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  1. Map of Africa
    Image | 1767

  2. West and East Parts of Barbary
    Image | 1767

  3. Abyssinia Ajan &C
    Image | 1767

  4. Southern Part of Africa
    Image | 1767

  5. Negro-Land and Guinea
    Image | 1767

  6. William Farren as Sir Charles Easy in "The Careless Husband"
    Image | 1791

    Whole-length portrait, seated, table behind him. With text: "Well, don't be uneasy___I am not angry with you now_Come and kiss me." Act V, Scene 2.
  7. William Farren as Sir Charles Easy, Elizabeth Pope (Younge) as Lady Easy, and Isabella Mattocks (nee Hallam) as Edging in a scene from "The Careless Husband"
    Image | 1817

    Scene with Sir Charles Easy seated and leaning back on chair with Lady Easy standing over him. With text: Lady Easy: "This may prevent it." Act V, Scene 5.
  8. Henry Erskine Johnston as Sir Charles Easy in "The Careless Husband"
    Image | 1817

    Whole-length portrait, seated, right hand inside waistcoat.
  9. James Pimbury Wilkinson as Michael in "Free and Easy"
    Image | 1822

    Whole-length portrait, wearing embroidered coat and waistcoat
  10. Wilcox, Jerome Kear
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    Empty easy chair with big cushion, open_file book placed on one arm
  11. Heverly, Ned
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    Man in easy chair smokes and reads a book while facing immense rolling landscape with distant mountain
  12. Carl Sandburg at booksigning
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    Carl Sandburg at booksigning with people in background. Signed "autographing is no easy afternoon's work if you want to do something else / Carl Sandburg."
  13. Washington Park Club
    Image | 1888

    From text: "The objects of the organization called the Washington Park Club, which was incorporated in 1883, are to promote good fellowship among its members by providing a club house and pleasure grounds for their entertainment where at all times they may meet for social intercourse, and to encourage, by providing the proper facilities, raising, improving, breeding, trainin...
  14. Illinois Central entrance to Chicago
    Image | 1930

    Caption: "Illinois Central Entrance to the Heart of Chicago
  15. Entrance to Rosehill Cemetery
    Image | 1883

    From text: "The projectors of Rose Hill have wisely selected grounds far enough from the city proper to insure no molestation of the ashes of the dead in the future, and have chosen grounds high enough for the purposes intended, and also those susceptible of improvement at a slight expense. They are of easy access both by rail and drives, which is certainly a desirable feat...
  16. McVicker's Theatre
    Image | 1869

    From text: "McVicker's Theatre is one of the finest structures of the kind in the country. It is situated on Madison street, between State and Dearborn streets. Its cost was over $75,000
  17. Brooklyn Public Library
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    The Circulation Hall of Ingersoll Building offers easy access to card catalogs, book charging, and information desks, and subject divisions."" Postcard was never mailed.
  18. Lakeland Public Library
    Image | 1938

    THE PUBLIC LIBRARY, LAKELAND, FLORIDA
  19. ALA Publication Deadlines
    Image | 1965

    ALA magazine publishing deadlines
  20. Large Print Books
    Image | 1987

    White and red text on black background. OO in BOOKS is a stylized pair of eyeglasses.
  21. Battle Ground of Resaca, No. 2
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    Reproduction of a black and white photograph of Battle Ground of Resaca, Georgia, 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. Dimensions...
  22. DeLuxe Plymouth Sedan 1934
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    Photograph, b/w
  23. Shocked Corn
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    This field of shocked corn in McLean County was tied up by farmers for drying purposes during the harvest.
  24. Farmer's Elevator
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    A farmer's elevator in Cooksville, Illinois, has siding on all sides. A fence leads to the elevator, which has a shingled roof.
  25. Easy chair, typical during mid-19th century
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    Large ballon-back upholstered easy chair or armchair. Front legs on casters, leg and arm finger-carved, knee and back also finger-carved. Top of arm upholstered, back seat and arms upholstered in black horsehair w/ upholstery tacks. Modified shield-shaped seat. H 40" x W 23" x D 21".
  26. Cooksville, Illinois, Grain Elevator about 1910
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    The farmer's grain elevator sits in Cooksville in 1910.
  27. Postcard, depicting Lincoln Home
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    Black and white photo postcard showing white-painted Lincoln Home with black shutters. Large flagpole on corner, two plaques on either side of gate. One corner are a fire hydrant, mailbox, and sign saying "Lincoln Home". In background, two smokestacks can be seen. On front steps is house number "430", and a black mailbox is seen on the door frame. L 5 1/2" x W 3 1/2".
  28. Hayes-Custer Building, Normal, Illinois
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    The Hayes-Custer Company manufactured stoves, gas ranges, and furnaces in Normal. It was located near the railroad tracks.
  29. Bloomington Pickle Factory
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    The Bloomington Pickle Factory manufactured pickles and vinegar in the 1920s and 1930s.
  30. Easy chair, owned by Rev. Charles Dresser, a friend of the Lincoln family
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    Upholstered Gentlemen's balloon-backed chair. Victorian Rococco style. Exposed walnut trim, medium stain. Chair back crest carved with two closed buds hanging upside-down, flanked by open roses, leaves and scrolls. Upholstered arm rests. Fabric is blue silk brocade with a raised, swirled floral pattern faded to a gold color. Back front has two horizontal rows of deep-buttone...
  31. Bernardi Automobile
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    The Bernardi is a two-passenger automobile painted black with red trim. It has three wheels, two in the front and one in the rear. The small steering wheel is on the right side next to the brake handle. It has a brown upholstered buggy bench. The engine is located in a box underneath the bench.
  32. Susan B. Anthony Dollar, 1979
    Image | 2 pages

    A right-facing profile of the suffragette is surrounded by a circle of thirteen stars the word LIBERTY, to the right, IN GOD WE TRUST, and below the date.
  33. Grain elevator
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    A farmer's elevator in Cooksville, Illinois has wooden siding on all sides. A fence leads to this elevator, which has a shingled roof.
  34. All-Bisque German Infant Doll
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    (right) This is an all-bisque German swivel-neck infant with moveable arms and legs. It has painted light brown hair, blue eyes, and red lips. It has marks on the back of the head that read '682/10 1/2 Germany.'
  35. Buggy rims
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    These are three half buggy rims attached to a slat for transportation and storage. They are tacked to the slat across the ends and are chamfered except where eight evenly spaced holes are drilled. The slat originally had four rims attached but one is missing.
  36. Easy chair, owned by Rev. Charles Dresser, a friend of the Lincoln family
    Image

    Upholstered lady's chair. Victorian Rococco style. Exposed walnut trim, medium stain. Chair back crest carved with two closed buds hanging upside-down, flanked by open roses, leaves and scrolls. Upholstered arm rests. Fabric is blue silk brocade with a raised, swirled floral pattern faded to a gold color. Back front has two horizontal rows of deep-buttoned tufting halfway up...
  37. Lamp, whale oil
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    A cone shaped chamber lamp made of tin with the double wick fixture of a whale oil lamp.