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131 - Illinois Garage 900 Blk Main
131 - Illinois Garage 900 Blk Main
Title131 - Illinois Garage 900 Blk Main
Automobile service stations
Automobile equipment & supplies stores
Mechanics (Persons)
Signs (Notices)
Street lights
Clothing & dress
DescriptionBrick and cement garage with an automobile parked in the entrance and five men standing in a row. Two of the men are wearing suits and hats, and the others have greasy work clothes on. The roof is peaked and a sign that reads: "Batteries Charged & Rebuilt Expert Service On Lighting & Starting Systems" is centered over the door near the roof. The display window on the right shows tires and has "The Illinois Garage Co., " and "White Trucks and Passenger Cars Storage Inspection Service" painted on the window. A street lamp is on the sidewalk covering up part of the lettering on the left display window.
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1920
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #13 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 #13
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