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101 - Bourdereaux Bld. 629 Main
101 - Bourdereaux Bld. 629 Main
Title101 - Bourdereaux Bld. 629 Main
SubjectSigns (Notices)
Stores & shops
Street lights
Street railroad tracks
Window displays
Automobile equipment & supplies stores
Architectural decorations & ornaments
Utility poles
DescriptionStreet scene of store fronts (some with decorative facades), sidewalk with street lamps and telegraph poles, automobiles driving down a brick road, and streetcar tracks in the road. The shop buildings have signs and advertisements except for the church down the street on the left side of the picture. The shop on the corner has a billboard advertisement on the top with a picture of a car. It reads: "Undisputed Record For Endurance Power and Silence. Moline Knight J-E Whitten Representative 904 Main St. Phones 4422." Other signs painted on the building include: "United States Tire Co., Service Branch, Nobby Treads Stop Skidding." The building in the middle with the most ornate facade has "Bourdereaux's" painted on the side and at the top of the facade.
PublisherBradley University Library
Dateca. 1915
FormatGlass Negative
SourceGlass plate negative from Box #11 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 #11
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