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80 - Standard Oil Station (2)
80 - Standard Oil Station (2)
Title80 - Standard Oil Station (2)
SubjectAutomobile service stations
Bricks
Tiles
Roofs
Awnings
Signs (Notices)
Steeples
Courthouses
Flags
Billboards
Advertisements
Men
Urns
Plant containers
Plants
DescriptionStandard Oil Co station located at the NE corner of Monroe & Fulton in Peoria, IL. The building is brick with a tile roof, striped retractable awning, and a light up "Standard Oil Co Gasoline" sign. A church steeple and the old courthouse flying an American flag are in the background. A flag is on top of the gas station too. A sign for the Lehmann Building is visible in the background. The building on the left has painted advertisements for Peoria Plumbing Co. and Home Bank. A billboard advertises "More Miles Per Gallon Red Crown Gasoline/ Polaring Friction Reducing Motor Oil, " and the sign below says: "J.P Goebel Co." Other signs advertise this brand of gasoline. Large urns with plants are placed around the station property.
CreatorUnknown
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1915
TypeImage
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #10 in the Peoria Historical Society Image Collection, Bradley University Library, Special Collections Center
LanguageEnglish
RightsThis resource is provided for educational purposes only. Media is owned by the Peoria Historical Society or other persons/entities; images may not be downloaded, reproduced, or distributed in any format without written permission. Any attempt to download, copy in any manner, and/or circumvent the access controls placed on these files is a violation of United States and international copyright laws and is subject to criminal prosecution. For more information, contact the Special Collections Center of the Bradley University Library: (309) 677-2822, or, frey@bradley.edu.
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
IdentifierBox #10
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