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    • Illinois 50 Resurfacing in South Suburbs

    • Alsip; Cicero Avenue; Country Club Hills; IDOT; Illinois 50; Midlothian; Oak Forest; Oak Lawn; Resurfacing; South Suburbs
    • The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that resurfacing projects along two stretches of Illinois 50 (Cicero Avenue) through Oak Lawn, Alsip, Midlothian, Oak Forest and County Club Hills are scheduled to begin, weather permitting, on...
    • Old Orchard Events Newspaper.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Advertising; Shopping centers --...
    • This 1958 newspaper presented Old Orchard Shopping Center events and advertisements. Old Orchard Shopping Center opened on October 25, 1956. Events discussed in the articles included the 2nd Annual Sports Car Show and the expansion of Walgreens. ...
    • Advertisement for Street Lights used in College Hill Subdivision.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Advertising -- Real estate...
    • Image of one type of street light used in the College Hill Subdivsion. The street light is the Form 18 Novalux, Ornamental Lantern Unit, Granite Opalescent panels, type RK casing.
    • Architectural Rendering of the North Shore Channel.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Architecture; Architects; Bridges;...
    • Architectural Rendering of the North Shore Channel (As it could be developed and beautified North of Dempster Street.). Visualized by Eugene L. Swenson. View is of channel and surrounding neighborhood, looking East-Northeast toward Evanston and...
    • Church St. in College Hill Subdivision

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Automobiles; Offices; Roads;...
    • Church St. in College Hill Subdivision, looking at College Hill. The business office,cars, telephone lines and street lights visible.
    • Check from Swenson Brothers.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Banks and banking; Taxation;
    • Check from Swenson Brothers to Ferd C. Baumann [sic] , Village Collector, for taxes on College Hill properties. Check is for $46,430.84. It is a photograph of the check in photograph of Ernest E. Ellington and Fred L. Bauman. The check was signed...
    • Church St. with Sign for Swenson Brothers.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Contractors; Offices; Roads;...
    • View of Church St. with sign for Swenson Brothers, Community Developers, College Hill and Evanston Manor. Swenson Bros., 5531 N. Clark St., Sunnyside 6465. There are street lights and telephone lines visible.
    • Agreement and Grant with the Northwestern Gas, Light & Coke Company.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Contracts; Golf; Golf courses;...
    • Agreement and grant for the Northwestern Gas, Light, and Coke Company to service Golf Rd. from North Branch Rd. to the Glenview Golf Club Grounds for 40 years. The owners of land in that section were John D. Derves, D. G. Drake and George P....
    • Interior view of Ludwig Schmitts Carnation Greenhouse.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Greenhouses
    • Interior view of Ludwig Schmitts carnation greenhouse. Charles August Schmitt is at center picking carnations.
    • Blueprint Map of Krenn and Datos Devonshire Manor.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Maps; Blueprints; Construction;
    • This Krenn & Dato blueprint map is of the entire Devonshire Manor subdivision, which is bordered by Church St. on the North, Dempster St. on the South and Niles Center Road on the West, and at its furthest point Keeler Ave. on the East. There is...
    • Krenn & Dato Blueprint Map.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Maps; Blueprints; Construction;...
    • This map is of the proposed subdivision developments of Krenn and Dato. Each subdivision is identified with a number. The majority of the subdivisions are in Niles Center (Skokie), however some are in Chicago. Some of the Niles Center...
    • Blueprint Map of Krenn and Datos Devonshire Manor Annex.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Maps; Blueprints; Construction;...
    • This Krenn & Dato blueprint map of the Devonshire Manor Annex shows the area bordered by Simpson St. on the North, Lyons St. on the South, Kildare Ave. on the East and Kilbourne [sic] Ave. on the West. Other streets included in the area are...
    • Zoning Map of the Village of Skokie.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Maps; Construction; Local transit;...
    • This 1952 zoning map shows what can be developed in different areas of Skokie. The different categories are: single family, two family , multiple dwelling, commercial, business, light industry, heavy industry, and regional shopping district. ...
    • Map of Peter Dahms Addition to Niles Center.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Maps; Construction; Roads;...
    • This map is a survey of land owned by Peter Dahm and his wife, Wilhelmina Gertrude Dahm. The 23.99 acres were subdivided into lots by the surveyor, Fred Norlin. The triangular shaped area owned by the Dahms was bordered by the Chicago Northwest...
    • Letter from Kinney Advertising Service to Mr. Skidmore of Swenson Brothers.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Residences; Advertising -- Real...
    • Letter from Kinney Advertising Service to Mr. Skidmore of Swenson Brothers asking for historical information to be included in the six page history they are putting together. A list of questions about College Hill is included. Some of the questions...
    • Devonshire Manor Formerly Devonshire Golf Club: The Last Word in Subdivision Development Booklet.

    • Architecture -- Domestic; Dwellings -- Illinois -- Skokie; Housing -- Illinois -- Skokie; Skokie (Ill.) -- History; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Case studies; Suburbs -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History; Homes; Residences; Advertising -- Real...
    • This Krenn & Dato promotional booklet focuses on the Devonshire Manor subdivision. As seen on the map included in the booklet, Devonshire Manor was bound by Church St. to the West, Keeler Ave. to the North, Dempster St. to the East and Niles...

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