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  1. Ad Council Photographs (Digital surrogates), 1983-1993

    Digital surrogates from the Ad Council Photographs contain digitized photographs concerning campaign events, including crime prevention (1983, 1984, 1993), forest fire prevention (1986) and safety belts (1992). Photographs of crime prevention campaigns include an image of President Ronald Regan and the campaign image, McGruff. For more information, please see this Series'...
  2. Aerial Photos

    Based on benchmarks previously established by the Map and Geography Library, the Illinois State Geological Survey, and Scantech Color Systems, Inc., of Champaign, the pilot worked toward developing protocols and an interface to make scanned photography of Illinois flown between 1935 and 1955 available through the Web. Visitors are now able to view JPG image surrogates resize...
  3. Donald A. and Helen O. Lowrie Correspondence (Digital Surrogates), 1916

    Digital surrogates from the Donald A. and Helen O. Lowrie Papers contain digitized correspondence concerning official trips to Christiania (currently Oslo), Kiev, and different Russian cities; a tentative offer of foreign post by Carlisle.V. Hibbard of the YMCA; and work with Austro-Hungarian prisoners of war at Tomsk. Digitized materials also include a newspaper clipping ab...
  4. ATO Chapter Photographs File (Digital Surrogates), 1929, 1964-1981

    Digital surrogates from the ATO Chapter Photographs File contain digitized photographs relating to a 1929 Alpha Tau Omega banquet, and class composite photographs from Northwestern University ATO members (1964-1981). An access copy is available upon request. Additional images pertaining to this record series are available at the Archives' image gallery.
  5. College of Engineering Subject File (Born Digital Records), 1982-1991

    Born Digital Records from the College of Engineering Subject File includes spreadsheets and graphs, relating to the College of Engineering Revitalization project, a 5-year plan budget, and Faculty salaries in the Department of Atmospheric Sciences. Original file formats as .WKS (Lotus spreadsheets) and .DRW (vector image files) are outdated, and have gone through minimal pr...
  6. Albert Lybyer Papers (Digital Surrogates), 1919

    Digital surrogates from the Albert Lybyer Papers includes digitized copies of Albert Lybyer's typewritten diary concerning his participation in the King-Crane Commission as a member of the American Peace Delegation to the 1919 Conference of Paris. The dairy covers the time period January 1st - September 15th 1919. Digitized material include handwritten side notes in the diar...
  7. American Popular Entertainment

    The American Popular Entertainment Collection is a project of the History, Philosophy and Newspaper Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The collection is a repository of digital facsimiles of newspapers and trade journals published for the entertainment industry in the U.S. between 1853 and 1922. Using digital imaging technology, we have converted m...
  8. Architecture Department Subject File: Manuscript by Nathan C. Ricker (Digital Surrogates), 1922

    Digital surrogates from the Architecture Department Subject File: Manuscript by Nathan C. Ricker, contain a digitized autobiographical manuscript entitled "The story of a life" by Nathan C. Ricker. The original manuscript can be found in record series 12/2/1, Box 15. See the finding aid of this record series for more information. Additional information about Ricker can...
  9. Kalev Leetaru Papers/ UIHistories Project File (Born Digital Records and Digital Surrogates), 2004-2011

    Born Digital records and Digital Surrogates from the Kalev Leetaru Papers/ UIHistories Project File, includes a MySQL database, .jpg image files, and perl scripts which generate the UIHistories website. Materials also include digitized Board of Trustees reports, used for the UIHistories website. Developed by Kalev Leetaru, the UIHistories project provided access to digit...
  10. Leon Dash Papers (Digital Surrogates), 1973-1978, 1986, 1990-1993, 2007-2009

    Digital surrogates of Leon Dash Papers include materials digitized from the University Archives records series 13/3/23 relating to Dash work as journalist and reporter for the Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) Tim Nugent project (2007-2009) and for the Washington Post. An access copy is available in online and nearline files. Online files: Include tr...
  11. Nathan C. Ricker Papers (Digital Surrogates and Born Digital Records), 1901-1922, 1999, 2008

    Digital Surrogates and Born Digital Records from the Nathan C. Ricker Papers contain digital born photographs and reports produced by David J. Garner; digitized alumni records of the University of Illinois; and a digitized copy of the book "The History of Sanford, Maine 1600- 1900" (1901); concerning Nathan C. Ricker's family stories, family tree, his childhood home in Maine...
  12. Heinz Von Foerster Papers (Digital Surrogates), 1943, 1947, 1968-1971, 1974

    Digital Surrogates from the Heinz Von Foerster Papers contain digitized published papers and correspondence between Professor Heinz Von Foerster and the experimental architect Labbeus Woods concerning letters of recommendation on Woods' projects for different grants and fellowships, personal handwritten notes, and institutional correspondence. Digitized articles include "Ube...
  13. George P. Stauduhar Papers, Plans and Pictures (Digital Surrogates), 1886-1928

    Digital Surrogates from the George P. Stauduhar Papers, Plans and Pictures contain digitized architectural maps, sketches, plans and pictures of interiors and exteriors of Roman Catholic churches and residences at different locations in the United States, as part of Stauduhar's architectural projects. Access copies of digitized materials are available upon request. Add...
  14. Image of Research

    The Image of Research is a multidisciplinary competition celebrating the diversity and breadth of student - both graduate and undergraduate - research at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  15. Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps

    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...
  16. Sousa Archives Music Instrument Digital Image and 3D Model Collection

    The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music (SACAM) acquires and preserves significant archival records and historical artifacts in multiple formats that document America's diverse music heritage. The Center’s collection of historical music instruments, dating between 1810-1972, include rare cornets and trumpets, early boxwood clarinets and flutes, unique double-reed sa...
  17. Picture Chicago

    Picture Chicago is a collection of images originally published in books about Chicago that were digitized by the University of Illinois' Urbana and Chicago campus libraries. Here you can see photographs of Chicago gangsters, politicians, and early famous Chicagoans; the first taxicab in the city; the early pneumatic tube system installed in the the Chicago Post Office; the d...
  18. Neil L. Block Papers (Born Digital Records), 1979 -1987

    Born Digital Records from the Neil L. Block Papers include articles and notes concerning Block's work on astrology. Additional electronic material is available upon request, including software manuals, and instructions; executable files; system files; data tables; image files; bibliographies; indexes; resumes; articles and notes; relating to specialized software including FO...
  19. Afrique
    Image | 1861

  20. Pour la France versez votre or
    Image | 1915

    A German soldier is forced to his knees by an enormous French coin bearing a French coq.
  21. No title [Image of Lafayette and Uncle Sam]

    A statue of Lafayette mounted on a horse reaches down and clasps hands with Uncle Sam.
  22. L'emprunt de la Libération

    Kaiser Wilhelm II walks with bowed head and broken sword. Behind him, the flags of the allied nations press him forward.
  23. 3e Emprunt de la Défense Nationale

    An image of an elderly couple counting money.
  24. Pour achèver la Croisade du droit souscrivez!
    Image | 1918

    Allied troops on horseback advance on the battlefield.
  25. Souscrivez pour la victoire et pour le triomphe de la liberté
    Image | 1918

    An image of victory wielding a sword appears above a field of advancing Allied soldiers, urging them to battle. Three soldiers dominate the foreground.
  26. Pour le suprême effort

    A French soldier strangles the German Eagle.
  27. Pour que la France soit victorieuse comme a Valmy!
    Image | 1918

    A 18th century French officer protects a young girl with his sword while a battle rages in the background. The image is captioned "Valmy."
  28. Les vainqueurs de la Marne

    In the middle of the poster is a picture of battlefield with a tank and a burning village. To the left of this image is a French soldier, and to the right an American.
  29. D'abord l'homme prend l'alcool puis l'alcool prend l'homme.

    The first image shows a man holding a glass of wine, the second shows an anthropomorphic bottle of wine choking a man.
  30. Man at Soldiers Home
    Image | 1901

  31. Portrait

  32. Portrait

  33. First Decoration Day exercises
    Image | 1899

    rail fence in foreground
  34. Laundry Building - interior
    Image | 1899

  35. Engine - Basement Laundry
    Image | 1899

    Straight-Line engine pictured, manufactured in Syracuse NY
  36. Barracks Buildings - Company A
    Image | 1899

  37. Governor's Residence
    Image | 1899

    breaking ground for the planned Governor's Residence
  38. Vista from Soldiers Home Gounds
    Image | 1899