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    • Canton Restaurant Photograph, circa 1960

    • Advertising; Automobiles; Business enterprises; Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc.; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the Canton Restaurant, located at 8007 Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois, circa 1960. Shown: automobile parked in front of the restaurant; advertising on building for Coca-Cola. This photograph is part of the collection of the Skokie...
    • Canton Restaurant Photograph, circa 1960

    • Advertising; Automobiles; Business enterprises; Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc.; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the Canton Restaurant, located at 8007 Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois, circa 1960. Shown: automobiles parked in front of the restaurant; advertising on building for Coca-Cola. This photograph is part of the collection of the...
    • Womens Patriotic Service League Rally Photograph, 1918

    • Advertising; Automobiles; Clubs; Hotels, taverns, etc.; Parades; Signs and signboards; World War, 1914-1918;
    • Photograph of the Womens Patriotic Service League rally after World War I in Niles Center, Illinois on July 14, 1918. The rally was held on the southeast corner of Oakton Street and Lincoln Avenue. The Blameuser Building is shown in the...
    • Bronx Building Photograph, 1929

    • Apartments; Automobiles; Business enterprises; Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc.; Signs and signboards; Stores, Retail;
    • Photograph of the Bronx Building in Niles Center, Illinois in 1929. The building was located at 4940 Dempster Street, on the northwest corner of Dempster Street and Bronx Avenue. Shown: The Bronx Building housing a drug store (left) and the Bronx...
    • Bronx Building Photograph, 1926

    • Apartments; Business enterprises; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the Bronx Building located at 4940 Dempster Street, on the northwest corner of Dempster Street and Bronx Avenue, in Niles Center, Illinois in 1926. The Bronx Building was constructed in 1927 for $170,000 just before the Depression to...
    • Parking Lot between Duffys Tavern and Hahns Hardware Photograph, circa 1960

    • Automobile parking; Business enterprises; Hardware stores; Hotels, taverns, etc.; Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc.; Signs and signboards; Stores, Retail; Streets;
    • Photograph of the parking lot between Duffys Tavern, located at 8024 Lincoln Avenue, and Hahns Hardware Store, located at 8034 Lincoln Avenue, in Skokie, Illinois, circa 1960. This photograph is part of the collection of the Skokie Historical...
    • Duffys Restaurant and Tavern Photograph, circa 1960

    • Automobile parking; Business enterprises; Hotels, taverns, etc.; Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc.; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the Duffys Restaurant and Tavern building, located at 8024 Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois, circa 1960. The building was demolished in 1967 to make way for a parking lot. This photograph is part of the collection of the Skokie...
    • Oakton Street and Lincoln Avenue Intersection Photograph, 1946

    • Automobiles; Banks; Business enterprises; Drugstores; Service stations; Signs and signboards; Stores, Retail; Streets;
    • Photograph of Oakton Street looking west towards the Oakton Street and Lincoln Avenue intersection in Skokie, Illinois in 1946. Shown (left to right): Urbanis Sinclair Gas Station (7953 Lincoln); Walgreen Drug Store (7954 Lincoln); King Realtors...
    • 8000 Lincoln Avenue Commercial Building Photograph, circa 1930

    • Automobiles; Banks; Business enterprises; Drugstores; Signs and signboards; Stores, Retail;
    • Photograph of a commercial building on the northwest corner of Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street in Niles Center, Illinois, circa 1930. Building residents: drug store owned by Gerhart Monahan; office of Dr. Paul E. Allen, dentist; and the National...
    • First National Bank Of Skokie Building Photograph, 1984

    • Automobiles; Banks; Business enterprises; Fountains; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the west entrance of the First National Bank of Skokie on Lincoln Avenue and Oakton Street in Skokie, Illinois in 1984. Shown: the bank at night with the west entrance fountain lit. This building was constructed in the mid-1970s. The...
    • First National Bank Of Skokie Building Photograph, 1950s

    • Automobiles; Banks; Business enterprises; Grocery stores; Signs and signboards; Stores, Retail;
    • Photograph of the First National Bank of Skokie at 8001 Lincoln Avenue, at the intersection of Oakton Street in Skokie, Illinois in the 1950s. Awning next door reads: Center Grocery & Market. Note the automobile parked in front of the Center...
    • Fix-It Shop Building Photograph, 1930

    • Automobiles; Bicycles; Blacksmith shops; Business enterprises; Repairing; Signs and signboards; Stores, Retail;
    • Photograph of the Fix-It Shop on the north side of Oakton Street east of Lincoln Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois in 1930. An unidentified man is standing in the doorway and numerous bicycles are parked in front and on the side of the building....
    • Niles Center Recreation Rooms Photograph, circa 1920

    • Automobiles; Billiards; Bowling; Business enterprises; Games; Golf; Golf courses; Hotels, taverns, etc.; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the Niles Center Recreation Rooms located at 8146 Floral Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois circa 1920. Shown: front entrance of the Niles Center Recreation Rooms with an automobile parked in front on Floral Avenue. The Niles Center...
    • Niles Center Road at Skokie Boulevard Photograph, 1964

    • Automobiles; Business enterprises; Grocery stores; Service stations; Signs and signboards; Stores, Retail; Streets;
    • Photograph of the intersection of Niles Center Road Skokie Boulevard in Skokie, Illinois in 1964. Shown (clockwise): Fergus Ford sign with a car on pedestal (left); Sure Save Food Mart (right); Phillip 66 gas station (center, background); Gulf gas...
    • Dempster Street West from Bronx Avenue Photograph, 1926

    • Automobiles; Business enterprises; Railroads; Railroads -- Stations; Signs and signboards; Streets; Transportation;
    • Photograph of Dempster Street looking west from Bronx Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois in 1926. Shown (left to right): North Shore Line Dempster Street Terminal Station; sign reading: Welcome to Niles Center; Bronx Building; and Huntsman & Co Real...
    • Blameuser Motor Company Building Photograph, 1924

    • Automobiles; Business enterprises; Service stations; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the Blameuser Motor Company in Niles Center, Illinois in 1924. Note the gasoline pump to the right. The building was located at 8008 Lincoln Avenue. This photograph is part of the collection of the Skokie Historical Society.
    • Bradley and Haben Funeral Home Photograph, 1920s

    • Automobiles; Business enterprises; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the Bradley and Haben Funeral Home building located at 8036 Lincoln Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois in the 1920s. Shown: hearse parked in front of the funeral Home. Signs on the hearse read: "Private Ambulance" and "Haben." This...

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