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    • Allen Ayrault Green Photograph Collection (Knox College)

    • A collection of black and white photographs from the late 1890s to about 1910 created as contact prints from glass plate negatives. Many of the photographs illustrated books Green wrote. Green took pictures of neighbors, friends and family,...
    • Business and Economics; Illinois and Regional History; Nature
    • Images; Images--General; Images--Photographs; Images--Portraits
    • Canal Corridor Postcards (Lewis University)

    • This collection shows in postcards many of the structures that were around at the beginning of the twentieth century. While the majority of these postcards focus on Joliet, Illinois, and other towns along the Illinois & Michigan Canal Corridor,...
    • Art and Architecture; U.S. History; Illinois and Regional History
    • Images; Images--General
    • Embellished Title Pages (University of Illinois at Chicago)

    • These reproductions of title pages from the rare book collection of the Library of the Health Sciences show examples of the many fascinating ways printers embellished their books with elaborate engravings, woodcuts, and color typography. The title...
    • Art and Architecture; Literature
    • Images; Images--General; Text; Text--Books/Monographs
    • Florence Nightingale Letters Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)

    • The Florence Nightingale Letters Collection highlights aspects of Nightingale's work throughout her life, exemplifying her engagement in policy matters as well as her leadership in the field of Nursing. Many appear on black-bordered mourning...
    • Health and Medicine; Military and War; U.S. History
    • Text; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries
    •  Gould D. Molineaux Diaries (Augustana College)

    • Gould D. Molineaux (1835?-1883) served in Company E of the 8th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He fought the duration of the Civil War, including many important battles during the Vicksburg Campaign. This collection contains Molineaux’s diaries...
    • Illinois and Regional History; Military and War; U.S. History
    • Images; Images--Photographs; Text; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries
    • John M. Lamb Research Papers (Lewis University)

    • The John Lamb Papers, created originally by historian John Lamb, is a part of the Howard and Lois Adelmann Regional History Collection. Lamb is a prominent figure involved in the late twentieth century preservation efforts of the Illinois and...
    • Illinois and Regional History
    • Text; Text--Finding aids and inventories; Text--General
    • Lockport, Illinois Slides, 1966-1995 (Lewis University)

    • John Lamb, Professor Emeritus and founding director of the ARHC, took the slides which include the houses of prominent Lockport figures such as William O'Connell, Bruce Cheadle, and Patrick Fitzpatrick; as well as many local Lockport businesses. A...
    • Art and Architecture; Illinois and Regional History
    • Images; Images--Photographs
    • Monee Township Historical Documents (Governors State University)

    • A selection of Monee Township records have been faithfully preserved for many years in a safe located in the Township offices. This project is designed to preserve these records in digital format, and to make them available, through the Governors...
    • Business and Economics; Illinois and Regional History; Maps and Geography; U.S. History
    • Images; Images--General; Maps; Text; Text--Books/Monographs
    • Sanborn Maps of Illinois, 1867-1970 (CARLI)

    • Sanborn maps were originally created to help fire insurance companies determine the risks associated with insuring properties. Because these maps were created over a century, they are useful in charting the development of cities and towns over many...
    • Maps and Geography; U.S. History; Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--Technical drawings; Maps
    • Shurtleff Pioneer Student Newspaper (Southern Illinois University Edwardsville)

    • The Shurtleff Pioneer is the student newspaper of Shurtleff College. This digital collection reflects the Library’s physical holdings of the Pioneer and is comprised of many but not all published issues from the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s.
    • Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Images; Images--Photographs; Text; Text--Student publications
    • Swedish-American Historical Book Collection (North Park University)

    • The purpose of the Swedish-American Historical Book Collection is to bring to an online user out-of-print books on the history and meaning of the Swedish presence in North America. Included are histories, biographies, memoirs, and reference works...
    • Biography; Ethnology and Anthropology; Genealogy; Literature; Maps and Geography; Non-U.S. History; Sociology; U.S. History
    • Text; Text--Books/Monographs; Text--General
    • The Grace Ward 19th Century Photograph Collection (Knox College)

    • Grace Rankin Ward (1844-1922) served overseas as a missionary and teacher to women and children. She taught school and worked in zenanas in India from 1870 to 1898 and returned with a collection of a few hundred albumen photographs. These...
    • Art and Architecture; Ethnology and Anthropology; Non-U.S. History; Travel and Leisure
    • Images; Images--General; Images--Photographs
    • World War II Correspondence (Illinois Wesleyan University)

    • A collection of letters written by former IWU faculty member Fred ""Bud"" Brian to members of his family during his time in the Army Air Corps: 1943-1945. Many of these letters contain drawings and some have photographs and telegrams associated...
    • Military and War
    • Text; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries

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