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  • Nigerian Ibeji Twin Figure
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pagesA carved wooden male standing figure with short round base. The head is pointed with coiffure, scarification and facial features carved in low relief. The body is crudely articulated, probably because it was originally covered with shells or beads. One string of beads encircles the neck, one encircles the waist, and one hangs from each arm. There is evidence of encrustation,...
  • Nigerian Offertory Bowl with Lid
    ImageA decorative bowl carved from a single piece of wood in the form of a kneeling woman holding a lidded bowl in the shape of a rooster. The woman has large breasts and is unclothed. Four rings suggesting neck rings are carved around her neck and three rings are carved at her hips. The arms and shoulders are carved to suggest a triangular tattoo decoration. The eyes are large, ...
  • Nightcap, sewn by Mary Todd Lincoln
    ImageLadies' nightcap. Plain white cotton, gathered in back. Ruffle framing cap. Two ties, under chin. Entire cap hand-sewn. L 15 " x W 10
  • N.N. Winslow Advertisement
    ImageN.N. Winslow and Company manufactured soap, candles and locomotive grease from 1855 to the 1870s.
  • No. 3 School, Bloomington, Illinois
    ImageThe Number 3 School was a tall brick structure located at Jackson and Mason Streets, Bloomington, Illinois.
  • No loyal citizen of the United States...
    ImagePoster, color, 20 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
  • North Neil Street, Champaign, Illinois
    Image101-111 North Neil Street, Champaign.
  • Now...altogether, 7th War Loan
    ImagePoster, color, 12,7 x 9 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
  • Octave Chanute Glider Model
    ImageThe Octave Chanute Glider model is a one-quarter the scale prototype of a full sized glider. Its dimensions are: the height is eight inches high, thirty-six inches wide, forty-eight inches long. The glider is made of wood, twine, oiled cotton cloth, and wire. It has three main wings stacked vertically and a cruciform rudder. The wing and support structures are constructed of...
  • O'er the ramparts we watch
    ImagePoster, color, 24.9 x 19 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
  • Of course I can!; I'm patriotic as can be - And ration points won't worry me!
    ImagePoster, color, 25.5 x 18.5 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
  • Old North Church, Boston
    ImageThe Old North Church was built in 1723. It is the oldest church building in Boston.
  • Old South Meeting House, Boston
    ImageThe Old South Meeting House was built in 1729. At the time of the Revolution it was the largest public building in Boston.
  • Old State House, Boston
    ImageThe Old State House was a merchants exchange and a general meeting place. It was the symbol of royal authority in the colony.
  • O'Neill Bros. Grocery
    ImageA group of men standing in front of the O'Neill Grocery at 1102 W. Chestnut Street, Bloomington, Illinois.
  • On the Way to Paris; Passant par Paris
    AudioSung in French by the male Choir of the Universite de Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada (St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society Press). Used with permission.
  • Orchard Knob, from Mission Ridge
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of Orchard Knob from Mission Ridge. 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".
  • Orient Motor Buckboard
    ImageA flat board automobile with an air-cooled engine in the rear, a tiller for steering, curved wooden cycle fenders, and four wooden wheels with wire spokes.
  • Osborn Bakery Advertisement
    ImageS.G. Osborn owned a bakery, confectionery, restaurant and oyster saloon at the southwest corner of Center and Grove.
  • Our Line in front of Kenesaw Mountain
    ImageReproduction of a black and white photograph of Our Line in front of Kenesaw Mountain. 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: ...
  • Ours to fight for, freedom from fear
    ImagePoster, color, 28 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office. (This digital image has been enhanced. The original had tape stains that were removed from the digital image.)
  • Over 1,000,000 tons of Axis shipping sunk in the North Sea and English Channel
    ImagePoster, color, 19.5 x 30 in., printed by Chromoworks Ltd., London.
  • Over 1,250,000 tons of Axis shipping sunk in the Central Mediterranean
    ImagePoster, color, 19.5 x 30 in., printed by Chromoworks Ltd., London.
  • Oxen on Turn-of-the-Century Farm
    ImageOxen, like this team on a turn-of-the-century McLean County farm, were slower than horses but more suited to heavy tasks like prairie breaking.
  • Ox Shoes
    ImageOx shoes, such as these, were used to protect oxen hooves when they plowed up prairie land.
  • Page 414 of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper for Nov. 17, 1860
    Imageads appear on the rest of the page. L 15 7/8" x W 10 7/8".
  • Painting: Autumn Trees and Green Roofs
    ImageA painting of a farmstead set along an unpaved road within a gently rolling landscape, all depicted in soft, muted tones of blue, green and grey. Dimensions are 30" x 50".
  • Painting: Coastal Sunset and Mountains
    ImageA painting of a sun setting beyond a mountainous coastline with a number of boats hugging shore on right. Black and white birds perch on a group of large rocks extending into the picture from the left foreground. Dimensions are 21" x 35".
  • Painting: Corn with Pumpkin
    ImageA painting with large ears of yellow corn spilling onto a wooden floor from a wooden barrel, a wooden box and patched gunny sack also contain corn. A large shovel rests on the open box. A pumpkin sits to the left of the sack. Dimensions of painting are 36" x 48", framed dimensions are 43-1/4" x 57-1/4".
  • Painting: Illinois Landscape #90
    ImageA painting of a panoramic view of gently rolling, rich farmland in early springtime. Hedgerows of trees along some field edges, clumps of trees at other places, farmhouse in background towards right end of painting. Dimensions are 12" x 96".
  • Painting: Illinois River
    ImageA painting of two riverboats on a wide expanse of river past bluffs rising from the far shore. Two tall trees rise up left of center on the near shore, where two figures leaning on a rail fence look out over the river. A row boat is moored at a dock at center foreground. Dimensions are 25" x 30".
  • Painting: Lady in a Garden
    ImageA painting of a woman seated in a shaded part of a garden setting. She holds an Oriental parasol and wears a multi-color Oriental robe over a white gown. A table and another chair is beyond her. Dimensions are 29" x 36".
  • Painting: Prairie Landscape
    Imageframed dimensions are 35-1/2" x 43".
  • Painting: Shady Pool
    Imageframed dimensions are 22-1/2" x 25".
  • Painting: Untitled (Illinois River)
    ImageA painting of an autumnal view of the Illinois River as seen from a grassy bluff in the Prospect Avenue area of Peoria, with the river in the background, three tall trees extending beyond the picture frame in the near right foreground. Dimensions are 25-1/4" x 33-1/2".
  • Painting: Woods in Winter
    ImageA painting with a stream running through a snow-covered landscape with a few tall trees near the banks and denser trees in the background. The stream extends from the center foreground towards the back left. The viewer seems to be standing in the stream facing north in late afternoon. Dimensions are 30" x 44-3/4".
  • Palace of Fine Arts
    ImageAn oil painting on canvas by Childe Hassam of the Palace of Fine Arts building at the World’s Columbian Exposition held in Chicago in 1893. The painting measures thirty-five inches by forty-one inches.
  • Palestine Soup
    ImageChicago, Illinois'
  • Pantagraph Bindery
    ImageThis photo shows The Book Bindery of The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois. The Pantagraph newspaper first published in 1837. It was two years older than the Chicago Tribune, and was a well-respected newspaper. There were many newspapers published in McLean County, many of them in Bloomington and Normal.
  • Pantagraph Book Binding
    ImageWorkers bind books at The Bloomington Pantagraph Printing and Stationery Co., about 1900.