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  1. Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois
    Collection

    This community contains the collection for dissertations and theses produced by students in masters and doctoral programs at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. If you are a graduate student depositing your thesis or dissertation, please do this through the Graduate College at http://www.grad.uiuc.edu/submit-etd. If you deposit electronically, once your degree i...
  2. James Edward Myers World War I Sheet Music Collection
    Collection

    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...
  3. Paléographie des classiques latins
    Collection

    Émile Chatelain's Paléographie des classiques latins was produced in 14 fascicles between 1884 and 1900, and consists of more than 200 facsimiles of leaves from medieval manuscripts, with explanatory text. The leaves range in date from the fourth to the fifteenth century, and together demonstrate the range of scripts in which the main Latin classics were transmitted from ant...
  4. Portraits of Actors
    Collection

    Portraits of Actors, 1720-1920, includes almost 3,500 pictures of actors — studio portraits and actors posing in costume for a particular role or performing a scene from a play. Dramatists, theatrical managers, singers and musicians are also included, but the majority are British and American actors who worked between about 1770 and 1893. Among the hundreds of actors include...
  5. Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
    Collection

    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...
  6. Semi-Centennial Celebration Chicago Fire
    Image | 1921

    Text in image: "Chicago the Great Central Market. Semi-Centennial Celebration Chicago Fire October 2-15". Caption: "Poster proclaiming celebration of Great Fire anniversary. The personifying figure of Chicago was given to the city by The Inter Ocean, March 20, 1892, when that paper, now extinct, but long maintained as a Republican authority by Wm. Penn Nixon, was in posse...
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. The Queen thanking Edgar Bruce after the performance at Abergeldie
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    Reproduced sketch. Queen Victoria talking to Edgar Bruce, holding a bouquet, in front of coach with open door.
  10. University of Arizona Library, Tucson, Arizona - Back of Postcard
    Image | 1903

    Printed on the back of postcard: University of Arizona Library Building
  11. Phoenix Public Library at Central and McDowell
    Image | 1976

    Printed on the front of postcard: Phoenix Public Library at Central and McDowell
  12. y construido por las mejores autoridades.
    Image | 1948

    Area covered includes the southwestern part of the present United States.
  13. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Professor of Bioengineering Yuanhui Zhang (center) with his Post Doctoral students Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (left) and Guo Yu (right) in their lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjected to...
  14. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Professor of Bioengineering Yuanhui Zhang (center) with his Post Doctoral students Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (left) and Guo Yu (right) in their lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjected to...
  15. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Professor of Bioengineering Yuanhui Zhang (left) with his Post Doctoral students Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (right) and Guo Yu (back, center) in their lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjec...
  16. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Professor of Bioengineering Yuanhui Zhang (center) with his Post Doctoral students Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (left) and Guo Yu (right) in their lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjected to...
  17. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Professor of Bioengineering Yuanhui Zhang (left) with his Post Doctoral students Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (lower center) and Guo Yu (right) in their lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjec...
  18. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Post Doctoral students Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (left) and Guo Yu (right) in their lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjected to elevated temperatures and pressures in order to break down ...
  19. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Professor of Bioengineering Yuanhui Zhang (at rear) with his Post Doctoral students Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (center) and Guo Yu (right) in their lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjected...
  20. Biowaste conversion to crude oil.
    Image | 2011

    Professor of Bioengineering Yuanhui Zhang (left) with Post Doctoral student Mitchell "Mitch" Minarick (right) in his lab where they are converting biowaste to crude oil. Human, animal, and food processing waste, as well as algae, are converted using a process called hydrothermal liquefaction (HTL). During HTL, high moisture biowaste is subjected to elevated temperatures and ...
  21. Milwaukee Public Library
    Image | 2008

    Milwaukee Public Library, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Neo-Renaissance building was erected between 1895 and 1899. It has been designed a landmark and registered in the National Register of Historic Places. Photo from the library's collection, circa 1900. Produced by the friends of the Milwaukee Public Library.
  22. Milwaukee Public Library
    Image | 2008

    Inner dome, rotunda, Milwaukee Public Library, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Neo-Renaissance building was erected between 1895 and 1899. It has been designated a landmark and registered in the National Register of Historic Places. Photograph © Eric Oxendorf. Produced by the Friends of the Milwaukee Public Library.
  23. Old Glory Goes Marching On
    Multi-Page Item | 2 pages | 1918

  24. Urbana High School, Urbana, Illinois
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    Urbana High School, 1002 South Race Street, Urbana.
  25. President's House, University of Illinois
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    711 with Florida Avenue, Urbana.
  26. Parkland College, Champaign, Illinois
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    2400 with Bradley Avenue, Champaign.
  27. We sink the fascist pirates
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    Poster, color, 19.75 x 30 in., printed in England by Sanders, Phillips & Co., Ltd.
  28. Perdew Mallard Drake Decoy
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    A mallard drake decoy made of polychromed carved wood with a lead keel weight on the bottom reading "HENRY ... PERDEW ... ILL". The head is green with a yellow beak, reddish brown chest, a white ring around its neck and a blue patch on the wings. Dimensions are 15-3/4" l x 6-1/2" h x 5-1/2" with See LVM1989.008.002 for the hen.
  29. Perdew Ringneck Drake Decoy
    Image

    A painted ringneck drake decoy carved by Charles Perdew. There are holes in the bottom where a keel weight would attach. The drake is brown on its back with a black chest and head area. The underside is greyish-brown. The head is turned slightly to the side. Dimensions are 12-1/4" l x 6-3/4" h x 5-1/2" with The mate is LVM1993.011.002.
  30. Painting: Untitled (Illinois River)
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    A painting of an autumnal view of the Illinois River as seen from a grassy bluff in the Prospect Avenue area of Peoria, with the river in the background, three tall trees extending beyond the picture frame in the near right foreground. Dimensions are 25-1/4" x 33-1/2".