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American Chain Company Truck in front of 707-711 Main St.
American Chain Company Truck in front of 707-711 Main St.
TitleAmerican Chain Company Truck in front of 707-711 Main St.
SubjectTrucks
Automobile equipment & supplies stores
Automobile equipment & supplies
Storefronts
Stores & shops
Tires
Tire industry
Chains
Advertisements
Advertising
Windows
Window displays
Awnings
Doors & doorways
Signs (Notices)
DescriptionTruck from the American Chain Company parked in front of a Good Year Tire shop, Bartel & Simon, and United States Tire Co. in the 707-711 block of Main St. The truck has advertisements for Weed Tire Chains of the American Chain Company. "Chain Your Car To Safety" is painted on the truck near a fake tire and tire chains attached to the side of the truck. The building behind the truck has windows with awnings on the second floor, and first floor display windows. Tires are in the display window, and the window for United States Tire Co. has "Royal Cord" painted on it. On the far right is a door for 711 that reads: "Murphy's Private Dancing Academy, Next Door."
CreatorUnknown
PublisherBradley University Library
TypeImage
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #30 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 attempts 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 #30
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