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  1. Picture Chicago
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    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...
  2. 4369-51a.tif
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    ar00414: 57 Ways To Protect Your Home Environment slide show, 2001. slide 51e: Caulking the joint between the sill and the foundation of an older home. photo by Brian Stauffer. 4369-51a.tif, 10.2 x 6.8 at 300ppi, this version at 72ppi. City: Champaign, ST: Illinois, TYPE: RGB, Optimized: FPO, Source: Slide, Scan Type: Photo-CD, In/Out: Inside, Season: Summer, Time of Day: Da...
  3. Dining car, Chicago and North Western Railway
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Photograph, b/w
  4. Ancient Brick Collection
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    A collection of eight ancient clay bricks. Each brick has a cuneiform inscription: 1. "To Nannar, eldest son of Enlil, his king, Urnammu, the mighty man, priest of Erech, King of Ur, King of Sumer and Akkad, has built Etemennigur, his beloved house, and restored it to its place." (Third dynasty of Ur, 2300-2180 B.C.) 2. "Urnammu, king of Ur, builder of the house of Nannar." ...
  5. Octave Chanute Glider Model
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    The 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...
  6. Telegraph Line
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    A twelve-inch length of wire with two sections of glass tubing used as insulation. The glass tubes are sealed at the joints with wax.
  7. Blanket Chest, associated with Abraham Lincoln
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Medium sized blanket chest on legs. Bun and peg feet, turned legs. Bottom section of chest contains one drawer with two mushroom knobs. Lid of chest is rounded, black paint outlining on chest, top chest utilizes dovetail joints and sides. L 37" x H 33" x W 19".
  8. Armand Marseille All-Bisque Infant Doll
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    A bisque head doll with 'sleepy eyes', an open mouth that has two applied teeth in red lips. It has pink cheeks and brown hair which is brush stroked. The body of the doll is jointed with moveable arms and legs. It is wearing a white linen diaper that is safety-pinned. This doll looks very similar to Armand Marseille's 'My Dream Baby.' It has the marks A.M. Germany 351.1510k.
  9. Frozen Charlotte Doll
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    A German "Frozen Charlotte" doll with painted black hair. The face has pink cheeks, red lips, and black eyes. The doll is enclosed in a pink cloth pouch adorned with attached green flowers. The doll also has imprinted shoes or booties.
  10. Patsy Tinyette; EffanBee Durable Patsy Dolls;
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    A composition doll with moveable arms, legs, and head by ball and joint. The hair is molded, the face has painted eyes with eyelashes and lips. She is dressed in a red plaid shirt and white underwear. The dress bodice is dark blue and has the same blue trim on apron. She is also wearing long knit stocking, wooden shoes, and traditional Dutch girl's cap. She is complete with ...
  11. Assembly Memorial & Joint Resolution Relative to the United States Mint at Carson City, Nevada
    Multi-Page Item | 3 pages

    Pamphlet entitled Assembly memorial and joint resolution relative to the United States Mint at Carson City, Nevada. [1887].
  12. Wheel, Spinning
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Black painted wooden spinning wheel. Four turned legs mortised through a horizontal bench. Two turned poles support a large wheel with turned spokes. Two bobbin holders mounted on a flat bench. Hand forged iron hardware. Wooden pegs used on mortised joints. 37" high.
  13. Passenger train, Chicago and North Western Railway
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Photograph, b/w
  14. The Red, White and Blue Is Calling You
    Multi-Page Item | 6 pages | 1916

  15. Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Library.
    Image

    Printed in yellow and black. Palette and brushes, scroll, baton.
  16. University of Illinois. Library
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    Text within pipe and joint border.
  17. Millar, J. T.
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    Text within jointed border
  18. Home of Chicago Joint Board
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Site of the New Home of the Chicago Joint Board, Ashland Boulevard and Adams Street."
  19. Officers, deputies and delegates
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Officers, Deputies & Delegates of The Chicago Joint Board Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America Jan. 12, 1922."
  20. Samuel Levin
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Samuel Levin, Manager. Chicago Joint Board Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America."
  21. Executive Offices, Chicago Joint Board
    Image | 1922

    Frank Rosenblum Directing".
  22. Executive Offices, Chicago Joint Board
    Image | 1922

    Frank Rosenblum Directing".
  23. Library Main Office Chicago Joint Board
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Library Main Office Chicago Joint Board Amalgamated Clothing Workers". From text: "While these large meetings constitute the center of the educational activities of the union, classes for the instruction of small groups have also on occasion been provided. It is the purpose of the Joint Board to facilitate reading and study by the building of a library which has ...
  24. Finance Department
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Finance Department Main Office Chicago Joint Board Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America."
  25. May Day celebration 1921
    Image | 1921

    Caption: "May Day Celebration May First 1921. Second Regiment Armory. Arranged by the Chicago Joint Board, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America". On photograph: "371 I. P. E. U."
  26. West Side Auditorium meeting
    Image | 1921

    Caption: "Meeting of all of Joint Board Delegates, Local Executives and Shop Chairmen. West Side Auditorium, Jan. 13, 1921. Presented to Captains and Lieutenants of the $1,000,000 Lockout Fund Chicago Joint Board Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America." On photograph: "371 I. P. E. U."
  27. M. C. Fisch
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "M. C. Fisch, Recording Secretary. Officers Chicago Joint Board". On photograph: "371 I. P. E. U."
  28. Louis Schultz
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Louis Schultz, Vice President. Officers Chicago Joint Board". On photograph: "371 I. P. E. U."
  29. Joseph Goldman
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Joseph Goldman, President. Officers Chicago Joint Board". On photograph: "371 I. P. E. U."