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  1. Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
    Collection

    The University Library’s collection of Sanborn fire insurance maps includes maps for Illinois towns; rural settings are not included. Sanborn maps were produced to assist insurance underwriters in determining fire insurance rates for individual buildings by examining the buildings' construction methods, heat and lighting sources and manufacturing uses, and the same attribute...
  2. Small Homes Council Technical Notes (Digital Surrogates)
    Collection

    Digital Surrogates from the Small Homes Council Technical Notes, includes digitized technical Notes issued by the Small Homes Council-Building Research Council including Prevention and Treatment of Construction Damage to Shade Trees (TN-1: 1965); Built-up Roofing Details (TN-2: 1966, 1970, 1981); Insulation for Heating (TN-3: 1969, 1977); Converting a Concrete Slab to a Wood...
  3. Pour la liberté. Fete de l'indépendance, 4 Juillet 1776-1918
    Image | 1918

    A large American soldier stands on the bow of a ship next to a presidential statue and an American flag, while the Statue of Liberty shines a beacon of light from her torch.
  4. Dearborn Street
    Image | 1906

    at the other, the Chicago River. Further to the north the street becomes Dearborn Avenue, a popular residential street ending at Lincoln Park."
  5. Dearborn Street
    Image | 1906

    at the other, the Chicago River. Further to the north the street becomes Dearborn Avenue, a popular residential street ending at Lincoln Park." View is looking north from present-day Congress Parkway.
  6. Terrace Row
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    Caption: "Terrace Row on Michigan Avenue Before the Fire". Terrace Row was located where the Auditorium Building now stands (at Michigan Avenue and Congress Boulevard).
  7. Looking south on Prairie Avenue
    Image | 1893

    at 1828 that of Daniel B. Shipman, and at 1834 that of Fernando Jones."
  8. Looking north from bridge
    Image | 1919

    Caption: "Looking north from bridge showing monumental arch treatment. Drawing by A. N. Rebori." From text: "Early in the previous year the North Central Business District Association (the name of which has since been shortened to North Central Association) ... invited a number of architects to meet with a committee of its organization with a view to enlisting their inter...
  9. 2000 Home, Yard, and Garden Pest Management Handbook shoot
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    2000-066 frame 15: Master Gardener, Sandy VandeWyngaerde and her husband weed their lawn and rake up crab apples in the front yard of their home. For the Home, Yard, and Garden Pest Management Handbook. Fall 2000. Photo by David Riecks, Model release on file. Original scan at 9.6 x 9.8 at 600ppi. This version same size at 72ppi. CB drumscan. 00066cda.tif.
  10. 2000 Home, Yard, and Garden Pest Management Handbook shoot
    Image

    2000-067 frame 18: Master Gardener, Ann Tice, checks out her raspberries in a vegetable garden outside her home. For the Home, Yard, and Garden Pest Management Handbook. Fall 2000. Photo by David Riecks, Model release on file. Original scan at 7.5 x 8.7 at 500ppi. This version same size at 72ppi. CB Drumscan. 00067ada.tif. City: Champaign, ST: Illinois, MR=Y, RES: 72ppi, TYP...
  11. Prairieland CSA drop-off.
    Image | 2005

    Diann Moore, of Moore Family Farm, arranges fresh vegetables in a garage for the Prairieland Community Sponsored Agriculture - CSA.
  12. Prairieland CSA drop-off.
    Image | 2005

    Fresh vegetables arranged and waiting in a garage for the Prairieland Community Sponsored Agriculture - CSA members.
  13. Farmdoc Farmer
    Image | 2010

    Chris Hausman looks at the Farmdoc website on a desktop computer in his home office.
  14. Farmdoc Farmer
    Image | 2010

    Chris Hausman looking at the camera showing off the Farmdoc website on a desktop computer in his home office.
  15. ag00920r.tif
    Image | 2001

    Master Gardener, Ann Tice, weeds a flower bed in the front yard of her home. For the Home, Yard, and Garden Pest Management Hanbook. Fall 2000. Photo by David Riecks, Model release on file. Original scan at 7 x 10.9 at 500ppi. This version at 72ppi, ag00920a.tif. City: Champaign, ST: Illinois, YR: 2000, MR=Y, ag00920:
  16. Urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland
    Image | 2004

    A Caterpillar wheel tractor scraper / landscraper removing topsoil from farmland in Dekalb County for a residential land development, showing urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland.
  17. Urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland
    Image | 2004

    A Caterpillar wheel tractor scraper / landscraper removing topsoil from farmland in Dekalb County for a residential land development, showing urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland.
  18. Urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland
    Image | 2004

    A vast soybean field adjoins a residential subdivision, illustrating urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland.
  19. Urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland
    Image | 2004

    A soybean field and farmstead adjoin a new street for a residential subdivision, illustrating urban encroachment or suburbanization of productive farmland.
  20. Rooney_Jim.jpg
    Image | 2006

    Jim Rooney - Associate Director of University Housing for Residential Life
  21. Schein_Howard.jpg
    Image | 2012

    Howard Schein - Director of the Unit One Residential Learning Community in Allen Residence Hall
  22. Prairieland CSA drop-off.
    Image | 2005

    Diann Moore, of Moore Family Farm, arranges fresh vegetables in a garage for the Prairieland Community Sponsored Agriculture - CSA.
  23. Transcript of an interview with Mr. Yankelovich regarding the Presidential campaign of 1976
    Multi-Page Item | 13 pages | 1976

    Held in the James B. Reston Papers in the University of Illinois Archives
  24. Transcript of an interview with Joseph Califano regarding topics of interest surrounding the Presidential campaign
    Multi-Page Item | 5 pages | 1968

    Held in the James B. Reston Papers in the University of Illinois Archives
  25. Letter to Gladwin Hill regarding the Presidential campaign and the phoniness that has been brought about by technology
    Image | 1956

    Held in the James B. Reston Papers in the University of Illinois Archives
  26. Transcript of an interview with Henry Kissinger regarding the Nixon Presidential campaign and what Mr. Reston sees as disgraceful tactics
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages

    Held in the James B. Reston Papers in the University of Illinois Archives
  27. Transcript of an interview with Richard Scammon regarding the chances of victory for Presidential candidates Nixon and Humphrey
    Multi-Page Item | 7 pages | 1968

    Held in the James B. Reston Papers in the University of Illinois Archives
  28. Letter to Gladwin Hill regarding the Presidential campaign and the perceived apathy surrounding it
    Image | 1956

    Held in the James B. Reston Papers in the University of Illinois Archives