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    • Century of Progress World's Fair, 1933-1934 (University of Illinois at Chicago)

    • A Century of Progress International Exposition was the world's fair held in Chicago during the summers of 1933 and 1934 to commemorate the incorporation of the city in 1833. Presented here are publicity and other documentary photographs from the...
    • Art and Architecture; Ethnology and Anthropology; Illinois and Regional History; Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--Photographs
    • Daily Life Along the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad (Newberry Library)

    • To celebrate its 1955 centennial, the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad set out to document its impact in a pictorial social history. This collection contains a selection of photographs taken by Esther Bubley and Russell Lee focusing on...
    • Illinois and Regional History; Technology and Industry; Travel and Leisure
    • Images; Images--Photographs
    • Doc Horrell Photo Collection (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)

    • The Special Collections Research Center in Morris Library holds the entire collection of photographs made by Southern Illinois photographer C. William "Doc" Horrell documenting the region's coal mines and those who worked in them.
    • Illinois and Regional History; Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--Photographs
    • John Ericsson Papers (Augustana College)

    • John Ericsson was a Swedish-American inventor and mechanical engineer. He is perhaps best known for designing the Civil War ship, U.S.S. Monitor. The John Ericsson papers, 1853-1879, contains letters written by Ericsson, a carte de visite, and an...
    • Technology and Industry; U.S. History
    • Text
    • Litchfield, IL Photograph Collection (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)

    • The Litchfield, Illinois Photograph Collection documents everyday life in Litchfield, Illinois, a small Midwestern town, circa 1901-1921. The photographs depict street scenes, businesses and manufacturing, churches, families, theatrical...
    • Business and Economics; Illinois and Regional History; Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--Photographs
    • Local History Resources (University of Illinois at Springfield)

    • This collection features selected resources relating to the history of Springfield and central Illinois drawn from Archives/Special Collections in Norris L Brookens Library at the University of Illinois at Springfield.
    • Illinois and Regional History; Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--Photographs; Text; Text--Books/Monographs; Text--Finding aids and inventories; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries
    • Manuscripts and Special Collections (University of Illinois at Springfield)

    • This collection features selected manuscript, printed material, and archival collections drawn from Archives/Special Collections in Norris L Brookens Library at the University of Illinois at Springfield.
    • Business and Economics; Literature; Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--General; Images--Photographs; Text; Text--Books/Monographs; Text--Finding aids and inventories; Text--General
    • Pullman Digital Collection (Newberry Library)

    • This digital selection includes images of 1,299 Pullman car drawings, ca. 1870-1969, with the bulk of the drawings created for heavyweight and lightweight cars, ca. 1906-1969.
    • Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--Technical drawings
    • Railroads in the Midwest, Early Documents and Images (Knox College)

    • This collection describes in documents and photographs the development of the nation's railroads in from the mid-nineteenth century up through the early twentieth century.
    • Business and Economics; U.S. History; Illinois and Regional History; Technology and Industry; Travel and Leisure
    • Images; Images--General; Images--Photographs; Maps; Text; Text--Books/Monographs; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries
    • 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
    • The Image of Research (University of Illinois at Chicago)

    • The Image of Research collection draws on entries to an annual interdisciplinary competition, sponsored by the UIC Graduate College and the University Library. Students are invited to submit an image with aesthetic appeal that the student created...
    • Education; Technology and Industry
    • Images; Images--General

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