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189 - Block & Kuhl Co., 124 S.W. Adams
189 - Block & Kuhl Co., 124 S.W. Adams
Title189 - Block & Kuhl Co., 124 S.W. Adams
Department stores
Window displays
Clocks & watches
Signs (Notices)
City & town life
Fire escapes
Stores & shops
DescriptionImage of Block & Kuhl Co. department store, taken from across Adams St. The first couple stories have display windows that cover the entire front wall, and the windows on the upper floors are large too. A clock is suspended from the corner of the building. A large light up sign for Block & Kuhl is on the roof. The display windows have awnings and advertisements for shoes, hats, and clothes. Fire escapes go down one side of the building and the front. Some people are grouped in front of one window, and other pedestrians are walking on the other sidewalks. A row of automobiles is parked in the foreground, and other shops are around the department store.
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1920
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #16 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 #16
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