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Ela Area Historical Society Photograph Collection

   
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  1. A. W. Meyer Department Store
    3 South Old Rand Road. A. W. Meyer Department Store. Looking south along South Old Rand Road toward E.J.& E. Railroad tracks.

  2. Aerial View - Downtown Lake Zurich
    Aerial view of downtown Lake Zurich with view of south shore.

  3. Aerial View - Downtown Lake Zurich
    Aerial view of downtown Lake Zurich including intersection of Old Rand Rd. and 22 (Main St.) in lower left corner.

  4. Art Andersons General Store, Lake Zurich
    Art Andersons General Store, 2 West Main Street, Lake Zurich. Louis Geary, unknown, Marge Sutfin, Art Anderson.

  5. Breezewald Park
    Breezewald Park on North Old Rand Road in Lake Zurich was a place to swim, boat, or have a picnic. The Village of Lake Zurich purchased it for a public village park.

  6. Buhr (William) Farm
    William Buhr Farm, East Main Street, Lake Zurich.

  7. Buhr (William) Farm
    William Buhr Farm, East Main Street, Lake Zurich.

  8. Buhr, William and Ed Sandman
    William Buhr and Ed Sandman are ready for the harvest in 1930.

  9. East Main Street (Rt 22) before Lake Zurich Seawall
    East Main Street (Route 22) Before Lake Zurich Seawall.

  10. East Main Street, Lake Zurich

  11. Ela Township High School
    Ela Township High School.

  12. Ela, George - tombstone
    Tombstone of George Ela in Evergreen Cemetery, Barrington, Illinois.

  13. Elm House - Boarding House
    The Elms boarding house on North Old Rand Road.It was owned and run by Eliza and Edward Gainer.

  14. Elm House Landing, Lake Zurich
    Elm House Landing, Lake Zurich.

  15. Ernst (Carl) Department Store
    3 South Old Rand Road.The Carl Ernst Department Store. Other business at that site included the A. W. Meyer Department store, the A & P grocery store, the IGA grocery store, Keers Hardware, Casper Hardware, Pool and Patio store, Off Beat Music Store (1999).

  16. Ernst (Carl) Store & Finks General Store
    The Carl Ernst Store on the left of Main Street; J.D. Finks General Store is the cement block building across the street.

  17. Ernst Store - backyard
    Backyard of Ernst Store 46 West Main St. L to r, front row, Walter Nickolson, Carl Tonne. L to r, back row, George (Bud) Gieske, Ira (John) Ernst, George Hutchenson, Mark Shallenkamer, Norris Froelich.

  18. Ernst, Irene - in front of Ernst Grocery Store
    Irene Ernst and Buster (dog)in front of Ernst Grocery Store and Bakery at 46 West Main St., Lake Zurich.

  19. Farman Hotel
    Farman Hotel, 66 West Main St.,Lake Zurich. Originally the home of the Herman Helfer family. Later it was the Ocean Ranch Restaurant and the American Smokehouse Bar B Que Restaurant (2000).

  20. Ficke (Albert) Residence
    A View of Fickes Residence, West Main Street, Lake Zurich.

  21. Ficke, Albert home
    Lake Zurich Hotel.

  22. Fish caught in Lake Zurich
    Fish caught in lake Zurich.

  23. Fitzgeralds Open Dance Floor
    Fitgeralds Open Dance Floor, Lake Zurich.

  24. Fox Home on Maple Street
    Fox Home on Maple Street. Lake Zurich.

  25. Frizzels at Butlers Hotel
    Frizzels at Butlers Hotel. Lake Zurich.

  26. Harvesting Soybeans
    Harvesting soybeans.

  27. Helfer (Herman) Home, Lake Zurich
    Herman Helfers home (46 West Main St), Lake Zurich.

  28. Home of Fred Gross in 1913
    Home of Fred Gross in 1913.

  29. Horses Pulled Buggies and Sleighs
    Horses pulled the buggies and sleighs to the Lake Zurich Resort run by William C. Bicknase, and Hy Brandings saloon on Main Street.

  30. House, Lake Zurich
    House, Lake Zurich.

  31. Intersection of South Old Rand Road and Main Street
    Looking north from South Old Rand road -Paine Street- to the intersection with main Street -Rt. 22-.

  32. Knickerbocker Ice Company
    The Knickerbocker Ice Companys rig to haul harvested ice from the lake.

  33. Kropp Farm House
    The Kropp farm house with Henry, Rose, Lydia, Sophia and Della.

  34. Lake Zurich
    Lake Zurich.

  35. Lake Zurich Athletic Club Baseball Team
    Row 1, L-R: Richard Eichmann, Russ Blankenburg, Ed Mavis and Wallie Parker, a big league ringer from Chicago. Row 2: Phill Shaeffer, Albert Prehm, Charles Meyer, Emmet Branding, Ed Branding. The team blanked arch rival Wauconda in the championship game.

  36. Lake Zurich Athletic Club Baseball Team
    Row 1, L-R: Jake Weber, Alvin Knigge (bat boy), Lou Bussone (Manager). Row 2: August Baade, William Hapke, Eugene Elliot, W. Meyer, Ken Buesching. Row 3: Warren Nehmer, Ray Bussa, Don Weber, Bob Weber, Dale Blau, Don Knigge, Irvin Hapke.

  37. Lake Zurich Fire Department
    Lake Zurich Fire Department.

  38. Lake Zurich Grade School
    Lake Zurich Grade School on Oak Street in 1923.Front row, l-r: Erma Wewitzer, Lois Weaver, Maybelle Kohl, teaher Miss Caruthers, Marge Frank, Irene Ernst -Butt, Landsinger-, Esther Plagge, Charlette Weaver -Jahnke-, Virginia Sigwald.Row 2, l-r: Walter

  39. Lake Zurich Grade School
    Lake Zurich Grade School on Oak Street about 1920.The children are dressed for a celebration of George Washingtons birthday.Left-right: Billy Barbee, Helen Frank, Carl Tonne, Lois Marian Weaver, unknown, Maybelle Kohl, Larry Frank, unknown.

  40. Lake Zurich House Hotel
    Lake Zurich House Hotel.

  41. Lake Zurich Meat Market
    Lake Zurich Meat Market. Mabel and Rose Young. August and Mrs. Frolick. August Prehm.

  42. Lake Zurich Police Station
    The second Village Hall, presently the Police Station, after remodeling. West Main Street, Lake Zurich.

  43. Lake Zurich Seawall
    Lake Zurich Seawall.

  44. Lake Zurich Shoreline
    Lake Zurich Shoreline.

  45. Lake Zurich Village Hall
    Lake Zurich Village Hall, West Main Street.

  46. Lake Zurich Water Tower
    The water tower on West Main Street, Lake Zurich, built by the Works Progress Administration was long the symbol of Lake Zurich.

  47. Lake Zurich, the lake
    Lake Zurich.

  48. Lake Zurich, the lake
    Lake Zurich, whimsical view.

  49. Lake Zurich, the lake - curve on North Old Rand Road
    The Curve on North Old Rand Road, Lake Zurich.

  50. Lake Zurich, the lake - Ice Fishing
    Ice Fishing on Lake Zurich.

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