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119 - down Perry from Main
119 - down Perry from Main
Title119 - down Perry from Main
SubjectAdvertisements
Buildings
Billboards
Automobiles
Automobile service stations
Automobile equipment & supplies stores
Street railroad tracks
Street lights
Sidewalks
Tires
Window displays
Utility poles
Stores & shops
Snow
Gasoline pumps
Dogs
Houses
Trees
Signs (Notices)
DescriptionImage of a snow covered street with an auto-supply/service shop on the corner. On the shop's walls are painted: "United States Tire Co. Service Branch, " "Nobby Treads Stop Skidding, " and "United States Tire Company Reliable Tire Repair Co." The display window of this shop shows tires. A billboard advertisement that reads: "Undisputed Record For Endurance Power of Silence Moline Knight J-E Whitten Representative 904 Main St. Phones 4422" stands on the roof of the shop. Next door is a shop with a sign for "The Stuart Motor Co. Lewis VI Oakland." The street that runs in front of the shop has street car tracks and a car is parked at the curb next to a street lamp and utility poles. Looking down the street, past the shop, houses and bare trees are visible. On the sidewalk for that side of the building are two gas pumps and a dog. A vehicle that looks like it could be carrying a gas tank is parked on the street.
CreatorUnknown
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1915
TypeImage
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #12 in the Peoria Historical Society Image Collection, Bradley University Library, Special Collections Center
LanguageEnglish
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, frey@bradley.edu.
CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
IdentifierBox #12
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