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    • 8000 Block of Lincoln Avenue Photograph, 1987

    • Antiques; Automobiles; Business enterprises; Stores, Retail;
    • Photograph of the 8000 Block of Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois. Shown: east side of Lincoln Avenue; 8023 and 8025 Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois in February of 1987. The buildings were razed in 1987. Stores shown (left to right): Clock...
    • Bronx Avenue North from Dempster Street Photograph, 1926

    • Apartments; Automobiles; Business enterprises; Hotels, taverns, etc.; Municipal services; Road construction;
    • Photograph of Bronx Avenue north from Dempster Street in Niles Center, Illinois in 1926. Shown (left to right): Bronx Building housing the Bronx Inn; Real Estate Office of M.J. Faherty (background left behind automobile); unidentified men working...
    • Skokie Boulevard, Lincoln Avenue, and Howard Street Photograph, 1948

    • Automobile parking; Automobiles; Business enterprises; Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc.; Service stations; Streets;
    • Photograph of the Skokie Boulevard, Lincoln Avenue and Howard Street intersection looking north on Skokie Boulevard in Skokie, Illinois on November 17, 1948. Shown: gas station at 7558 Lincoln Avenue (left); Elliotts Pine Log Restaurant parking lot...
    • 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...
    • Oakton Street from Niles Avenue Photograph, circa 1975

    • Automobiles; Banks; Business enterprises; Churches -- Illinois; Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc.; Stores, Retail; Streets;
    • Photograph of the 5000 block of Oakton Street as seen from Niles Avenue looking northwest to Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois circa 1975. Shown (left to right): St. Peters United Church (formerly St. Peters Evangelical Lutheran Church); Desiree...
    • Oakton Street Just West of Lincoln Avenue Photograph, September 1988

    • Automobiles; Banks; Business enterprises; City halls; Municipal buildings; Streets; Traffic signs and signals;
    • Photograph of Oakton Street just west of Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois in September 1988. Shown: automobiles stopped at the intersection in front of Skokie Federal Savings. The spire of Village Hall can be seen behind the bank. This photograph...
    • 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...
    • Warren Street East of Lincoln Avenue Photograph, 1987

    • Automobiles; Banks; Business enterprises; Office buildings; Streets;
    • Photograph of Warren Street east of Lincoln Avenue in Skokie, Illinois in 1987. The tall office building in the background right is the First National Bank of Skokie building located at 8001 Lincoln Avenue. This photograph is part of the collection...
    • 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...
    • Oakton Street and Kenton Avenue Photograph, 1960s

    • Automobiles; Drugstores; Stores, Retail; Streets;
    • Photograph of Oakton Street just west of Kenton Avenue in Skokie, Illinois in the mid 1960s. Shown: automobiles traveling on Oakton Street. Gordon Drugs drugstore is in background at left. This photograph is part of the collection of the Skokie...
    • Welcome to Niles Center Arch Photograph, circa 1900

    • Automobiles; Railroads; Railroads -- Stations; Signs and signboards;
    • Photograph of the "Welcome to Niles Center" street sign arch on Dempster Street, facing east to Bronx Avenue in Niles Center, Illinois circa 1900. Shown: automobile parked in front of the Dempster Street Terminal Station for the North Shore Line...
    • Lincoln Avenue (Main Street) From Warren Street Postcard, 1910

    • Business enterprises; Carriages and carts; Fires; Horses; Hotels, taverns, etc.; Postcards; Streets;
    • Postcard showing Lincoln Avenue (Main Street) as seen from Warren Street in Niles Center, Illinois in 1910. The buildings shown were later lost in the fire of September 6, 1910. Shown (right side of street): Mike Schmitz Tavern and three Lubbers...
    • Market Days in Niles Center Photograph, late 1800s

    • Business enterprises; Carriages and carts; Horses; Hotels, taverns, etc.; Streets;
    • Photograph of Niles Center Market Days in the late 1800s. Shown: west side of Lincoln Avenue north of Oakton Street; Blameuser Building on the far left. Merchants and farmers gathered on the first Tuesday and third Thursday every month at this...

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