Head Offices, Modern Woodmen of America
Title:
Head Offices, Modern Woodmen of America
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1908 Apr-22

Description:
OFFICIAL RECEIPT Rock Island, Ill.,............... Received of -> and passed to credit the following amounts: Benefit Ass'm't No. Per Capita......... Supplies........... Certificate Fees... Total.............. C. W. HAWES, Head Clerk, M.W. of A. Form 449 1/2


State Bank Building
Title:
State Bank Building
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Apr-27



Gun Yard at Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Gun Yard at Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Aug-22


Scene in Long View Park
Title:
Scene in Long View Park
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Jun-14



Steamer J.S. Passing Through Government Bridge
Title:
Steamer J.S. Passing Through Government Bridge
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Feb-4


Steamer "Morning Star" on the Mississippi River
Title:
Steamer "Morning Star" on the Mississippi River
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911 Aug-01



2nd Ave
Title:
2nd Ave
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1914 Feb-04


Augustana College
Title:
Augustana College
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Rock Island Senior High School Campus
Title:
Real Photo unused


Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Store House, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Store House, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


High School
Title:
High School
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Street View of Hotel Harms
Title:
Street View of Hotel Harms
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Foreign Equipments Museum, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Foreign Equipments Museum, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Panorama of Rock Island
Title:
Panorama of Rock Island
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Second Avenue, looking West
Title:
Second Avenue, looking West
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Golf Club House
Title:
Golf Club House
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Harper House
Title:
Harper House
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



The Pavillion, Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Title:
The Pavillion, Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Y. M. C. A. Building
Title:
Y. M. C. A. Building
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Title:
Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906


Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Title:
Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back)



View of Rock Island
Title:
View of Rock Island
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Real Photo


The Inn, Black Hawk's watch tower
Title:
The Inn, Black Hawk's watch tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Real Photo



Modern Woodmen of America - Head Office
Title:
Modern Woodmen of America - Head Office
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Oct-10


Old Powder Mill, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Old Powder Mill, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Administration Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Administration Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


Row of Shops, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Row of Shops, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Rock Island Arsenal Clock & Stonehouse
Title:
Rock Island Arsenal Clock & Stonehouse
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Nov-16


Spencer Square
Title:
Spencer Square
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1905



The Inn, Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Title:
The Inn, Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Jan-29


Old Davenport House, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Old Davenport House, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Head Offices, M. W. of A
Title:
Head Offices, M. W. of A
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Mar-17

Description:
Official Receipt Rock Island, Ill. Mar. 16, 1908 Received of Mr. E. Hallock Clerk of Camp No. 9103 M.W. of A. Durand, Wisconsin


Court House
Title:
Court House
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Fort Theatre Building
Title:
Fort Theatre Building
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1956 Aug-27


Section of Shops, Government Arsenal
Title:
Section of Shops, Government Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Jun-20



L.P.Best Bldg., New Home of Young & McCombs
Title:
L.P.Best Bldg., New Home of Young & McCombs
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 May-19


Head Office, Modern Woodman of America
Title:
Head Office, Modern Woodman of America
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Jan-27



Gun Yard at Arsenal
Title:
Gun Yard at Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Jan-23


Entrance Black Hawk Watch Tower
Title:
Entrance Black Hawk Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Aug



The Toboggan Slide - Black Hawk's Watch Tower Amusement Park
Title:
The Toboggan Slide - Black Hawk's Watch Tower Amusement Park
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Aug-12


Augustana College and Theological Seminary
Title:
Augustana College and Theological Seminary
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1923 Aug-27



Augustana College and Theological Seminary
Title:
Augustana College and Theological Seminary
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Masonic Temple
Title:
Masonic Temple
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Old Davenport House, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Old Davenport House, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Dec-2


First Baptist Church
Title:
First Baptist Church
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Sep-14



Fort Armstrong
Title:
Fort Armstrong
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused

Description:
Where a fort was built in 1811


Power Plant of Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Power Plant of Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 May-20



Woodmen's Building
Title:
Woodmen's Building
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Curt Teich & Co


Rock Island County Court House
Title:
Rock Island County Court House
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1905 Jul-25



End of Toboggan Slide and Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Title:
End of Toboggan Slide and Black Hawk's Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Mar-16


Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Harper House
Title:
Harper House
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back


Monument Marking Site of Old Fort Armstrong
Title:
Monument Marking Site of Old Fort Armstrong
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Entrance to Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Entrance to Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back


Spencer Square
Title:
Spencer Square
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Jul-30



Government Bridge
Title:
Government Bridge
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Augustana College and Library
Title:
Augustana College and Library
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1952 Apr-22

Description:
Curt Teich & Co



Erickson Residence Center
Title:
Erickson Residence Center
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Erickson Residence Center for men is adjacent to the equally modern Westerlin Residence Center for women at Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois


John Deere Planetarium
Title:
John Deere Planetarium
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
John Deere Planetarium on the campus of Augustana College, Rock Island, Ill., is visited by thousands annually for the "Star Show" in the planetarium auditorium and for direct viewing of the celestial objects through its telescope Mike Roberts



Old Main, Classroom Building of Augustana College
Title:
Old Main, Classroom Building of Augustana College
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A familiar landmark in the Quad-Cities, a metropolitan area of over a quarter of a million people on the Mississippi River Dexter


Ferry on water
Title:
Ferry on water
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused



Augustana College
Title:
Augustana College
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Tichnor Bros


Rock Island Centennial Bridge
Title:
Rock Island Centennial Bridge
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1947 May-15



Royal Neighbor Building
Title:
Royal Neighbor Building
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Woodman's Building
Title:
Woodman's Building
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Curt Teich & Co



New Armory
Title:
New Armory
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Curt Teich & Co



Rock Island County Tuberculosis Sanitarium
Title:
Rock Island County Tuberculosis Sanitarium
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused


High School
Title:
High School
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 Dec-16



Public Library
Title:
Public Library
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Jul-12


Rock Island County Tuberculosis Sanitarium
Title:
Rock Island County Tuberculosis Sanitarium
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen

Description:
Curteich-Chicago



Rock Island County tuberculosis Sanitarium
Title:
Rock Island County tuberculosis Sanitarium
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen

Description:
Hickey Brothers


The Fort Armstrong
Title:
The Fort Armstrong
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Overlooking The Mississippi Featuring Trapper's Fort Restaurant 1900 3rd Ave. Rock Island, Ill. Phone: 309-786-7721



Home Office of Modern Woodmen of America
Title:
Home Office of Modern Woodmen of America
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
On the shore of the Mississippi River at Rock Island, Il., hub of the Quad-Cities. Modern Woodmen of America, one of America's leading fraternal life insurance societies, will observe the 100th anniversary of its founding, January 5, 1983


Home Office of Modern Woodmen of America
Title:
Home Office of Modern Woodmen of America
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Series 190028 The Home Offica of Modern Woodmen of America on the shore of the Mississippi River of Rock Island, Ill., hub of the Quad-Cities. Modern Woodmen, organized in 1883, is one of the nation's leading fraternal life insurance societies and has more than one billion dollars of life insurance in force. This Home Office was occupied in 1967. 190028 Fidlar & Chambers Co



Denkmann Memorial Library and Augustana Boulevard, Rock Island, Ill
Title:
Denkmann Memorial Library and Augustana Boulevard, Rock Island, Ill
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1916 Nov-21

Description:
Series 627


Head Offices M. W. Of A. Bldg
Title:
Head Offices M. W. Of A. Bldg
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 May-11

Description:
Woodmen Series 6



Villa De Chantel
Title:
Villa De Chantel
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Dec-18

Description:
Series 225


Band Stand Long View Park
Title:
Band Stand Long View Park
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1913 Jan-25

Description:
Series 586



Spencer Square
Title:
Spencer Square
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Nov-28


Clock Tower Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Clock Tower Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Series 9A-H1647



Denkman Memorial Library And Augustana College
Title:
Denkman Memorial Library And Augustana College
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1913 Mar-27

Description:
Series 626


Rock Island Post Office
Title:
Rock Island Post Office
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Hotel Fort Armstrong
Title:
Hotel Fort Armstrong
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1947 Sep-25


The Rock Island Arsenal Reservoir
Title:
The Rock Island Arsenal Reservoir
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The Rock Island Arsenal Reservoir was completed in 1871. Circular in shape, it is 86 feet in diameter at the top and 97 feet at the floor grad. The overall height is 68 feet to the top of the ventillator cupola. The walls are of stone and are 3 feet 8 inches thick at the top and 7 feet 10 inches thick at the base. The capacity is 800,000 gallons. It is still in use today.



Gun Yard Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Gun Yard Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


Main Entrance Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Main Entrance Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Power Plant Of Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Power Plant Of Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Main Entrance Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Main Entrance Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Clock Tower Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Clock Tower Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
One of the landmarks in the quad-cities of Rock Island, Moline, East Moline and davenport, Iowa.


The Home Office Of Modern Woodmen Of America
Title:
The Home Office Of Modern Woodmen Of America
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
On the shore of the Mississippi River at Rock Island, Ill., hub of the Quad-Cities. Modern Woodmen, organized in 1883, is one of the nation's leading fraternal life insurance societies and has more than one billion dollars of life insurance in force. This Home Office was occupied in 1967.



U. S. Army Management Engineering Training Agency
Title:
U. S. Army Management Engineering Training Agency
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
U.S Army Management Engineering Training Agency, Erected in 1873.


Quarters One, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Quarters One, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
the largest single quarters in the U.S. Army, was begun in 1870 by Brig. Gen. T.S Rodman, "the Father of Rock island Arsenal." It was completed in 1872 by Major Flagler, the first officer to occupy the house. Since then, it has been the residence of commanders and commanding generals to the present time. It contains a total of 19,105 square feet of floor space divided into fifty-one rooms.



The Rock Island Arsenal Reservoir
Title:
The Rock Island Arsenal Reservoir
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The Rock Island Arsenal Reservoir was completed in 1871. Circular in shape, it is 86 feet in diameter at the top and 97 feet at the floor grade. The overall height is 68 feet to the top of the ventilator cupola. The walls are of stone and are 3 feet 8 inches thick at the top and 7 feet 10 inches thick at the base. The capacity is 800,000 gallons. It is still in use today.


Power Plant Of Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Power Plant Of Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Dec-09



Administration Building
Title:
Administration Building
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Mar-14

Description:
Administration bldg., Rock Island arsenal


Residence Of The Commandant
Title:
Residence Of The Commandant
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Feb-07



Government Bridge
Title:
Government Bridge
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1923 Sep-10


Entrance To Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Entrance To Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Mar-06



Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Broadway Presbyterian Church
Title:
Broadway Presbyterian Church
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908



First Methodist Epispocal Church
Title:
First Methodist Epispocal Church
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen


Greetings From Rock Island
Title:
Greetings From Rock Island
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
R - Museum, Blackhawk State Park. O - Roller Dam and Locks. C - Rock River Dam. K - Fort Armstrong. I - Clock Tower Building. S - Sun Dial. L - New Armory. A - Court House. N - Augustana College and Library. D - New Million Dollar High School.



Greetings From Rock Island
Title:
Greetings From Rock Island
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
R - Museum, Blackhawk State Park O - Roller Dam and Locks C - Rock River Dam k - Fort Armstrong I - Clock Tower Building S - Sun Dial L - New Armory A - Court House N - Augustana College and Library D - New Million Dollar High School.


Masonic Temple
Title:
Masonic Temple
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Rock Island's New One Million Dollar High School
Title:
Rock Island's New One Million Dollar High School
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1946


Main Entrance To Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Main Entrance To Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1920



Row Of Shops Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Row Of Shops Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906


Rock Island Sash & Door Works
Title:
Rock Island Sash & Door Works
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Real Photo

Description:
Machine Room Odd Door Dept. With facilities in this department for machining one hundred and over odd doors per day we can be of good service to you when special sizes are wanted extra prompt. Better write us when in need



View of Third Avenue and 19th Street
Title:
View of Third Avenue and 19th Street
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Inn at Watchtower
Title:
Inn at Watchtower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Sep-25



Greetings from Rock Island, Illinois
Title:
Greetings from Rock Island, Illinois
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
R - Museum, Blackhawk State Park; O - Roller Dam and Locks; C - Rock River Dam; K - Fort Armstrong; I - Clock Tower Building; S - Sun Dial; L - New Armory; A - Court House; N - Augustana College and Library; D - New Million Dollar High School


River Scene, Watch Tower
Title:
River Scene, Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Aug-18



Wallberg Hall of Science
Title:
Wallberg Hall of Science
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Augustana College was founded by Swedish Lutheran settlers in Chicago in 1860, and has grown from a small school educating Swedish immigrants into a highly selective college of the liberal arts and sciences. Its record for producing top scholars has gained national prominence in the Sciences


Campus of Augustana College
Title:
Campus of Augustana College
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Campus of Augustana College, Lutheran liberal arts institution, in Rock Island, Illinois, with Mississippi River and Davenport, Iowa in background. Founded in 1860 by Swedish immigrants, Augustana opens its doors to all academically qualified students, regardless of their race or creed Dexter Press Inc



Clock Tower Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Title:
Clock Tower Building, Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Rock River Dam, Below Black Hawk Watch Tower, Rock Island, Ill
Title:
Rock River Dam, Below Black Hawk Watch Tower, Rock Island, Ill
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1922 Feb-17

Description:
Deltanut Representing A.G. Abraham Company. Moline, Ill. I will call on you________ O.E. Dennis



Hollywood Supper Club Steak House
Title:
Hollywood Supper Club Steak House
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Quad-Cities' most beautiful and popular show bar 1825-2nd Avenue Rock Island, Illinois Home of the fabulous "paradise room" Dinner served from 5:00 P. M. to 2:00 A. M. nightly. For private parties, banquets, anniversary and wedding receptions, call Woody or Tom Cather for reservations, phone 8-6534 or 8-8661. Continuous entertainment, no cover or minimum charge at any time. Air-conditioned


Looking Down Toboggan Slide
Title:
Looking Down Toboggan Slide
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911

Description:
Black Hawk's Watch Tower



The Inn Black Hawks Watch Tower
Title:
The Inn Black Hawks Watch Tower
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910


Seminary Buildings , Augustana College & Theological Seminary
Title:
Seminary Buildings , Augustana College & Theological Seminary
Rock Island Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1925



Augustana College
Title:
Augustana College
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Chief Black Hawk, Black Hawk State Park
Title:
Chief Black Hawk, Black Hawk State Park
Rock Island Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
"The Hatchet is buried forever. We will forget what has passed" Each year over Labor Day a pow wow is held here in an amphitheatre built by the state in a natural bowl setting. The performers are Black Hawks people the Fox from Iowa. Iowa, and Sauk from Oklahoma including direct blood decendents of Black Hawk.





Total: 124 Items