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Peoria, Illinois, looking south from the Lehmann Building.
Peoria, Illinois, looking south from the Lehmann Building.
TitlePeoria, Illinois, looking south from the Lehmann Building.
SubjectCityscapes
Rivers
Stores & shops
Commercial facilities
Smokestacks
Towers
DescriptionThe slide reads: "1980/38/57." The photograph shows an aerial view of downtown Peoria, Illinois taken from the Lehmann Building. The gray building toward the left of the picture is Bergner's (now Robert Morris University). Next to it is the Book Emporium. Two doors from the Book Emporium is a furniture store, Byerly Music Store, and Montgomery Wards (now ReMax). The white building is Peoria Dry Goods (now Illinois Mutual Insurance). The large office building in the right of the photograph is located adjacent to Fulton Plaza. The white building at the far left is Carson Pirie Scott and Co. The Illinois River is visible in several places beyond the commercial buildings as is a bridge spanning the river, and East Peoria, Illinois is visible in the distance.
PublisherBradley University Library
TypeImage
Format35mm Slide
SourcePHS slide collection
RightsThis resource is provided for educational purposes only. Copyright to these images is held 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, please call (309) 677-2823 or email frey@bradley.edu.
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection
IdentifierPHS-P0696
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