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126 - corner Main & Perry - Looking Down Main St
126 - corner Main & Perry - Looking Down Main St
Title126 - corner Main & Perry - Looking Down Main St
SubjectStores & shops
Automobile equipment & supplies stores
Clocks & watches
Gasoline pumps
Signs (Notices)
Street lights
Utility poles
DescriptionLooking down Main St., at the corner of Main and Perry. In the center of the image is a tire and auto supply shop on the corner. Two men are parked at the curb by the shop next to a gas pump. A clock is suspended from the corner of the shop over the sidewalk. "Nobby Treads Stop Skidding, " and "United States Tire Company" are painted on the side of the building facing the camera. A billboard with an advertisement for Moline Knight with a picture of a car is standing on the roof of the shop. Pedestrians are walking on the Main St. sidewalk. Automobiles and horses with buggies are on Main St. Other shops line the street and some signs read: "Rooms By Day or Week, " and "Furs." Street lamps, utility poles, and wires line the sidewalk.
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1915
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #12 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 #12
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