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  • Radiosou
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  • Rail Corn Crib
    ImageRail corn cribs like this one, photographed about 1910, were popular forms of early pioneer corn storage.
  • The Railsplitter, Abraham Lincoln
    ImageThe Railsplitter, oil on canvas, artist unknown, 1860. Chicago Historical Society collection.
  • Rathaus & Kirche
    ImageChurch and courthouse town square Gross Betschkerek.
  • Rationing means a fair share for all of us
    ImagePoster, color, 21.9 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
  • Reaping Hook or Sickle
    ImageThe sickle was used to cut the grain during the harvesting process. It was then threshed with a wooden flail and cleaned by tossing it into the air with a fork.
  • Rear of Typical I-House
    ImageThe rear of the Isaac Funk home, and I-house, which was built in 1842.
  • Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 1
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of the Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 1. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensi...
  • Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 2
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of the Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 2. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensi...
  • Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 3
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of the Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 3. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensi...
  • Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 4
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of the Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 4. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensi...
  • Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 5
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of the Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 5. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensi...
  • Receiving set for trench radio
    ImageBlack and white photograph. Label description: 'Receiving set for trench radio, with amplifier, receiving message. Signal School 1st Division, France.'
  • Recovered Indian Corn Fragments
    ImageFragments of corn recovered from the Grand Village of the Kickapoo in 1972.
  • Relish dish, belonging to the Lincoln Family
    ImageOval pressed ornate glass dish. Hobnail pattern on bottom. Clear bottom side part, flares to hobnail, top side has scalloped edge. L 8 1/2" x W 5 3/4".
  • Remember December 7th!
    ImagePoster, color, 22 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office. The quote "...we here highly resolve ..." comes from The Gettysburg Address given by Abraham Lincoln in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on November 16, 1863.
  • Report Card
    ImageThis is an 1886 Report Card from the Bloomington Public Schools. It belonged to Fanny Perry.
  • Resaca, from the Rebel Works
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of Resaca from the Rebel Works. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10".
  • Restored Patton Cabin in Lexington
    ImageThe restored Patton cabin in Lexington.
  • Reuben Benjamin
    ImageReuben Benjamin works in the Illinois courthouse's law library.
  • Reward Broadside
    Imageher manner of speaking is rather grum. She has a free husband living on Capitol Hill, Washington City, near Sims' old rope walk, named Henson Forrest. I will give the above reward no matter where taken, so I get her again. F. M. Bowie, Long Old Fields, Prince George's County, Md., July 6, 1857." This broadside is on display in the Chicago Historical Society exhibit, "A House...
  • Richard M. Britt
    ImageRichard M. Britt was an early farmer in Mount Hope Township in McLean County.
  • Ringgold, Ga.
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of Ringgold, Georgia. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10".
  • Road to the Pyramids--Westward Toward Gizeh
    ImageBlack and white stereograph slide, #T232 from Tour of the World series, vol 5 and 6.
  • Rocking chair, belonged to Pickarel family (friends of Abraham Lincoln)
    ImageBlack horsehair-upholstered rocking chair with partially upholstered arms. Back curved, ending in slight scroll. Arms curve around to front and back, up to underside of arms, with fleur de lis and curved design. Bottom edge of front seat rail has molded rim, back legs bowed slightly to rocker, front less so. H 39" x W 20" x D 19".
  • Rocking chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
    ImageLow rocking chair, pierced-splat back. Two small flowers on top rails, side rails curve around to middle of seat. Seat modified shield shape, back leg bowed to rocker, front legs slightly curved, seat rail curved. H 29 1/2" x W 19" x D 16 1/2".
  • Rocking chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
    ImageMahogany with black upholstered horsehair rocker. Upholstered back. Seat and pillows on arm rails. Gondola-type arm, curving into circular arm that ends with a modified lotus flower turned into the circle. Head crest rail has carved flower (lotus), flanked by a large leaf on each side. Runners and legs are without decoration. 13 buttons on the upholstery. Front legs have a p...
  • Rocking Chair, belonging to Abraham Lincoln
    Imagefront of rocker rounded. Upholstered in black horsehair. H 40" x D 20".
  • Rocking chair, belonging to Mary Todd Lincoln
    ImageSplint weave ladder back rocker. Four back rails in "ladder." Round legs and side rails, round stretchers, two round stretchers at sides, one each low at front and back. Front and back edges of rocker rounded off, legs come down over rocker. H 35 " x W 17" x D 14".
  • Rocking chair, belonging to the Lincoln Family
    ImageSmall black horsehair-upholstered rocking chair. Very low arms from front seat rail at seat height, running back rising to little knobs at elbow height. Bottom rim on front seat rail. Front legs modified cabriolet, back bowed rockers curve down at back and are cut off at front. H 32 3/4" x W 20" x D 17".
  • Rocking chair, owned and used by Mary Todd Lincoln
    Imagecaned seat curved, rectangular, slightly sloping toward back. Front seat rail rounded, back and front legs bowed, rockers attached with pegs to side of legs rather than bottom. H 36" x W 17 1/2" x D 15 1/2".
  • Ronald Reagan Home, Dixon, Illinois
    ImageFront view of Ronald Reagan boyhood home, Dixon, IL.
  • Ronald Reagan Statue, Ronald Reagan boyhood home, Dixon, Illinois
    ImageBronze statue of Ronald Reagan, Ronald Reagan Home, Dixon, Illinois.
  • Roofing shingle, believed to have been installed on the roof of the Lincoln Home
    ImageRoofing shingle made from milled wood. Distinct grain on wide part, weathered to almost black color. Found during 1987-1988 restoration. L 5 11/16" x W 1 1/8" x D 1/4".
  • The room where Lincoln died
    ImageThe Petersen rooming house was across the street from Ford’s Theater. Lincoln was carried there after he was shot. He lived through the night and died early the next morning.
  • Rosencrans School, interior
    ImageThe interior of the Rosencrans School, Illinois, is decorated with pictures and paper chains. The children and their teacher are seated at their desks.
  • Round Barn, University of Illinois, Urbana
    ImageRound Barn, University of Illinois, Urbana.