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History of
Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois
in Post Cards & other pictures

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Peoria County Courthouse

 

Old Post Office
Interior of
First National Bank
Hiram Walker & Sons, Inc.
World's Largest Bourbon
Distillery - 1959
Hiram Walker & Sons, Inc.
Distillery - 1940s
Peoria Watch Company
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Leisy Brewing Co.
Bottle
City Hall Post Card
from John R. Whitefoot of Pekin, IL - 1906
City Hall

Catalog from
Kincade Supply Co.
1943
  Peoria Stock Yards
Distilling Area
Exterior of Caterpillar Tractor
Co. Display Room
Caterpillar Tractor Co.
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Avery Bulldog Tractor
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Rosenthal Dry Goods
book marker
Eagles Cleaners Patches
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Schipper & Block
1905
Creamer from
LaKas Restaurant
Old Horshor Mill
1905

Shipper & Block
Clock

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Cup from
Ho Toy Lo Restaurant

Caterpillar Fishing Club Pin 1947
Kasper Coffee Advertisement
by Lichtenberger Bros.
Peoria, Ill
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Bergner's Dept. Store
Fan
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AREA VIEWS

Adams Street
Adams Street
Adams Street
Court house on right

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Southeast Adams
Southeast Adams
1907
Hamilton Boulevard

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PANORAMIC VIEWS OF PEORIA

 
CLUBS & EVENT BUILDINGS
Colliseum Building

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  Knights of Columbus

 

Hamilton Blvd.
G.A.R.
Memorial Hall
Alliance Life Building
as seen from the
Court House Square

Also know as the
First National Bank Building
 
Post Card for
Henry P. DAY
1907
Mohammed Temple
A.A.O.N.M.S.
Shrine Mosque
Mohammed Temple
YMCA on Left
YWCA on Right
Creve Coeur Club

Masonic Temple Consistory
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YMCA

   
     
     
 

HOSPITALS

St. Frances Hospital
St. Francis Hospital
& Chapel

Northern Regional
Research Laboratory

 

Administration Building
Illinois General Hospital
for the Insane - 1907
Proctor Endowment
Hospital

Methodist Hospital

 

CEMETERIES

Entrance to Springdale Cemetery


 


Springdale Cemetery
1909

 
 

RIVER VIEWS

Upper Bridge
Steamer J.S. going thru
the McKinley Bridge
Sandy Beach Boat Landing
on Illinois River, Peoria, IL
  Peoria Yacht & Canoe Club
 
Illinois River & Water Works
from Grandview Drive
McKinley Bridge

In 1910

Drawbridge over Illinois
River at Peoria - 1867
 

PARK VIEWS

Bradley Park Pavilion

Bradley Park Gardens
Glen Oak Park
Pavilion
Glen Oak Park
Ingersoll Statue
Glen Oak Park
Water Skiing on
Illinois River

 

Glen Oak Park
Sunken Gardens
1927
Glen Oak Park
Sunken Gardens
1925
Glen Oak Park
Al Fresco Park

Al Fresco Park
Glen Oak Park View
1907

1947
Moonlite River in
Glen Oak Park

The Palm House
at Glen Oak Park
Postcard of Glen Oak Park
dated 1914
Vienna Roller Mills
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LAW ENFORCEMENT
  Peoria Police Patch

 

 
LIBRARIES
     
Peoria Library Peoria Public Library
 
SCHOOLS
     
Friends at Loucks School
Loucks School
Home
More Friends from
Loucks School
Loucks School
1st Day
Lincoln Manuel
Training School
Bradley University
Polytechnic Institute
Bradley University
Horology Building

 

Robinson Memorial
Fieldhouse at
Bradley University Campus

 

Irving School
Bradley Institute
Gymnasium - 1911
Bradley University
Ashtray
Bradley Polytechnic
Year Book Covers

 

  Trading Card from
The Famous Shoes
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1948
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Richwoods High School

 

Central High School

 

Peoria High School
1907

 

 

Peoria High School Yearbooks
pictures of covers
1940 CREST 1941 CREST 1942 CREST 1943 CREST     1980
CREST

 
 
Spaulding Institute
Catholic Boys High School

 

John Lancaster Spaulding
1st Bishop of Peoria
Webster School
CHURCHES
St Mary's Cathedral
Second Presbyterian Church 1907

Swedish Lutheran Salem Church
1908
  Glen Oak Christian Church
 
     
 

HOTELS - MOTELS

Mayer Hotel Lobby
Bishops Buffet
Hotel Pere Marquette

 

  Voyager Inn
 
HOTEL Pere Marquette
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TRAINS, PLANES & AUTOMOBILES
CRIP Rail Car 886
in 1956
1895
Chicago, Peoria & St. Louis Railway
Annual Card Pass No. 894
Rocket train here
     
     
  Peoria County Airport
 
     
OTHER THINGS
Envelope from 1800s
to Mrs. R. R. McDowell
of Lewistown, Fulton Co., IL
Plate designed and imported by
The F. H. Pfeiffer Crockery Co.
Peoria, Illinois
 
F. Leuder
Medicine Bottle
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Peoria Wedge
Straight Razor

T. M. Davis
Ph. M963
Peoria, Illinois
Leather Booklet
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Union Convention Medal
Head Camp
M.W. of A.
Wood Workers of Ameria
June 15-20, 1908
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Peoria County Settlers Pin 1928
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Reid's Kidndy Cure
(spelled wrong on bottle)
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Haag Bros.
Electric Washer
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Chas. Singer Bottle
S. B. & G. Co.
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Peoria Kitchenware Canisters
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PEOPLE
  Military Boy
Picture taken by
DeLuxe Studio
403 S. Adams St.
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