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  1. Justin Palmer Papers (Born Digital Records)
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    Born Digital Records from the Justin Palmer Papers, Architecture graduate student, includes 3D models of campus buildings in short video clips created for the Mapping History at the University of Illinois sesquicentennial project (see RS 35/2/59 for more information).
  2. Sousa Archives Music Instrument Digital Image and 3D Model Collection
    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...
  3. Octave Chanute Glider Model
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    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...
  4. Bric-a-brac (Mold-cast ceramic figurine of the Lincoln Home)
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    Highly detailed mold-cast ceramic figurine of the Lincoln Home. Home is set in a very abbreviated back yard, surrounded by brown picket fence and white board fence. Brick sidewalk in front, boardwalk on side. Two small trees surrounded by support cages balance the front. L 13.3 W 11 H 8.5 cm.
  5. Model of the Lincoln Home, Stage 1 (1844-1846)
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages

    Episcopal clergyman Charles Dresser married Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd on the evening of November 4, 1842. Eighteen months later on May 2, 1844, Dresser sold his house at Eighth and Jackson Streets to the Lincolns. The Lincolns then moved into the only home they would ever own. The purchase price was $1,500, consisting of $1,200 in cash plus a downtown lot and building wo...
  6. Model of the Lincoln Home, Stage 2 (1846-1854)
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages

    of proper width, and depth, under ground, and about two feet above ground." This improvement reflected the Lincolns' increasing prosperity and their desire to maintain a pleasant home for themselves and their children.
  7. Model of the Lincoln Home, Stage 3 (1855-1861)
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages

    By 1855, the Lincoln home, little changed from the cottage purchased twelve years earlier, proved to be too small for the growing family. Lincoln hired local builders, Hannon and Ragsdale, to remodel the home. They removed the roofs and raised the house from one-and-one-half to two full stories. When the work was completed, Mary wrote to her sister, Emilie Todd Helm, "You wi...
  8. 2010 University Honors
    Image | 2010

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  9. St. Joseph's Hospital
    Image | 1893

    Caption: "[Engraved for The Standard Guide Company.] St. Joseph's Hospital, Garfield Ave. and Burling St. [See "Hospitals."]". From text: "The hospital is fitted with all the latest improvements for ventilation, heating, etc., and has accommodations for three hundred patients in wards and private rooms. Of the latter there are fifty, tastefully decorated, supplied with ...
  10. 4-H members at NASA meeting
    Image | 1962

    4-H members with models of satellites at NASA sponsored meeting.
  11. Introduction to County Board Government shoot
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    2000-052, frame 21a: Board members discussing paperwork in front of County Seal, U.S. flag and Illinois flag. Models Judy Tyler and Randy McCabe pose as county board members for an Introduction to County Board Government booklet. At Champaign County Brookens Administration Building. Summer 2000. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer, Model release on file. Original scan at 7.5 x 11 at ...
  12. 0340-34a.tif
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    PE00509: Family sitting on a swing holding baby (models are Krista and Bill Sunderland with daughter, Sarah). Photo by David Riecks. 5 x 7 at 100ppi, 0340034A.TIF. Use for Research Serving Illinois, and 1999 Office of Research brochure. ST: Illinois, MR=Y, TYPE: RGB, Optimized: FPO, Source: Slide, Scan Type: Photo-CD, In/Out: Outside, Season: Summer, Time of Day: Day, Format...
  13. 0713-11a.tif
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    Black (African-American) females/ women comfort each other in an informal session. At a home in a living room with a coffee table. Talking with others. Counseling, self-help support group. One woman comforts another. From "Where Do You Turn?" Paid models. c.1989. model released. photo by David Riecks. 5x7 at 100ppi, 0713-11A.TIF. similar to 3884-32.PCD. MR=Y, TYPE: RGB, Opti...
  14. 3884-32a.tif
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    PE00406: Black (African-American) females/ women comfort each other in an informal session. At a home in a living room with a coffee table. Talking with others. Counseling, self-help support group. One woman comforts another. From "Where Do You Turn?" Paid models. c.1989. model released. photo by David Riecks. 5x7 at 100ppi, 3884-32A.TIF. Similar to 0713-11.PCD. TYPE: RGB, O...
  15. Descriptive and Illustrated Catalogue for 1865, of Plows and Other Agricultural Implements and Machinery
    Multi-Page Item | 25 pages

    Trade catalog from Furst and Bradley. Dimensions: 8.75" x 5.75".
  16. Benz Velo Automobile
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    The Benz Velo is a motorized two-passenger buggy. Its engine is situated in a box behind the seats. The auto has four wheels with spokes, the back two are 35.5 and the front two are twenty-three inches. The car is painted burgundy with gold trim.
  17. Curta Calculator
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    Curta calculators were designed by Austrian, Curt Herzstark. They were only manufactured from 1948 through 1970. When new pocket calculators appeared in the seventies, Curta went out of business. Only two models were made. Model I gave 11 digit results and Model II gave 15 digit results.
  18. D.S. Morgan and Co. Agricultural Machinery and Novelties in Implements
    Multi-Page Item | 16 pages

    Trade catalog from D. S. Morgan and Company. Dimensions: 8" x 5.5".
  19. Buick Four 1923
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    Photograph, b/w
  20. Nash 1934
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    Photograph, b/w
  21. DeLuxe Plymouth Sedan 1934
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    Photograph, b/w
  22. Hupmobile 5-seater Touring Car 1921
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    Drawing for an advertisement
  23. 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.
  24. 1914 Model T Ford
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    A black, four-passenger, three-door car, with a black leather top, a two-piece folding windshield, and four black leather seats. On the exterior are two running boards, two headlights, one rear lantern-shaped taillight, four tires, and a hand crank for the engine.
  25. Washington Quarter, 1994
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages

    A left-facing profile with LIBERTY overhead, IN GOD WE TRUST in tiny letters in front of Washington 19s image, and the date below. The Mint mark, D for Denver, appears on the right.
  26. Wm. Deering and Co. Manufacturers of Harvesting Machinery
    Multi-Page Item | 23 pages

    Trade catalog from Wm. Deering and Company. Dimensions: 7.5 x 10.25
  27. Ford 3-window DeLuxe Coupe 1934
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    Photograph, b/w