Skip to main content

Illinois Digital Archives

Add or remove other collections to your search:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: neighbor
(1491 results)



Display: 20

    • 919 Cedar

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Garages; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: garage, hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1913; primary block: panel face 8" x 16", glass bits finish; first owner: Charles Winchester;...
    • Business and Industry: G - O

    • Business enterprises--Illinois; Business enterprises--Illinois--St. Charles history; Saint Charles (Ill.)--History
    • Photocopies of newspaper articles compiled by St. Charles Public Library staff. Organized alphabetically by business name. Dates currently referenced: 1878-1991. Commentary and notes by Library staff
    • Business and Industry: P - Z

    • Business enterprises--Illinois; Business enterprises--Illinois--St. Charles history; Saint Charles (Ill.)--History
    • Photocopies of newspaper articles compiled by St. Charles Public Library staff. Organized alphabetically by business name. Dates currently referenced: 1878-1991. Commentary and notes by Library staff included.
    • S. H. Churchill & Company

    • Churches;
    • S. H. Churchill & Company, - Back of Card: - Dear Neighbor: - Buy early for fall! - *All wool - *Intriguing patterns - *Smooth Fitting - *Ken Styling - All these and Solid Service & Satisfaction - too, await you... So have your Fall suit "really...
    • Watch Word October 1923

    • Clock and watch makers -- Illinois -- Elgin; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Elgin National Watch Co.;
    • The October 1923 issue of the Watch Word, a magazine for and about the employees of the National Watch Company in Elgin, Illinois.
    • Mitchell

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Mitchell; Style: English cottage, 1.5 story; Address: 1033 Augusta, Elgin; First owner: Benedict, Harold & Hannah; Documentation: Neighbor who lived next door when it was built said it is a Sears house. Same front door as other Mitchell...
    • Crescent

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Crescent; Style: Side gable, pillared porch, 1.5 story; Address: 1050 Bellevue, Elgin; First owner: Warren, Charles H.; Documentation: Part # basement, Sears mentioned in title search. Mrs. Young, who lived there in the 1940s, told a...
    • Starlight

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Starlight; Style: hipped, front dormer, 1 story; Address: 774 Buckeye, Elgin; First owner: Andreson, Arthur & Hattie; Documenationa: Neighbor reports it is a Sears house; former owner found a paper from Sears on the back of a baseboard; 1st...
    • Solace

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Solace; Style: hipped side gable, 1.5 story; Address: 7 S. Dubois, Elgin; First owner: Brockner, Roscoe N. & Lulu; Documentation: Neighbor reports this Sears kit was built by Roscoe Brockner. Exterior detail matches catalog photo; 1st City...
    • Crescent

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Crescent; Style: side gable, pillared porch, 1.5 story; Address: 838 Duncan, Elgin; First owner: Meuser, Henry J. & Hulda; Documentation: Granddaughter of builder reports it is a Sears house, as does neighbor next door; Historical notes:...
    • Hamilton

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Hamilton; Style: hipped, front dormer, 1.5 story; Address: 652 Grand, Elgin; First owner: Wahlster, Albert & Leona T.; Documentation: Owners neighbor says it is a Sears home. Exterior details match catalog photo. 1st City Directory listing:...
    • Rodessa

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Rodessa; Style: hipped side gable, 1 story; Address: 381 Hamilton, Elgin; First owner: Beyer, Norman & Marie; Documentation: Owner was told by a neighbor and by her boss that hers is a Sears house. Exterior detail matches catalog photo. 1st...
    • Hampton

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Hampton; Style: front gable, 1 story; Address: 665 Luda, Elgin; First owner: Aurand, George W. & Ella; Documentation: Neighbor says it is a Sears house. Exterior details match catalog description. 1st City Directory listing: 1927.
    • Sheridan

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Sheridan; Style: side gable, 1 dormer, 1.5 story; Address: 107 S. Melrose, Elgin; First owner: Koehnke, Charles & Nev; Documentation: part numbers in attic, basement. Neighbor at 57 Clifton played with Koehnke son, says it is a Sears house....
    • Somers

    • Dwellings;
    • Model: Somers; Style: front gable, bay, 1 story; Address: 639 Oakland, Elgin; First owner: Baughmann, Lewis W. & Hattie; Documentation: part numbers seen 7/12/00 on basement stairs and joist. Unique Sears door and window hardware. Neighbor says it...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK