Halliday Hotel
Title:
Halliday Hotel
Cairo Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Greetings from Cairo
Title:
Greetings from Cairo
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1954 Jun-15



Cairo Levee and Water Front
Title:
Cairo Levee and Water Front
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen


Morse Motel
Title:
Morse Motel
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A new Spanish style Motel with 18 units with central hot water heat - Simmons Beauty-Rest mattresses and metal furniture - Individual room air conditioners by Carrier - Telephone in every room. Combination tub and shower baths. AAA



Alexander Club
Title:
Alexander Club
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1913


Halliday Hotel
Title:
Halliday Hotel
Cairo Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1922 May-19



Halliday Hotel
Title:
Halliday Hotel
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM May-29


Court House
Title:
Court House
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1910 Jul-01



St. Mary's Hospital
Title:
St. Mary's Hospital
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Sep-24


Episcopal Church
Title:
Episcopal Church
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Riverboatmen's Observation Tower
Title:
Riverboatmen's Observation Tower
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
This unique memorial is located at Fort Defiance State Park. Visible in the picture is the Ohio River, looking upstream, showing the river bridge from Cairo to the Kentucky shoreline. Fort Defiance has always been a strategic post since early Colonial times through the Civil War. It is located at the southern tip of Illinois at the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers.


View of Morse Motel
Title:
View of Morse Motel
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome PM 1962

Description:
Air conditioned. U.S. Highway 51, Cairo, Illinois Modern brick and stucco motel with 30 units. Downtown Cairo. Central hot water heat - air-conditioned - telephones and free TV in every room - combination tub and shower baths. Telephone 2820



Safford Memorial Library
Title:
Safford Memorial Library
Cairo Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Sep-18


Steamer Ferd Herold
Title:
Steamer Ferd Herold
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1907 Nov-20



Illinois Central Bridge over Ohio River
Title:
Illinois Central Bridge over Ohio River
Cairo Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1906 Feb-23

Description:
Four miles longs. Longest bridge in the world.


Hotel Cairo
Title:
Hotel Cairo
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Washington Avenue at Ninth.



Hotel Cairo
Title:
Hotel Cairo
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Ohio River Bridge
Title:
Ohio River Bridge
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1914 May-23



United States Post Office and Court House
Title:
United States Post Office and Court House
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
No flood waters ever entered Cairo Curteich-Color


The Confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers
Title:
The Confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A tow of barges headed up the muddy Mississippi and Ohio Rivers. The bridge to the left, crossing the Mississippi, joins Missouri and Illinois. The bridge to the right, crossing the Ohio River, joins Kentucky and Illinois



Plaza Motel
Title:
Plaza Motel
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1956 Apr-11

Description:
20 beautiful carpeted units - Free T.V.; central heating; air conditioned; built in 1955; Phone 2101-2102; on U.S. Route 51


Hotel Cairo
Title:
Hotel Cairo
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen PM 1953 Apr-15

Description:
Southern Illinois finest 150 modern rooms All public rooms air conditioned



Manor Motel
Title:
Manor Motel
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome PM Dec-28

Description:
A Distintive Motel - Solid Wood Paneled Walls - All Bathrooms with Tub and Shower - Foam Rubber Mattresses - Telephones - Individual Room Thermostats - Air Conditeioned - Free Television. Phone 3480


Steamer Passing Bridge Over Ohio River
Title:
Steamer Passing Bridge Over Ohio River
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused



Birds-Eye View Of Cairo
Title:
Birds-Eye View Of Cairo
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Cairo, the southernmost point of Illinois, is located at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers.


Magnolia Manor, Twenty-Eighth St. And Washington Ave
Title:
Magnolia Manor, Twenty-Eighth St. And Washington Ave
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
This magnificent old home is now a museum of historic river boat days. This area of Washington Avenue is the center of mansions of Civil War and Steamboat times of Cairo. Magnolia Manor, an iron lacework trimmed home was purchased for posterity by the Cairo Historical Association. Guided tours are available to the public. Here Grant visited in 1880 at the home of his old friend, Charles Galiger, after eight hectic years as President and a tour of the world.



Moonlight Scene on the Ohio River
Title:
Moonlight Scene on the Ohio River
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused


Alexander County Courthouse
Title:
Alexander County Courthouse
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A classic example of Civil War period architecture; with iron balustraded balcony. And arched windows overlooking beautiful magnolia trees. An artillery piece on the lawn was presented by the Veterans of Foreign Wars in tribute to the Servicemen of World War One



Alexander County Courthouse
Title:
Alexander County Courthouse
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
This modern courthouse was dedicated 1965 and serves Alexander County, Illinois. Cairo is the largest trade center and is located at the junction of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers.


Alexander County Courthouse
Title:
Alexander County Courthouse
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
A classic example of Civil War period architecture; with iron balustraded balcony. And arched windows overlooking beautiful magnolia trees. An artillery piece on the lawn was presented by the Veterans of Foreign Wars in tribute to the Servicemen of World War One



United States Post Office And Court House
Title:
United States Post Office And Court House
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused


"The Gateway City" - Commercial Avenue looking South
Title:
"The Gateway City" - Commercial Avenue looking South
Cairo Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1931 Jan-3



View of Washington Ave
Title:
View of Washington Ave
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1911 Jul-26


Commercial Ave. Looking North from 6th St., Cairo, ILL.
Title:
Commercial Ave. Looking North from 6th St., Cairo, ILL.
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1906 Aug-05

Description:
Made in Germany. The Haliday House News Stand, Publishers, Cairo, ILL.



County Court House
Title:
County Court House
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Feb-4


View of Ferry Boats and Ohio River
Title:
View of Ferry Boats and Ohio River
Cairo Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1922 Apr-24



Ferry Steamer, Cary Bird
Title:
Ferry Steamer, Cary Bird
Cairo Illinois (IL), White Border unused


Steamer Fred Herold
Title:
Steamer Fred Herold
Cairo Illinois (IL), Post Card (Undivided Back) PM 1908 Nov-30



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

Description:
Cairo News & Music Co.


McDaniel Sign Co.
Title:
McDaniel Sign Co.
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
McDaniel signs are erected out in the country along the highways. They are different from anything that has ever been seen before. You do not have to buy McDaniel signs; you rent them. You do not make any deposit or advance. You do not pay until signs are erected and then you pay by the month. We have erected McDaniel signs for hundreds of the best business concerns in the country. Be the first to use McDaniel signs Salesman's Sample



Marine Hospital
Title:
Marine Hospital
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1915 Jan-10


St. Mary's Park on 28th Street
Title:
St. Mary's Park on 28th Street
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1908 Jul-20



View of the Illinois Central R.R. Terminal and River Wall
Title:
View of the Illinois Central R.R. Terminal and River Wall
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1912 Jan-23


President Taft October 26, 1909
Title:
President Taft October 26, 1909
Cairo Illinois (IL), Real Photo PM 1909 Oct-30



Spot Where William James was Killed
Title:
Spot Where William James was Killed
Cairo Illinois (IL), Real Photo unused

Description:
Spot where Will James' body was riddled with bullets after being lynched Nov. 11th, 1909 Dowling Pressing Co.


City Motel
Title:
City Motel
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused



The Gun "Capt. Billy Williams" in Duncan Park
Title:
The Gun "Capt. Billy Williams" in Duncan Park
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused


Safford School
Title:
Safford School
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Church of the Redeemer
Title:
Church of the Redeemer
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Oct-30


Alexander County Court House
Title:
Alexander County Court House
Cairo Illinois (IL), White Border PM 1927 Oct-15



An aerial view of Cairo showing three great States
Title:
An aerial view of Cairo showing three great States
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
* at point indicates location of Fort Defiance State Park at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers


Dick Fowler at Wharf
Title:
Dick Fowler at Wharf
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM Dec-16



Dick Fowler at Wharf
Title:
Dick Fowler at Wharf
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back


Ohio Levee
Title:
Ohio Levee
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909 Feb-15



Bird's-Eye View Of Cairo
Title:
Bird's-Eye View Of Cairo
Cairo Illinois (IL), Linen unused

Description:
Series 9A-H2071 Cairo, the southernmost point of Illinois, is located at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. No Flood Waters Ever Entered Cairo


Boatman's Memorial
Title:
Boatman's Memorial
Cairo Illinois (IL), Chrome unused

Description:
Series V-286
Pavilion resembling prow of steamboat at site of Fort Defiance of Civil War fame. Overlooks junction of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers at the southern tip of Illinois. The bridge at right leads to Kentucky, on the left, to Missouri US Civil War/Fort Sites



Post Office And Custom House
Title:
Post Office And Custom House
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1915 Apr-18


Custom House & Post Office
Title:
Custom House & Post Office
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back unused



Presbyterian Church
Title:
Presbyterian Church
Cairo Illinois (IL), Divided Back PM 1909


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

Description:
C - Court House. A - High School. I - National Cemetery. R - "The Hewer". O - Hotel Cairo. No flood waters ever entered Cairo.





Total: 60 Items