National Watch Co.
Title:
National Watch Co.
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
This is the world's largest fine watch factory. Here skilled craftsmen and master scientists work hand-in-hand to produce the world's finest timepieces. In its three-quarter century existence, the company has made and sold more than 39,000,000 watches


West and Front Wing, Elgin National Watch Company
Title:
West and Front Wing, Elgin National Watch Company
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Gitchie Monito the Mighty
Title:
Gitchie Monito the Mighty
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1961 May-1

Description:
A scene from Longfellow's immortal masterpiece, "The Song of Hiawatha," greatest of Indian Pageants. A never-to-be forgotten dramatic fantasy. Presented annually the third week in June at Elgin, Illinois. 34th Annual Presentation June 13th thru June 17th, 1961 8:30 P.M. Central Daylight Savings Time Camp Big Timber, Elgin, Illinois General admission: (Adults) $1.50 (Children) .75 Reserved seats (Extra) .50 Mail reservations now to Hiawatha Production, Inc., 230 East Chicago Street, Elgin, Illinois. Telephone SHerwood 1-7412. Youth organizations write for special price opening night only, June 13th. Tell your friends


National House
Title:
National House
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border



Elgin National Watch Works
Title:
Elgin National Watch Works
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border


Grove Ave. Douglas Ave. and Chicago St. Intersection
Title:
Grove Ave. Douglas Ave. and Chicago St. Intersection
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Oct-14



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


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



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


Elgin National Watch Company
Title:
Elgin National Watch Company
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1937 Jun-4



View of entrance and grounds Resthaven Sanitarium
Title:
View of entrance and grounds Resthaven Sanitarium
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Jan-19


Baraca Bible Class, First M.E. Sunday School
Title:
Baraca Bible Class, First M.E. Sunday School
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Sep-16



Elgin National Watch Co. - West and Front Wing
Title:
Elgin National Watch Co. - West and Front Wing
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Elgin Tower
Title:
Elgin Tower
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1949 Mar-21

Description:
E. C. Kropp Co.



Elgin State Hospital Annex
Title:
Elgin State Hospital Annex
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Elgin Watch Co. - Elgin Observatory
Title:
Elgin Watch Co. - Elgin Observatory
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border



Elgin Watchmakers College
Title:
Elgin Watchmakers College
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border unused


D. C. Cook Publishing Co.
Title:
D. C. Cook Publishing Co.
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1923 Mar-15



View of Giffords Park
Title:
View of Giffords Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused

Description:
Where first house in Elgin stood.


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



Elgin High School
Title:
Elgin High School
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912


High School
Title:
High School
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Sep-17



Villa Court
Title:
Villa Court
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Sep-06


Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Aug-01



Northern Illinois Hospital
Title:
Northern Illinois Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Nov-11


St. Joseph's Hospital
Title:
St. Joseph's Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back



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

Description:
Route 20 East, Elgin, Ill. Phone SHerwood 2-3431; Route 34, Naperville, IN. Phone ELmwood 5-0712. Every day; hot dishes; cool sparkling salads; Elgin's and Naperville's finest smorgasbord service; fine food and gracious dining without extravagance; no liquor; closed Monday; recommended by Duncan Hines. Koppel Color Cards


Gifford Park
Title:
Gifford Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Sep-2

Description:
Location of First House built in Elgin in 1835



D. C. Cook Publishing Co.
Title:
D. C. Cook Publishing Co.
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Colonial Lodge Motel
Title:
Colonial Lodge Motel
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen

Description:
Near intersections of Highway 20 and 59, 25 or 31. Just 38 Miles West of Chicago. The hub of many activities. Open Year Round. Beautifully furnished units with private bath. Excellent family or group accommodations. Central hot water heating. E. C. Kropp Co.



Elks Club
Title:
Elks Club
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1952 May-29

Description:
A magnificent building for the social and lodge affairs of the BPOE. Curt Teich & Co.


D.C. Cook Pub. Co.
Title:
D.C. Cook Pub. Co.
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 Mar-19



Post Office
Title:
Post Office
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Jul-16


Northern Illinois Hospital
Title:
Northern Illinois Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



The Gail Borden Library
Title:
The Gail Borden Library
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1930 Aug-22


David C. Cook Plant
Title:
David C. Cook Plant
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Mineral Spring at Wing Park
Title:
Mineral Spring at Wing Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Sep-29

Description:
Valentine & Son's Publishing Co.


Street View of The Episcopal Church
Title:
Street View of The Episcopal Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Sep-02



View of Entrance and Grounds, Resthaven Sanitarium
Title:
View of Entrance and Grounds, Resthaven Sanitarium
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911 Jul-01


First Congregational Church
Title:
First Congregational Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Chicago Street Bridge by Night
Title:
Chicago Street Bridge by Night
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Woman on a Rocking Chair
Title:
Woman on a Rocking Chair
Elgin Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1909 Dec-23

Description:
A woman in a white dress is sitting on a rocking chair while holding a book. She appears to be in a bedroom.



Jo-El Motel
Title:
Jo-El Motel
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


St Mary's Catholic Church - Largest Church in the Aurora Area
Title:
St Mary's Catholic Church - Largest Church in the Aurora Area
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen



Hospital for the Insane
Title:
Hospital for the Insane
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Aug-3


D.C. Cook Publishing Co
Title:
D.C. Cook Publishing Co
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Aug-3



Elgin National Watch Works & Third Rail
Title:
Elgin National Watch Works & Third Rail
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Jul-25


Elgin National Watch Factory - Front Wing
Title:
Elgin National Watch Factory - Front Wing
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Jan-8



Tyler's Creek, Wing Park
Title:
Tyler's Creek, Wing Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1913 Jul-2


Episcopal Church
Title:
Episcopal Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1913



First Universalist Church
Title:
First Universalist Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Jun-20


Animal Cages, Lords Park
Title:
Animal Cages, Lords Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1913 Jul-18



Chicago Street West from Villa Street
Title:
Chicago Street West from Villa Street
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Jun-20


Creek, Wing Park
Title:
Creek, Wing Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Jul-3



Old People's Home, South Side Street
Title:
Old People's Home, South Side Street
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 Jun-17


Gail Borden Public Library
Title:
Gail Borden Public Library
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Dec-6



Highland Avenue
Title:
Highland Avenue
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back


Upper Lake and Fountain in Lord's Park
Title:
Upper Lake and Fountain in Lord's Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1907 Jul-16



David C. Cook Plant
Title:
David C. Cook Plant
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Looking Up Grove Avenue
Title:
Looking Up Grove Avenue
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Oct-24



D.C. Cook Publishing Co
Title:
D.C. Cook Publishing Co
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1926 Mar-9


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



Fountain Square
Title:
Fountain Square
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Villa Street
Title:
Villa Street
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Elgin National Watch FActory
Title:
Elgin National Watch FActory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911 May-2

Description:
Elgin National Watch Factory, Elgin, Ill


Elgin Observatory, Elgin National Watch Company
Title:
Elgin Observatory, Elgin National Watch Company
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border unused



Sherman Hospital
Title:
Sherman Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Founded 1888. 934 Center Street; 312/742-9800


Sherman Hospital
Title:
Sherman Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Founded 1888 Dexter Press



In Wing Park
Title:
In Wing Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1905 Aug-28


First Methodist Church
Title:
First Methodist Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Series 56470 The present building, completed in 1924, is the third structure to be erected since the founding of the church in 1836.



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


In Lord's Park
Title:
In Lord's Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Elgin Observatory
Title:
Elgin Observatory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1944 Feb-03

Description:
Here time is checked with the march of the stars and built into the watch that made Elgin famous


First Methodist Church
Title:
First Methodist Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1958

Description:
The First Methodist Church of Elgin was founded in 1836 by a small community of early settlers. Since the pioneer days, three church buildings have been erected on this same site, Center Street and Highland Avenue. The present edifice was completed in 1924.



Church Of The Brethren General Offices
Title:
Church Of The Brethren General Offices
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1975 Apr-30

Description:
The world wide program of this denomination is centered in this modern structure set in beautiful spacious surroundings


First Congregational Church
Title:
First Congregational Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH. AN IMPRESSIVE STRUCTURE OF WELL DESIGNED ARCHITECTURE



First Methodist Church
Title:
First Methodist Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
The present building, completed in 1924, is the third structure to be erected since the founding of the church in 1836.


Greetings From Elgin
Title:
Greetings From Elgin
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Key To Views On Other Side:- E - Post Office. L - Elgin State Hospital Annex. G - View in Lord's Park. I - Illinois State Armory. N - Elgin National Watch Co.,



Elgin Tower
Title:
Elgin Tower
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1947


The Dam
Title:
The Dam
Elgin Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1913 Jun-11



State Hospital
Title:
State Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Selz Shoe Factory
Title:
Selz Shoe Factory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1912 Oct-9



Smitty's Tavern, Bluff City Blvd.
Title:
Smitty's Tavern, Bluff City Blvd.
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
SMITTY'S TAVERN BEER-WINES-LIQUORS


St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin, Illinois
Title:
St. Joseph Hospital, Elgin, Illinois
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused



House of Jean
Title:
House of Jean
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


Elgin National Watch Works
Title:
Elgin National Watch Works
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1924 Mar-13



Judson College
Title:
Judson College
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Part of the Judson 'cameo campus' - wooded land, small lakes, rolling hills and colonial architecture. Mike Roberts


First Universalist Church
Title:
First Universalist Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



First Universalist Sunday School
Title:
First Universalist Sunday School
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


Fisherman's Luck on Fox River
Title:
Fisherman's Luck on Fox River
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Jo-El Motel
Title:
Jo-El Motel
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused


View of Two Residences
Title:
View of Two Residences
Elgin Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM Dec-24



Old Peoples' Home
Title:
Old Peoples' Home
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Sep-06


High School & Giffords Park
Title:
High School & Giffords Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1945 Apr-1



Elgin National Watch Factory
Title:
Elgin National Watch Factory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Feb-16


Insane Hospital, Main Building
Title:
Insane Hospital, Main Building
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Jun-22



Elgin National Watch Factory - Main Entrance Garden
Title:
Elgin National Watch Factory - Main Entrance Garden
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back


Elgin National Watch Factory
Title:
Elgin National Watch Factory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Jun-5



Elgin Academy
Title:
Elgin Academy
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Seeing the animals at Lords' Park
Title:
Seeing the animals at Lords' Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1905



Bear in Lord's Park
Title:
Bear in Lord's Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


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



David C. Cook Plant
Title:
David C. Cook Plant
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 May-31


Selz Shoe Factory
Title:
Selz Shoe Factory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



First Congregational Church
Title:
First Congregational Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


First Church of the Evangelical Association
Title:
First Church of the Evangelical Association
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back



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


Noon at Watch Factory
Title:
Noon at Watch Factory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



M. C. Epenstein's Residence
Title:
M. C. Epenstein's Residence
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Apr-5


Elgin Fire Fighters
Title:
Elgin Fire Fighters
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Oct-30



Bear in Lord's Park
Title:
Bear in Lord's Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Mar-13


Elgin Tower
Title:
Elgin Tower
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Located in the heart of the business district, the Elgin Tower--Landmark of Elgin--is the City's tallest structure



Administration Building
Title:
Administration Building
Elgin Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Elgin State Hospital, Elgin, Illinois


Elgin Academy
Title:
Elgin Academy
Elgin Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1938 Oct-25

Description:
Series 169-30



Illinois State Armory
Title:
Illinois State Armory
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1943 Apr-21

Description:
Series 26044N Elgin's new $125.000 Armory and Community Center is the home of Company "I", 129th Infantry, Illinois National Guard.


In Lords Park
Title:
In Lords Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



In Wing Park
Title:
In Wing Park
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


On Fox River
Title:
On Fox River
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused



Producers Of Elgin Butter
Title:
Producers Of Elgin Butter
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) unused


Sherman Hospital
Title:
Sherman Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907



Elgin National Watch Works And Third Rail
Title:
Elgin National Watch Works And Third Rail
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906


First Methodist Church
Title:
First Methodist Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
THE FIRST METHODIST CHURCH OF ELGIN WAS FOUNDED IN 1836 BY A SMALL COMMUNITY OF EARLY SETTLERS. SINCE THE PIONEER DAYS, THREE CHURCH BUILDINGS HAVE BEEN ERECTED ON THIS SAME SITE. CENTER STREET AND HIGHLAND AVENUE. THE PRESENT EDIFICE WAS COMPLETED IN 1924



St. John'S Evangelical Luthern Church
Title:
St. John'S Evangelical Luthern Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
A BEAUTIFUL STRUCTURE WHOSE TALL SPIRE IS AN INSPIRATION TO THE SURROUNDING COMMUNITY


St. Mary'S Catholic Church
Title:
St. Mary'S Catholic Church
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1954

Description:
ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, THE LARGEST CHURCH IN THE AURORA AREA



Greetings From Elgin
Title:
Greetings From Elgin
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Main Entrance Building At Elgin State Hospital
Title:
Main Entrance Building At Elgin State Hospital
Elgin Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
The State Hospital in a beautiful park -like setting of about 100 acres, and 800 acres devoted to farm and other buildings. Here about 4600 patients are cared for.



General View, Chicago Street
Title:
General View, Chicago Street
Elgin Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back)

Description:
Intersection of Grove Avenue, Douglas Avenue and Chicago Street.




Total: 127 Items