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  1. Third Armored Division Association Records and Audiovisuals (Digital Surrogates), 1941-1945, 1993
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    Digital Surrogates of Third Armored Division Association Records and Audiovisuals (1941 - 1945, 1993) contain digitized copies of pictures, newsletters, newspaper clippings and newspapers' typewritten transcriptions, concerning the 3rd Armored Division's history, members, military campaigns and accomplishments, recreational activities, and cartoons about soldier's daily situ...
  2. Armour elevator
    Image | 1906

    Caption: "The Armour grain elevator is the largest in the city, and belongs to the millionaire meat packer. The owner is noted for his great wheat operations on the Board of Trade. The vast quantities of the actual product in this immense elevator have often been able to turn the market in his favor. The elevator is located on Goose Island in the Chicago River. The combi...
  3. Underground freight system
    Image | 1906

    Caption: "Loaded freight train at street intersection". From text: "Chicago's great subway, or underground freight railroad, is now ready for operation. It is the most complete and extensive of any tunnel system in the world. … Every street in the down-town district, and many outside streets, are duplicated forty feet below the surface by the tunnel system. The entire sub...
  4. M. F. Rittenhouse
    Image | 1912

    From text: "The name of Moses F. Rittenhouse is prominent in connection with the development of the lumber industry in Chicago and in the various sections of the country. His operations have extended widely over the Mississippi valley and he is foremost among those who have been most active in developing the lumber trade of this city."
  5. Railroad crossing bells
    Image | 1891

    Caption: "Hall Signal Co." From text: "The Hall Signal Co. of 50 Broadway, New York, and 340 The Rookery, Chicago, are manufacturers of all kinds of Electric and Mechanical Signaling apparatus for railroads. The Hall Automatic Electric Block Signal System is in operation on twenty-one of the leading railroads of this country. On the opposite page is shown an application o...
  6. Brake beam department
    Image | 1908

    Caption: "Brake Beam Department--North". The Chicago Railway Equipment Company was established in 1887, and in its first twenty years of operation it produced and sold over six million brake beams. (Source: Encyclopedia of Chicago http://www.encyclopedia.chicagohistory.org/pages/2387.html. ) Photograph is included in section on company's Detroit facility.
  7. Brake beam department
    Image | 1908

    Caption: "Brake Beam Department--South". The Chicago Railway Equipment Company was established in 1887, and in its first twenty years of operation it produced and sold over six million brake beams. (Source: Encyclopedia of Chicago http://www.encyclopedia.chicagohistory.org/pages/2387.html. ) Photograph is included in section on company's Detroit facility.
  8. Planche XXX
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    l'écriture cursive superposée au VIIIe siècle,
  9. topography
    Image | 1915

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
  10. topography
    Image | 1918

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
  11. topography
    Image | 1918

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  12. topography
    Image | 1916

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  13. topography
    Image | 1918

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
  14. topography
    Image | 1917

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  15. topography
    Image | 1915

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  16. topography
    Image | 1906

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  17. topography
    Image | 1918

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  18. Illinois-Kentucky-Missouri, Cairo quadrangle
    Image | 1933

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  19. topography
    Image | 1912

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  20. topography
    Image | 1919

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  21. How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive (Recreation)
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    Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive Get Books in the Recreation Buildings on Train Operation Wireless or Practical Exporting"
  22. How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive (Camp Library)
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    Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive Get Books in the CAMP LIBRARY on Train Operation Wireless or Practical Exporting"
  23. How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive (Public Library)
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    Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive Get Books in the PUBLIC LIBRARY on Train Operation Wireless or Practical Exporting"
  24. How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive (Hospital Library)
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    Glass plate slide. Caption reads: "How to Manage A Ship or Locomotive Get Books in the HOSPITAL LIBRARY on Train Operation Wireless or Practical Exporting"
  25. A Successful Appeal by the Rotary Club, San Antonio, Texas
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    Glass plate slide showing a storefront window display, brimming with stacks of books donated for use by American service personnel in World War I. The book drive was coordinated by the ALA, with the cooperation of local associations such as the San Antonio Rotary Club
  26. Illinois, Breese quadrangle
    Image | 1907

    Relief indicated by contours and spot heights.
  27. topography
    Image | 1918

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
  28. topography
    Image | 1921

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights.
  29. topography.
    Image | 1912

    Relief shown by contours and spot heights.