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  1. James Edward Myers World War I Sheet Music Collection
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    World War I is considered by many music scholars to be the most musical war in America’s history. Music for and about The Great War was created by all sorts of Americans: professional songwriters, acclaimed composers, church musicians, well- and little-known performers, and uncounted singing teachers, small-town bandmasters, and amateurs. Their melodies and lyrics intersecte...
  2. Ideal Composition Doll
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    This doll is comprised of a composition head and hands on a cloth body which contains a squeeze mechanism. The head has brown glued on hair. The face has sleeping blue eyes, painted on eyebrows, pink tinted cheeks, red lips, and white teeth. Her original clothing is white cotton trimmed with lace. Sewn over the body is a pair of bloomers with the dress over. White socks are ...
  3. Map of Funk Farms, McLean County, Illinois
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    This map shows the location of all the Funk Farms in McLean County.
  4. Automatic Vacuum Cleaners Advertisement
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    The Automatic Vacuum Cleaner Company's failure in the early 1910s was a result of competition from nationally marketed brands.
  5. Monta' Mower
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    Monta mower. Long (48.25) inch wooden T-shaped handle attached to a metal cutting unit by one large bolt. Nine disk-shaped gears are mounted on a horizontal shaft and attached by two brackets, each with a hole for oiling. Each of the nine gears rotates with the shaft by pushing the unit along the ground. Each of the rotating gears has 15 teeth, which engage cutting teeth, wh...
  6. Amet Magniscope
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    Thirty-five millimeter film projector made of tin, galvanized metal and brass. It has two film reels and sits on a wood base.
  7. Let the Chimes of Normandy Be Our Wedding Bells
    Multi-Page Item | 4 pages | 1918

  8. Old Glory Goes Marching On
    Multi-Page Item | 4 pages | 1918

  9. Giddy Giddap! Go On! Go On!
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1917

  10. I'll Return, Mother Darling, to You
    Multi-Page Item | 4 pages | 1915