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    • Alfs Hall Grand Dance Admission Ticket, 1927

    • Advertising; Clubs; Dance parties; Social participation;
    • Admission ticket to the Grand Dance sponsored by the Oakton Sunshine Club at Alfs Hall in Niles Center, Illinois on Saturday, February 6, 1926. Shown here are both sides of the ticket, side by side. The front of the card (left) shows the name of...
    • Ludwig Luebbers Blacksmith Advertisement Card, 1890s

    • Advertising; Blacksmith shops; Business enterprises; Carriages and carts; Horses;
    • An advertisement card for Ludwig Luebbers, Blacksmith in Niles Center, Illinois in the 1890s. Card reads: "Ludwig Luebbers, Horse Shoes, Blacksmithing, And Wagon Making. Niles Centre, - Cook County, Ill. Wagons, Buggies, Express, Lumber, One-Horse...
    • The 19th Tee Business Card, circa 1915

    • Advertising; Business enterprises; Hotels, taverns, etc.;
    • Business card for the tavern owned by Peter Hohs and his son Bernard located on Kenton Street at Gross Point Road in the neighborhood of Sharp Corner in Niles Center, Illinois, circa 1915. The card reads: "Phone Morton Grove 26. The 19th Tee. Peter...
    • M. H. Schmitz Business Card, early 1900s

    • Advertising; Bowling; Business enterprises; Recreation; Sports;
    • Business card from M.H. Schmitz, from the early 1900s. The card Reads: "M. H. Schmitz, Fine Wines, Liquors and Cigars. Regulation Bowling Alleys. Telephone 224. Market days 1st Tuesday and 3rd Thursday of each Month. Niles Centre, ILL." This...
    • Hackers Vegetable Stand Business Card, 1965

    • Advertising; Business enterprises; Farm produce; Farms; Truck farming;
    • Business card of the Hacker Greenhouse and Vegetable Stand in Niles Center, Illinois in 1965. The card reads: "Skokie 840. R.C. Hacker & Sons. Bedding and Vegetable Plants. Niles Center Road And Touhy Avenue. Skokie, Illinois." This business card...
    • Niles Center Garage Business Card, before 1940

    • Advertising; Automobiles; Business enterprises;
    • Business card of the Niles Center Garage in Niles Center, Illinois, before 1940. The card reads: "Niles Center Garage. Automobile Repairing & Store Agent For Maxwell Cars." This business card is Part of the collection of the Skokie Historical...
    • Old Orchard Shopping Center Color Postcard, 1967

    • Business enterprises; Fountains; Postcards; Shopping centers -- Illinois; Stores, Retail;
    • Color postcard depicting the Old Orchard Shopping Center in Skokie, Illinois from 1967. View is looking north from Montgomery Wards across the fountain towards Marshall Field & Co. This postcard is part of the collection of the Skokie Historical...
    • Ludwig Luebbers Blacksmith Invoice, 1890

    • Blacksmith shops; Business enterprises; Carriages and carts; Horses; Invoices;
    • Invoice written to an H. Kass from Ludwig Luebbers Blacksmith, dated 1890. Invoice reads: "Ludwig Luebbers, Practical Horse Shoer and Wagon Maker. All Kinds of Repairing Promptly Attended To." It is illustrated with a drawing of a horse. This...
    • Blameuser Bros. Florist Invoice, 1895

    • Business enterprises; Florists -- Illinois; Invoices; Truck farming;
    • Invoice written to Maggie Luebbers from Blameuser Brothers Florists, dated June 2, 1895. The invoice gives the address of the Blameuser Brothers greenhouses as 745 Wells Street and 8 Lincoln Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois. This invoice is part of...
    • Franz Menning, Carpenter Invoice, 1907

    • Business enterprises; Invoices;
    • Invoice written to Mrs. Connolly signed by Franz Menning in Niles Center, Illinois, dated September 17, 1907. The invoice reads: "To Franz Menning, Dr.; Carpenter. Jobbing promptly attended to. Estimates furnished." This invoice is part of the...
    • Hermann L. Wendt, Sign Painter Invoice, 1899

    • Business enterprises; Invoices; Signs and signboards;
    • Invoice written to Mrs. L. Luebbers signed by Hermann L. Wendt House & Sign Painter located on Lincoln Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois, dated January 5, 1899. Invoice reads: "To Hermann L. Wendt, Dr.; House & Sign Painter. Glazing, Wall Coloring,...
    • Heinz & Loutsch Fresh & Salt Meats Invoice, 1897

    • Business enterprises; Invoices; Stores, Retail;
    • Invoice written to Mrs. Luebbers by Heinz & Loutsch Fresh & Salt Meats dated September 3, 1897 in Niles Center, Illinois. The invoice reads: "Niles Centre, Ills. [sic] September 3, 1897. Bought of Heinz and Loutsch, Dealers in all kinds of Fresh &...
    • Peter Blameuser General Merchandise Invoice, 1900

    • Business enterprises; Invoices; Stores, Retail;
    • Invoice written to Mrs. Luebbers signed by P Blameuser [sic] dated May 7, 1900. The Peter Blameuser Store was located at 8046 Lincoln Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois. The invoice reads: "Bought of Peter Blameuser, Dealer In General Merchandise....

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