Elk's Club


Harbor View



View of South Water Street, Vendors with Baskets


State and Washington Streets



De Kalb County Court House


First M. E. Church



Joliet National Bank Building


Monroe Street West from Wabash Avenue



A Living Room, Morrison Hotel


Steel Works Club



High School


Hon. J. G. Cannon's Residence



A Busy Day on Dearborn and Randolph Streets


The Peoples Gas Building



Northwestern Military Academy


Factories Along Mississippi River



Grove Ave. Douglas Ave. and Chicago St. Intersection


BIsmarck Garden Orchestra Hall



Court House and Memorial


Ft. Sheridan Theatre and Post Exchange



The North Park College


Congregational Church



Mercy Hospital, 25th St. and Calumet Ave.


Moody Bible Institute - Women's Building



Powers Building


Tiffany Mosaic Dome, Marshall Field & Co's Retail Store



Main Lobby, Hotel LaSalle


New Morrison Hotel and Boston Oyster House - The Lobby



Stephenson Street Looking North


Canegie Library



Grading Roads in Illinois with an Aultman-Taylor 30-60 Gas Tractor


Riverfront



Downtown Dundee
Title:
Downtown Dundee
Dundee Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Downtown Ottawa
Title:
Downtown Ottawa
Ottawa Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A thriving commercial center located in the heart of the industrial and agricultural Illinois Valley at the intersection of Rts. U.S. 6 - Ill. Rt. 23 and Interstate 80.



Greetings from Glenview, Illinois
Title:
Greetings from Glenview, Illinois
Glenview Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Aerial view of the city looking north, with the Glenview Naval Air Station in the background. Glenview is located some 20 miles north and a bit west of Chicago's Loop and has a population of about 25,000.


Kresge Centennial Hall
Title:
Kresge Centennial Hall
Evanston Illinois (IL), Chrome

Description:
The largest general-purpose building on the Northwestern University campus. Complete in 1955, it was made possible by gifts from alumni and friends at the centennial celebration and from the Kresge Foundation. Towers of University Hall appear to the left.



Blackburn College - Robertson Hall
Title:
Blackburn College - Robertson Hall
Carlinville Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Blackburn College - Stoddard Hall
Title:
Blackburn College - Stoddard Hall
Carlinville Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



United States Post Office
Title:
United States Post Office
Decatur Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The beautiful Federal Building is located on Franklin Street, facing Central Park.


New Post Office
Title:
New Post Office
Sterling Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
First Post Office building of this style architecture in the United States.



U.S. Post Office and Eisenhower Underpass
Title:
U.S. Post Office and Eisenhower Underpass
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Yording's and G.M Motels
Title:
Yording's and G.M Motels
Jacksonville Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
24 Modern Units-Free TV in Every Room-Air-Conditioning - Radiant Heat-Carpeted Units-AAA. Routes U.S. 36-54 -State 104. G.M Motel: Modern Carpeted Units-TV-Room Phones-Steam Heat -AAA. U.S. Hwy. 36-54 West.



La Salle-Peru Township High School
Title:
La Salle-Peru Township High School
La Salle Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Lazy A Motel
Title:
Lazy A Motel
Springfield Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Business District
Title:
Business District
Peoria Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A view of the main business district, with the Hotel Jefferson in the foreground.


Congress Street Expressway
Title:
Congress Street Expressway
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Entrance at Michigan Avenue. Congress Hotel to the south.



Northern Utilization Research Branch
Title:
Northern Utilization Research Branch
Peoria Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Northern Utilization Branch, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. One of four research laboratories established by Congress to develop new or improved uses of farm commodities for foods, feeds, pharmaceuticals, and industrial products. Penicillin, corn, textile fiber, starch sponge, medical dextran, are but a few of the products developed by this Branch.


MacNeal Memorial Hospital
Title:
MacNeal Memorial Hospital
Berwyn Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



O'Hare International Airport
Title:
O'Hare International Airport
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Aerial view showing the new terminal buildings, with a car parking lot located in the center of the terminal complex, accommodating in excess of 5000 automobiles, and the plane concourse in the foreground.


Chicago Midway Aiport
Title:
Chicago Midway Aiport
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Megg's Field
Title:
Megg's Field
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Midway Airport
Title:
Midway Airport
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



O'Hare International Airport Aerial View
Title:
O'Hare International Airport Aerial View
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1972 Mar-7

Description:
"The Aviation Crossroads of the World." Aerial view shows terminal building, planes and runways in the background and parking lot in the lower right. Located in the center is the Terminal complex and new control tower.


Old Orchard Shopping Center
Title:
Old Orchard Shopping Center
Skokie Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Chicago O'Hare International Airport
Title:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Grove Street
Title:
Grove Street
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Smith Jewelry, Free Gift for You
Title:
Smith Jewelry, Free Gift for You
Danville Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
10 pc. TV snack-serving set.


The Old Spinning Wheel
Title:
The Old Spinning Wheel
Hinsdale Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Pere Marquette Hotel-Lodge, Pere Marquette State Park
Title:
Pere Marquette Hotel-Lodge, Pere Marquette State Park
Grafton Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Hyatt Regency Chicago - Conservatory Lobby
Title:
Hyatt Regency Chicago - Conservatory Lobby
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



The Drake, Camellia House
Title:
The Drake, Camellia House
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Continental cuisine served in surroundings of quiet elegance. Luncheon, Dinner and Supper. Dancing nightly. Outstanding entertainment.


Vermilion County Court House in North East Corner of Public Square
Title:
Vermilion County Court House in North East Corner of Public Square
Danville Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1963 Oct-1



Hyatt Regency Chicago - Mrs. O'Leary's Restaurant
Title:
Hyatt Regency Chicago - Mrs. O'Leary's Restaurant
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Illinois Terminal 71
Title:
Illinois Terminal 71
Peoria Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Peoria, Illinois to St. Louis, Missouri through freight train No. 203 on the Illinois Terminal Railroad.



Big Boy Engine, Union Pacific Exhibit, Chicago Railroad Fair
Title:
Big Boy Engine, Union Pacific Exhibit, Chicago Railroad Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1949 Oct-2

Description:
Big Boy, a giant 4-8-8-4 Mallet type engine, is 133 feet long, nearly one-half the length of a city block, weighs 1,208,750 pounds, and has a fuel capacity of 28 tons. This monster of the rails is hinged in the center to permit it to take curves it otherwise could not accomplish. One Big Boy does the work which formerly required two locomotives, and when under full steam consumes 100,000 pounds of water and 22,000 pounds of coal per hour. It sets a world standard for size and power. Union Pacific Railroad has a large fleet of these giants in service.


Chicago Railroad Fair- June 25 to October 2, 1949
Title:
Chicago Railroad Fair- June 25 to October 2, 1949
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1949 Jun-25

Description:
Continental Illinois National Bank and Trust Company of Chicago in recognition of the American railroads and in tribute to their great part in building the nation, is sponsoring the "Bank of Gold Gulch" as a part of a typical mining town of the east at the Chicago Railroad Fair.



Northwestern Station
Title:
Northwestern Station
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


South Water Market
Title:
South Water Market
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1951 Aug-19



Illinois Christian Home for Aged People
Title:
Illinois Christian Home for Aged People
Jacksonville Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1946 Jan-23


Hotel Custer
Title:
Hotel Custer
Galesburg Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Old Main, Site of Lincoln-Douglas Debate. A Place to Visit While at Hotel Custer. Galesburg's Largest and Only Fireproof Hotel - Up-to-the-Minute...Schimmel Service. Beautiful Air Conditioned Guest Rooms - Coffee Grill, Three Crown Room and Tropics. Also Under Schimmel Direction: The Cornhusker, Lincoln, Nebraska; The Blackstone, Omaha, Nebraska; The Lassen, Wichita, Kansas.



Old Eitel Heidelberg
Title:
Old Eitel Heidelberg
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Tribune Tower
Title:
Tribune Tower
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Hotel Crillon
Title:
Hotel Crillon
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1936 Oct-19


J.H. Ireland Oyster House
Title:
J.H. Ireland Oyster House
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1944 Oct-2

Description:
Established 1906 - The largest exclusive Sea Food Restaurant in the United States, Famous for its Fish, Lobster, and Shore Dinners. Shown: Lobster Grotto, Marine Dining Room, The Grill and Banquet Room. 632-8 N. Clark.



NORTH LOCUST ST.
Title:
NORTH LOCUST ST.
Sterling Illinois (IL), Linen


The Empire Builder - Great Northern Railway Steamliner
Title:
The Empire Builder - Great Northern Railway Steamliner
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The Route of the Empire Builder extends between Seattle-Portland and Chicago, via Spokane and Minnesota's Twin Cities. The five deluxe steamliners in this fleet provide daily departures in both directions from every point served. Every travel luxury and comfort is avaliable, at no extra fare.



Seymour Library
Title:
Seymour Library
Galesburg Illinois (IL), Linen


Swift & Company - General Office
Title:
Swift & Company - General Office
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



YMCA Hotel - East Room
Title:
YMCA Hotel - East Room
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Greyhound Bus Terminal - Interior
Title:
Greyhound Bus Terminal - Interior
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Corn Products Co.
Title:
Corn Products Co.
Pekin Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Old Spinning Wheel Tea Room
Title:
Old Spinning Wheel Tea Room
Hinsdale Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1950 Nov-5



Old Spinning Wheel Tea Room
Title:
Old Spinning Wheel Tea Room
Hinsdale Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Mennonite Hospital
Title:
Mennonite Hospital
Bloomington Illinois (IL), Linen unused



The Nantucket Restaurant
Title:
The Nantucket Restaurant
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1960 Nov-27


Merchandise Mart
Title:
Merchandise Mart
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen



First M.E. Church
Title:
First M.E. Church
Mount Vernon Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Photo of the First M. E. Church


Appellate Court
Title:
Appellate Court
Mount Vernon Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Appellate Court
Title:
Appellate Court
Mount Vernon Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Holiday Inn
Title:
Holiday Inn
Macomb Illinois (IL), Chrome



Looking South on State Street from Randolph
Title:
Looking South on State Street from Randolph
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Colourpicture Publishers, Inc.


Marshall Field & Company
Title:
Marshall Field & Company
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome



First State Bank of Princeton
Title:
First State Bank of Princeton
Princeton Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Comiskey Park
Title:
Comiskey Park
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Edgewater Beach Motel
Title:
Edgewater Beach Motel
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1956 Oct-22

Description:
The new Outdoor Swimming Pool with its heated and filtered water, and Cabanas, offers a fabulous addition to its many resort features.


Chinese Temple of Chicago
Title:
Chinese Temple of Chicago
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Sands Motel
Title:
Sands Motel
Ottawa Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1964 Nov-9


The Pantry
Title:
The Pantry
Park Ridge Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1950 Nov-30



Aerial View of Town
Title:
Aerial View of Town
Wilmington Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


LaTown Cafe Francais The Outer Drive at Randolph Street, Chicago
Title:
LaTown Cafe Francais The Outer Drive at Randolph Street, Chicago
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
High atop the Outer Drive East Apartments. Elegant dining with an incomparable view of Chicago's lakefront and skyline.



TraveLodge
Title:
TraveLodge
Vandalia Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
48 Units-Individual Air Conditioning-Hot Water Heat-Heated Pool-Direct Dial Phones-Cable TV-Baby Cribs-Courtesy Coffee-Playground-Restaurant Nearby.


Scanda House Smorgasbord
Title:
Scanda House Smorgasbord
Wheaton Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
"All You Can Eat" - Choose from Dozens of Deliciously Prepared Food Items. Open 7 Days a Week. Family Dining for Family Living at North Avenue Route 64 & Schmale Road. Also in Mt. Prospect Plaza, Central & Rand Roads, Route 12, Mt. Prospect, Illinois.



The Rustic Manor Restaurant and Old Mill Cocktail Lounge
Title:
The Rustic Manor Restaurant and Old Mill Cocktail Lounge
Gurnee Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Ronny's Steak Palace
Title:
Ronny's Steak Palace
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Surmas Country Club Restaurant
Title:
Surmas Country Club Restaurant
Homewood Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Sweden House Smorgasbord
Title:
Sweden House Smorgasbord
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



New Hotel Brevoort
Title:
New Hotel Brevoort
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back


First M.E Church
Title:
First M.E Church
Milford Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Jan-25



Interior Mess Hall National Soldiers's Home
Title:
Interior Mess Hall National Soldiers's Home
Danville Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Oct-27


Court House
Title:
Court House
Ottawa Illinois (IL), Divided Back



High School
Title:
High School
Freeport Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Oct-20


View in City Park
Title:
View in City Park
Streator Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908



Federal Plate Glass Factory
Title:
Federal Plate Glass Factory
Ottawa Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Water Works
Title:
Water Works
Freeport Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Oct-25



Rustic Bridge, University of Illinois
Title:
Rustic Bridge, University of Illinois
Champaign Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Oct-12


A Residence Street, Sandwich, Ill.
Title:
A Residence Street, Sandwich, Ill.
Sandwich Illinois (IL), Divided Back



Fox River
Title:
Fox River
Aurora Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


National Soldiers Home - Headquarters Building
Title:
National Soldiers Home - Headquarters Building
Danville Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Union Stock Yards, Cattle Auction
Title:
Union Stock Yards, Cattle Auction
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


View of factory District
Title:
View of factory District
Marseilles Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Summer Scene, Ottawa Tent Colony
Title:
Summer Scene, Ottawa Tent Colony
Ottawa Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Waterworks
Title:
Waterworks
Danville Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Commercial Club
Title:
Commercial Club
Hoopeston Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


The High School
Title:
The High School
Streator Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Elgin National Watch Works
Title:
Elgin National Watch Works
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Ida Noyes Hall, University of Chicago
Title:
Ida Noyes Hall, University of Chicago
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1932 Jan-2



The Illinois Centennial Monument, Logan Square
Title:
The Illinois Centennial Monument, Logan Square
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1923 Jul-16

Description:
Evelyn Longman, Sculptor, Henry Bacon, Architect


No. 101 Nicholas Bathing Beach, 76th St.
Title:
No. 101 Nicholas Bathing Beach, 76th St.
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Sep-8



The Gymnasium, University of Illinois
Title:
The Gymnasium, University of Illinois
Champaign Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Auditorium, University of Illinois
Title:
Auditorium, University of Illinois
Urbana Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



St. Patrick's Church
Title:
St. Patrick's Church
Ottawa Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


St. Joseph Academy and Ste. Rose Catholic Church
Title:
St. Joseph Academy and Ste. Rose Catholic Church
Kankakee Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



A busy day on Dearborn and Randolph Streets Chicago
Title:
A busy day on Dearborn and Randolph Streets Chicago
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Jan-4


Tri-City Sanitarium
Title:
Tri-City Sanitarium
Moline Illinois (IL), Divided Back



Northwestern University - Interior, Gymnasium
Title:
Northwestern University - Interior, Gymnasium
Evanston Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Public High School
Title:
Public High School
East St. Louis Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Aug-16



Virginia Place - Entrance
Title:
Virginia Place - Entrance
East St. Louis Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1906 Jun-14


Highland Park
Title:
Highland Park
Galesburg Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1944



Anshai Emeth temple
Title:
Anshai Emeth temple
Peoria Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Jun-10


Illinois Womens College
Title:
Illinois Womens College
Jacksonville Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Jan-2



South Broad Street
Title:
South Broad Street
Galesburg Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Jul-14


Home of Capt. T. S. Baldwin
Title:
Home of Capt. T. S. Baldwin
Quincy Illinois (IL), Divided Back

Description:
Famous Aeronaut of America



Business College
Title:
Business College
Sterling Illinois (IL), Divided Back


Evanston Police Station
Title:
Evanston Police Station
Evanston Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911 Feb-1



Depot
Title:
Depot
Secor Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1914 Jul-23


Bush Temple, N. Clark and Chicago Ave.
Title:
Bush Temple, N. Clark and Chicago Ave.
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Haymarket Square, Produce Market
Title:
Haymarket Square, Produce Market
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Mar-29

Description:
Scene of Anarchist Riot in 1888.


Potter Palmer Residence
Title:
Potter Palmer Residence
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Aug-13



Cook County Hospital
Title:
Cook County Hospital
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911 Jan-11


Hull House Settlement
Title:
Hull House Settlement
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Lincoln Homestead showing Ezra Meeker
Title:
Lincoln Homestead showing Ezra Meeker
Springfield Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Chicago & Eastern Illinois RR Exhibit, Chicago Railroad Fair
Title:
Chicago & Eastern Illinois RR Exhibit, Chicago Railroad Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1948 Oct-31

Description:
Beside the blue waters of Lake Michigan, the Southern Colonial Mansion, which houses the C&EI Transportation exhibit is set in the vegetation of Florida... scale reproduction of that state in flowers... Stephen Foster diorama... scale model of the route serving all Dixieland.



Chicago Railroad Fair - June 25 to October 2, 1949
Title:
Chicago Railroad Fair - June 25 to October 2, 1949
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1949 Jun-25

Description:
Continental Illinois National Bank and Trust Company of Chicago in recognition of the American railroads and in tribute to their great part in building the nation is sponsoring the "Bank of Gold Gulch" as a part of a typical mining town of the past at the Chicago Railroad Fair.


Christmas Greetings - Woodstock City Square
Title:
Christmas Greetings - Woodstock City Square
Woodstock Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Greetings from Peoria
Title:
Greetings from Peoria
Peoria Illinois (IL), Linen PM Jul-14


Greetings from Peoria
Title:
Greetings from Peoria
Peoria Illinois (IL), Linen



Lombard Ladies' Hall, Lombard College
Title:
Lombard Ladies' Hall, Lombard College
Galesburg Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Lover's Lane
Title:
Lover's Lane
Marseilles Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Narrow Gauge Deadwood Central Train at Chicago Railroad Fair
Title:
Narrow Gauge Deadwood Central Train at Chicago Railroad Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1948 Aug-12

Description:
A train of early day equipment that operated years ago on Burlington Lines in Colorado carries Chicago Railroad Fair visitors from one end of the grounds to the other. The names of the engine and cars are reminiscent of the old Deadwood Central Railroad that served the Black Hills of South Dakota in the exciting days of Deadwood Dick and other well known western characters.


Narrow-Gauge Deadwood Central Train at Chicago Railroad Fair
Title:
Narrow-Gauge Deadwood Central Train at Chicago Railroad Fair
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1949 Jun-25

Description:
Burlington Route - A train of early-day equipment that operated years ago on Burlington Lines in Colorado carries Chicago Railroad Fair visitors from one end of the grounds to the other. The names of the engine and cars are reminiscent of the old Deadwood Central Railroad that served the Black Hills of South Dakota in the exciting days of Deadwood Dick and other well-known western characters. Chicago Railroad Fair - 100 years of railroad progress - 2nd great year 1949



Porgy and Bess
Title:
Porgy and Bess
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
GEORGE GERSHWIN & DU BOSE HEYWARD'S "PORGY AND BESS" AT THE STUDEBAKER THEATRE, 418 S. MICHIGAN AVE., CHICAGO, ILL. "THE TOWN'S BARGAIN-WITH BEST SEATS AT $2,75"-WALTER WINCHELL


Starved Rock
Title:
Starved Rock
Oglesby Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF MOUNT VERNON
Title:
THE FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF MOUNT VERNON
Mount Vernon Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A Progressive Bank In a Progressive City Modern Drive-In Banking Units Installed 1958


University Hall and Library Tower, University of Illinois
Title:
University Hall and Library Tower, University of Illinois
Champaign Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Wayne Feed Research Farm
Title:
Wayne Feed Research Farm
Libertyville Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The dairy barn at the 620 acre Wayne Feeds Research Farm is just one of the many buildings where Wayne Feeds Research is meeting the challenge of change in poultry and livestock feeding. Located near Libertyville, Illinois, this modern, practical farm operation constantly studies all phases of poultry and livestock production.


The Drake Hotel - Cape Cod Room
Title:
The Drake Hotel - Cape Cod Room
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Thompson's Restaurants "On The Avenue of Flags"
Title:
Thompson's Restaurants "On The Avenue of Flags"
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Behind the two magnificent restaurants pictured here lies a history of accomplishment proudly paralleling " A Century of Progress". John R. Thompson established his first restaurant in 1891. Today, forty-three years later, the company bearing his name owns and operated 116 Pure Food restaurants serving more than a million meals a week in 36 principal American cities.


St. Mary's Hospital
Title:
St. Mary's Hospital
Decatur Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1945 Jun-20



Marine Dining Room-Edgewater Beach Hotel-Chicago
Title:
Marine Dining Room-Edgewater Beach Hotel-Chicago
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1954 Dec-3

Description:
Marine Dining Room Edgewater Beach Hotel, Chicago Outstanding among America's most beautiful dining rooms


Terminal at Chicago-O'Hare International Airport
Title:
Terminal at Chicago-O'Hare International Airport
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome

Description:
CHICAGO O'HARE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT Waiting Room Lobby Terminal #2 ...... The terminal buildings with more than 1500 feet of sunlight resistant tinted glass walls facing the aprons and runways, afford the spectators an exciting panoramic view of modern day jet travel activities. CHICAGO "The City Beautiful"



Manor Motel
Title:
Manor Motel
Joliet Illinois (IL), Chrome


Caterpillar Tractor Co.
Title:
Caterpillar Tractor Co.
Peoria Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Building KK of Caterpillar Tractor Co., Peoria, IL., houses the most modern Diesel engine factory in the world and is part of Caterpillar's 5 1/2 million square feet of floor space under roof



Chicago O'Hare International Airport
Title:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Bel-Air Motel
Title:
Bel-Air Motel
Decatur Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1955 Mar-14



Center for Professional Education
Title:
Center for Professional Education
St. Charles Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1994 Jun-27


George Hessberger's Restaurant
Title:
George Hessberger's Restaurant
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



The Village Inn
Title:
The Village Inn
Elsah Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Headquarters National Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Title:
Headquarters National Woman's Christian Temperance Union
Evanston Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Headquarters National Woman's Christian Temperance Union 1730 Chicago Avenue, Evanston, Ill. 60201 Here are housed the administrative offices of the organization. Included also are the Editorial and Circulation Offices of the Union Signal Publishing House, and The Willard Memorial Library.



Holiday Inn Chicago-O'Hare
Title:
Holiday Inn Chicago-O'Hare
Schiller Park Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


A. Lincoln Motel & Dining Room
Title:
A. Lincoln Motel & Dining Room
Springfield Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Illinois State University - Turner Hall of Practical Arts
Title:
Illinois State University - Turner Hall of Practical Arts
Normal Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Illinois State University - Atkin and Colby Residence Halls
Title:
Illinois State University - Atkin and Colby Residence Halls
Normal Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Hovey Hall, Illinois State University
Title:
Hovey Hall, Illinois State University
Normal Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Parrish Harvey Hall is the administration building for Illinois State University, Normal, and is named for General Charles E. Hovey, first president of the university. Offices in Hovey Hall include those of the president, graduate and undergraduate deans, admissions, dean of students, placement bureau, and business.


Lincoln Country Inn
Title:
Lincoln Country Inn
Lincoln Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



The Palmer House
Title:
The Palmer House
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome


Adler Planetarium and Astronomical Museum
Title:
Adler Planetarium and Astronomical Museum
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Air View of Danville, Illinois
Title:
Air View of Danville, Illinois
Danville Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Danville, County Seat of Vermilion County, Illinois, is located in the eastern part of the state, four miles from the Indiana State Line.


Aerial View of City
Title:
Aerial View of City
Streator Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Caterpillar Tractor Co. - Aerial View
Title:
Caterpillar Tractor Co. - Aerial View
Peoria Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Hotel Knickerbocker
Title:
Hotel Knickerbocker
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1951 Jun-18



Palmer House
Title:
Palmer House
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1948 Jul-6


Fort Dearborn Hotel
Title:
Fort Dearborn Hotel
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1923 Jul-2



Pearson Hotel
Title:
Pearson Hotel
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Hotel Chicagoan
Title:
Hotel Chicagoan
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1950 Jun-24



Hotel Pearson
Title:
Hotel Pearson
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1946 Aug-10

Description:
Chicago's select residential and transent hotel located in the heart of the north side "Gold Coast". Near the smart shops - a five minute ride to the theatre and business districts.


Jacques French Restaurant
Title:
Jacques French Restaurant
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1941 Sep-27

Description:
Remember- We have the most beautiful open air patio, during the summer months. Capacity 400 people. Always delightfully cool. 900 North Michigan Avenue.



The Hyde Park
Title:
The Hyde Park
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Hyde Park Boulevard and Lake Park Ave.


Henrici's
Title:
Henrici's
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1948 Jul-4



Hotel Pearson
Title:
Hotel Pearson
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1944


Ireland's Oyster House
Title:
Ireland's Oyster House
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The largest exclusive sea food restaurant in the United States, Famous for its fish, lobster and shore dinners.



The Empire Room of the Palmer House
Title:
The Empire Room of the Palmer House
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1952 Jun-10

Description:
Famous for its "Parade of Stars" presents the greatest array of entertainers and name bands in America, at dinner and supper nightly. Concert ensemble at luncheon.


The Furniture Mart
Title:
The Furniture Mart
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1947 Jul-9



Jackson Park Municipal Bathing Beach
Title:
Jackson Park Municipal Bathing Beach
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Marshall Field & Company - Tiffany Mosaic Dome
Title:
Marshall Field & Company - Tiffany Mosaic Dome
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Marshall Field & Company
Title:
Marshall Field & Company
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
View in toy section, fourth floor, Wabash Avenue Building, where a large area is devoted - all the year round - to Toys, Dolls, Games, etc. A world in miniature for children.


Marshall Field & Company - Main Retail Store
Title:
Marshall Field & Company - Main Retail Store
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Marshall Field's Main Retail Store
Title:
Marshall Field's Main Retail Store
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The 'Modern Apartment', a series of furniture display rooms on the Eighth Floor, showing the newest ideas in home furnishings.


Skyview St. Anne's Hospital
Title:
Skyview St. Anne's Hospital
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1949 Jun-4

Description:
St. Anne's Hospital and Nurse's Home



Marshall Field & Company - Narcissus Tea Room
Title:
Marshall Field & Company - Narcissus Tea Room
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1935 Aug-9


Masonic Temple
Title:
Masonic Temple
Centralia Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1941 Jul-15



Illinois Christian Home for Aged People
Title:
Illinois Christian Home for Aged People
Jacksonville Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1950 Feb-20


Daily News Building
Title:
Daily News Building
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1954 Jul-11

Description:
The Daily News Building is at Madison, Canal, Washington, and the river, 25 stories in height, houses the plant and all editorial and business departments of the The Daily news, the studios of WMAQ and other tenants.



Benedictine Convent of Perpetual Adoration
Title:
Benedictine Convent of Perpetual Adoration
Mundelein Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Interior of Chapel, Scott Field
Title:
Interior of Chapel, Scott Field
Belleville Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Elks Club
Title:
Elks Club
Aurora Illinois (IL), Linen


Chicago Public Libraries
Title:
Chicago Public Libraries
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1945 Oct-18



Holloway House Cafeterias
Title:
Holloway House Cafeterias
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome

Description:
Such Wonderful Food - also in Indianapolis, Milwaukee, South Bend, St. Louis, Richmond, Virginia, and Washington, DC.


The Berghoff Restaurant
Title:
The Berghoff Restaurant
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Since 1898 the Berghoff has been an intimate part of Chicago. Today, grown in size and reputation, it still retains all the charm of the "Olden days." Here there is atmosphere, cuisine, a nationally famous menu of European and American dishes. There's nothing like it anywhere.



Sherman House
Title:
Sherman House
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
In the swinging heart of Chicago's Loop - 130 years in the making...yet as dynamically new as today's Chicago! Shown is a new 12-story attached Garage-Convention Center (left) and proposed new Executive Suite addition.


Larchmont The Home of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey D. Hays
Title:
Larchmont The Home of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey D. Hays
Olney Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Olney, Illinois, claims the distinction of the only place so far as is known , where the White Squirrel is at home. The first pair of white squirrels were brought to Olney in 1902. The original pair, one cream - the other white, were the ancestors of Olney's white squirrel population, estimated at 650. These squirrels are protected, fed and have become quite tame.



Sweden House
Title:
Sweden House
Rockford Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1965 Jun-17

Description:
Serving Luncheons 12:00 until 2:00 - Dinners 5:00 until 10:30 - Sunday Dinners 11:30 until 8:00 - Closed Mondays. 4615 East State Street. Curt Teich & Co.


Villa Sweden
Title:
Villa Sweden
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1964 Mar-29



Comiskey Park
Title:
Comiskey Park
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Greetings from Bloomington
Title:
Greetings from Bloomington
Bloomington Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1950 Sep-7



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


Greyhound Post House
Title:
Greyhound Post House
Effingham Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
"The Heart of the Nation"



Reverend Dr. B. M. Skulik
Title:
Reverend Dr. B. M. Skulik
La Salle Illinois (IL) PM 1906 Aug-20


Viking Restaurant
Title:
Viking Restaurant
East Dundee Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Serving Daily - Featuring Lunches - Dinners - Smorgasbord - Steaks & Seafood - Cocktails. Route 72.



Wrigley Field
Title:
Wrigley Field
Chicago Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1946 Jul-25


A Busy Day on Dearborn and Randolph Streets
Title:
A Busy Day on Dearborn and Randolph Streets
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Oct-12



Mercy Hospital
Title:
Mercy Hospital
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


The Kuntz-Remmler Co. Restuarant
Title:
The Kuntz-Remmler Co. Restuarant
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Dec-21



New YMCA Building
Title:
New YMCA Building
Bloomington Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 May-28


The Grand Ball Room - Hotel La Salle
Title:
The Grand Ball Room - Hotel La Salle
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1919 Oct-6



State St.
Title:
State St.
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back


Southern Illinois University - Home Economics Building
Title:
Southern Illinois University - Home Economics Building
Carbondale Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Northern Illinois University - The Lagoon
Title:
Northern Illinois University - The Lagoon
DeKalb Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


A Bit of Sweden Restaurant
Title:
A Bit of Sweden Restaurant
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Wilson & Co. Six-Horse Clydesdale Team
Title:
Wilson & Co. Six-Horse Clydesdale Team
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Montana Charlie's Steak House
Title:
Montana Charlie's Steak House
Villa Park Illinois (IL), Chrome PM May-2



Maryknoll Seminary
Title:
Maryknoll Seminary
Glen Ellyn Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1959 Aug-5


Lamp Liter Motel and Dining Room
Title:
Lamp Liter Motel and Dining Room
Springfield Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1966 Jan-16



Front View of Main Building - Maryknoll Seminary
Title:
Front View of Main Building - Maryknoll Seminary
Glen Ellyn Illinois (IL), Chrome PM Aug-5


Maryknoll Seminary - Foyer
Title:
Maryknoll Seminary - Foyer
Glen Ellyn Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1957 Aug-5



Refectory - Maryknoll Seminary
Title:
Refectory - Maryknoll Seminary
Glen Ellyn Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Marshall Field & Company - The Hawthorn Room
Title:
Marshall Field & Company - The Hawthorn Room
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



Italian Village, 71 West Monroe St.
Title:
Italian Village, 71 West Monroe St.
Chicago Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Second floor and lower level. * Enjoy a visit to the land of Beauty, Art and Romance without leaving Chicago. * The finest Italian Cuisine in an old world atmosphere. Chicago's newest and most original restaurant.


Main Street Looking South
Title:
Main Street Looking South
Galena Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1947 Oct-13



Municipal Sanitarium and Cottages
Title:
Municipal Sanitarium and Cottages
Rockford Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1950 Mar-15


First State and Savings Bank
Title:
First State and Savings Bank
Galena Illinois (IL), White Border PM Feb-5



Quality Hill, Pilot Knob in Distance
Title:
Quality Hill, Pilot Knob in Distance
Galena Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1949 Feb-4


Main Street View
Title:
Main Street View
Astoria Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1938 Aug-28



Hotel Sovereign, Kenmore Avenue at Granville
Title:
Hotel Sovereign, Kenmore Avenue at Granville
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
The use of the Sovereign pool is free to resident guests - it is open at nominal charge to desirable visitors. Exclusive use of the pool for private parties by special arrangement. Lessons by expert instructors.


Street View of Armory
Title:
Street View of Armory
Monmouth Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1932 Aug-10



Entrance to the Commercial Art School of Chicago
Title:
Entrance to the Commercial Art School of Chicago
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
Oldest Professional Art School in America. On entering the Commercial Art School of Chicago, 116 South Michigan Boulevard, one is greeted by a delightfully spacious foyer, most attractively decorated in the Moderne Style.


Grounds of Otis Hotel, Fox Lake
Title:
Grounds of Otis Hotel, Fox Lake
Antioch Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Michigan Avenue, Looking North from the Art Institute
Title:
Michigan Avenue, Looking North from the Art Institute
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused


John McBarnes Memorial Building
Title:
John McBarnes Memorial Building
Bloomington Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Main Street Looking North from Washington Street
Title:
Main Street Looking North from Washington Street
Galena Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Y.M.C.A.
Title:
Y.M.C.A.
Granite City Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1953 Jun-15



Marshall Field & Company - Reading, Writing and Rest Rooms
Title:
Marshall Field & Company - Reading, Writing and Rest Rooms
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Marshall Field & Company - Store for Men, Men's Grill
Title:
Marshall Field & Company - Store for Men, Men's Grill
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Marshall Field & Company - Store for Men
Title:
Marshall Field & Company - Store for Men
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Marshall Field & Company Retail Store, State, Washington, Randolph and Wabash Sts
Title:
Marshall Field & Company Retail Store, State, Washington, Randolph and Wabash Sts
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
This is the largest retail mercantile store in the world. It is distinguished for quality in merchandise and courtesy in service. The building is of steel construction, faced with gray granite; it occupies an entire block, stands thirteen stories high and has three basement floors.



US Veteran Hospital
Title:
US Veteran Hospital
Dwight Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Main Street
Title:
Main Street
Staunton Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Wrigley Field
Title:
Wrigley Field
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Lobby and Grand Stairway, Trianon, the World's Most Beautiful Ballroom
Title:
Lobby and Grand Stairway, Trianon, the World's Most Beautiful Ballroom
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
Cottage Grove Avenue at Sixty-Second Street



Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Gardens
Title:
Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Gardens
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Room
Title:
Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Room
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Ball Room and Stage of Mann'sMillioon Dollar Rainbow Room
Title:
Ball Room and Stage of Mann'sMillioon Dollar Rainbow Room
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
Mann's Million Dollar Rainbow Gardens The World's Foremost Restaurant and Amusement Palace, Home of WQJ Broadcasting Station, Clark Street and Lawrence Avenue


Entrance to Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Gardens
Title:
Entrance to Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Gardens
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
The world's foremost restaurant and amusement palace. Home of WQJ Broadcasting Station. Clark Street at Lawrence Ave.



Main Lobby, Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Gardens
Title:
Main Lobby, Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Gardens
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused

Description:
Mann's Million Dollar Rainbo Gardens The World's Foremost Restaurant and Amusement Palace Home of W2G Broadcasting Station Clark Street at Lawrence River Chicago


Fritzel's Restaurant
Title:
Fritzel's Restaurant
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1953 Jul-21



New Hotel Sherman
Title:
New Hotel Sherman
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1926 Jan-11


Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain, by Night, Grant Park
Title:
Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain, by Night, Grant Park
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Edgewater Beach Hotel
Title:
Edgewater Beach Hotel
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1920 Jun-24


Morrison Hotel - Terrace Garden, Ice Skating Carnival
Title:
Morrison Hotel - Terrace Garden, Ice Skating Carnival
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border unused



A View of North Broadway
Title:
A View of North Broadway
Salem Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1909


Main Street, Baker Hotel
Title:
Main Street, Baker Hotel
St. Charles Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1934 Mar-26



National League Cubs Ball Park
Title:
National League Cubs Ball Park
Chicago Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1927 Mar-5


Boat House at Humboldt Park
Title:
Boat House at Humboldt Park
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908



Chicago Yacht Club House (Grant Park Front)
Title:
Chicago Yacht Club House (Grant Park Front)
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911 Feb-11


Lake Shore Drive, Jackson Park
Title:
Lake Shore Drive, Jackson Park
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Michigan Avenue
Title:
Michigan Avenue
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Nov-3


Rush Street Bridge
Title:
Rush Street Bridge
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



University of Chicago, Cobb Hall
Title:
University of Chicago, Cobb Hall
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Feb-3


Woman's Temple
Title:
Woman's Temple
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Oct-28



Court House
Title:
Court House
Waukegan Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Oct-9


Washington Park - Refectory
Title:
Washington Park - Refectory
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Jun-7



Chicago & Northwestern Station
Title:
Chicago & Northwestern Station
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Dec-23


Headquarters
Title:
Headquarters
Quincy Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1918

Description:
Illinois Soldiers' and Sailors' Home for disabled veterans.



Site of Marshall Field and Co. Store, 1839
Title:
Site of Marshall Field and Co. Store, 1839
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Dec-23


North Main Street from Ashton Building
Title:
North Main Street from Ashton Building
Rockford Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1913 Oct-22



State Street in Carnival Attire
Title:
State Street in Carnival Attire
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Nov-21


The Keeley Institute
Title:
The Keeley Institute
Dwight Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused

Description:
Inset: Office Left: Club House Right: The Lodge



U.S. Lighthouse on North Shore of Lake Michigan
Title:
U.S. Lighthouse on North Shore of Lake Michigan
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Oct-24


The Kuntz-Remmler Co. - Ladies and Gentlemens Dining Room
Title:
The Kuntz-Remmler Co. - Ladies and Gentlemens Dining Room
Chicago Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1916 Oct-21



Evanston Academy, Northwestern
Title:
Evanston Academy, Northwestern
Evanston Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Post Office Building
Title:
Post Office Building
Evanston Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Sep-8



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