advertisement

    Advertisement for Bert Lytell in Alias Lady Fingers at the Belasco Theatre. Portions of other theater advertisements can be seen in the photograph. Orpheum, Princess and Gem Theaters are shown. BW New…

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  • Stephen A. Douglas

    Advertisement for 1860 National Democratic Convention. BW Sketch 5" x 7".

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  • Yankee Roinbson's Advertisement

    New York Clipper

    Advertisement for Yankee Robinson's Consolidated Shows from the New York Clipper Newspaper on August 28, 1869. Text reads: "Visit to State of New York. Yankee Robinson's Consoldiated Shows. Menagerie…

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  • Ringling Brothers Circus Advertisement

    Advertisement for Ringling Brothers Circus to be held June 26, 1900 in Baldwin Park at 30th and Maine Streets. BW Newspaper Advertisement 5 1/2" x 10".

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  • Doerr's Opera House Newspaper Advertising 1873

    Quincy Daily Whig

    Doerr's Opera House Newspaper Advertising ran in the Quincy Daily Whig March 31, April 1 and April 2, 1873. Text reads: Opera House. Positively three performances only, April 4th and 5th, under the ma…

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  • O' Farrell's Orchestra and Fifth Regiment Band Advertisement

    Newspaper Advertisement. Text reads: "Just a Starter HIGHLAND PARK Tuesday evening, Decoration Day First Grand Concert by Fifth Regiment Band Semi-weekly Concerts for the Summer Season Every Wednesday…

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  • Ole Bull's Grand Concert

    Opera House! Ole Bull's Grand Concert! Saturday Evening May 8th. [1869] BW Advertisement 7 3/4" x 10".

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  • Sherman Park

    Sherman Park Advertisement for 1902 Season. "Sherman Park is now open at West Quincy, MO for the accommodation of public and private picnics churches, Sunday schools or societies." BW Advertisement 7"…

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  • Advertisement for James Buchanan for President

    Newspaper Advertisement for James Buchanan for President of the United States. Text reads, "The Herald. City of Quincy: Wednesday Morning, July 9, 1856. For President, James Buchanan, of Pennsylvania…

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  • Advertisement. A.H. Whitney Co.

    A.H. Whitney Co

    Advertisement. Drawing of young girl in blue peering out of a window with a young boy in brown standing outside the window. Text reads: Buy the Sterling Pianos Derby, Conn. The A.H. Whitney Co., Quinc…

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  • State Fair Advertisement 1867

    Advertisement for State Fair that ran in the September 28, 1867 newspaper. Reads: "State Fair at Quincy! Sept. 30th to Oct 5th, 1867. Reduced Fare and Extra Trains! Excursion tickets to Quincy and ret…

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  • Baldwin Park Advertisement

    Advertisement from May 29, 1892 featuring a Balloon ascension and parachute descent of Thomas Scott Baldwin at Baldwin Park, Quincy, Illinois. Advertisement reads: "Baldwin Park Thos. S. Baldwin, Prop…

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  • Grand Army of the Republic

    Text reads, "G.A.R. War Songs Soldiers and Sailors Reunion, at Quincy, Illinois, September 17, 18 and 19, 1889. Camp fire at Pompeii grounds, Twentieth and Vermont Streets, September 18, 1889, at 8 p…

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  • Cycloidal National Warm Air Furnace, Advertisement

    Excelsior Stove & Mfg. Co

    Excelsior Stove and Manufacturing Co. Advertisement for the Cycloidal National Warm Air Furnace. Text reads: Cycloidal National Warm Air Furnace. For Hard Coal, Soft Coal, Coke or Wood. Economical in…

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  • Doerr Opera House

    The northwest corner of 6th and Maine Street. The building was erected in 1868. Originally housed Doerr Department store and Doerr Opera House. In later years the building was occupied by Hosmer's Wat…

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  • Adam Forepaugh's Circus Parade

    Adam Forepaugh's Circus Tiger Wagon in parade on 4th Street between Maine and Hampshire. BW Exterior Photograph 5" x 8".

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  • Louis Kuehn Band 1874

    Advertising from Quincy Daily Herald Thursday July 2, 1874 pg. 4. Professor Louis Kuehn, Jr. Band Concert to be held in Washington Park Thursday night. Gives the list of songs that will be played at t…

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  • Quincy Polka by R.E. Letton cover

    Quincy Polka by R.E. Letton. Cover text reads: To Messrs, A.H.Gale & Co. Quincy Polka by R.E. Letton $.25 net. St.Louis Balmer & Weber Fourth St. G.W. Brainard & Co. & Louisville Ph. P. Werlein N. Orl…

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