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Kresge Store Opening (2)
Kresge Store Opening (2)
TitleKresge Store Opening (2)
SubjectCity & town life
Stores & shops
Department stores
Dental offices
Insurance companies
Bicycles & tricycles
Street railroad tracks
Street lights
DescriptionBack of image reads: "Kresge Store Opening - 100 Block S. Adams - Store opened about 1915-1916." Image shows the opening day of the S.S. Kresge Co. Store on the 100 Block of S. Adams St. in Peoria, Illinois with several pedestrians, a bicycle, trolley car tracks, a streetlight, and a parked truck with "Ideal Laundry" on its side. Also pictured are the Fred J. Bahni Co., the New System Dental Co., and the Roswell Bills & Co. Insurance storefronts.
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1916
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #9 in the Peoria Historical Society Image Collection, Bradley University Library, Special Collections Center
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,
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
IdentifierBox #9
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