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    • The Winston Tunnel at Rodden, Ill.

    • Railroad tunnels--United States--Illinois--History; Trains--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing the Winston Tunnel in Rodden, Ill. (near Galena, Ill. and Hanover, Ill.) A train is coming out of the tunnel. Snow covers the hill behind and walls just outside the tunnel. Two men stand on the hill....
    • Portrait of General John Corson Smith

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Freemasonry--United States--Illinois--History; Photographers--Illinois--History; Freemasonry--Egypt; Freemasonry--United Kingdom--England
    • Print, photographic, black and white, of General John Corson Smith. Smith is shown from the knees up in full masonic regalia, wearing gloves and holding a gavel, which rests on a table. Photo is a cabinet card, mounted on grey board. Printed below...
    • Park Avenue, Galena, Ill.

    • Streets--United States--Illinois--History; Architecture--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing Park Avenue in Galena, Ill. The street is tree-lined, with houses visible behind the sidwalks and the trees. Taken by C. R. Childs of Chicago, Ill. some time between 1900 and 1920. 9 cm x 14 cm.
    • Portrait of Edward D. Kittoe

    • Photographers--United States--Illinois--History; Physicians--United States--Illinois--History; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, portrait of Dr. Edward D. Kittoe, who was a surgeon during the American Civil War. He is shown from the chest up, wearing a suit coat. His hair is white, and he has a long beard. Photo is a cabinet card, mounted on...
    • Portrait of Mrs. Virginia Merten

    • Women--United States--Illinois--History; Photographers--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, portrait of Mrs. Virginia Merten, wife of B. F. Merten. She is shown full body, wearing a long-sleeved gown with black decorative piping. She wears white undersleeves and a white collar. Her hair is pulled back,...
    • Portrait of John Eugene Smith

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Photographers--Pennsylvania--History; Men--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, of General John Eugene Smith. Smith is shown from the waist up, wearing military dress, with mutton chops and white hair. Photo is a cabinet card, mounted on off-white board. Below photo is printed, "F. Gutenkunst...
    • Miss Gardener's Class

    • Youth--United States--Illinois--History; Teachers--United States--Illinois--History; School field trips--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing Miss Margaret Gardner's first grade class on a field trip near Hazel Green, Wis. The girl on the far left wears some sort of headdress, and the boy on the far right holds a small American flag. Miss Gardner...
    • Portrait of Anna Felt

    • Women--United States--Illinois--History; Photographers--United States--New York--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, portrait of Anna Felt. She is shown in full figure profile, wearing a bustled skirt and an overcoat. She holds a parasol over her shoulder and wears a hat with a feather. Behind her is a backdrop made to look like...
    • Portrait of Jennie (Wonderly) Duer

    • Women--Illinois--History; Women--Iowa--History; Photographers--Iowa--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned of Sarah (Wonderly) Duer, wife of General John O. Duer. She is shown from the chest up, wearing a dark dress and a dark scarf. Her hair is pulled back and she wears earrings. Photo is a cabinet card, mounted on pale...
    • Portrait of Frederick Chetlain

    • Photographers--Iowa--History; Men--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, of Frederick Chetlain. He shown from the chest up wearing a suit with patterened vest and tie. He has a beard and hair combed back. Handwritten in pencil on the front of photo is, "Frederick Chetlain." Photo is a...
    • Jo Daviess County Courthouse, Galena, Ill.

    • County courthouses--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, postcard, black and white, showing the Jo Daviess County Courthouse in Galena, Ill. The building has awnings over windows, trees in front, and a flag flying from the top of building. Written in black ink below image is "GALENA, ILL. COURT...
    • Portrait of Allie Fowler

    • Women--History--Illinois; Photographers--Illinois--History
    • Print, photograhpic, sepia-toned, of Allie Fowler, shown from the waist up. She wears a ruffled blouse with high lace collar, brooch and earrings and hair pulled back. Photo is carte de visite sized and mounted on off-white board. Reverse reads,...
    • Old Jo Daviess County Jail

    • Jails--United States-Illinois--History; Architecture--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing the Jo Daviess County jail building on Meeker Street. Taken circa 1920. 9 cm x 9 cm.
    • The Big Snow

    • Historic Buildings--Illinois--Galena; Galena (IL)--Photographs; Blizzards--Illinois--Galena; Churches--Illinois--Galena--Methodist
    • Print, photographic, black and white, of snowfall on Bench Street in Galena near United Methodist Church and "Menegas Building." Depicts woman shoveling snow on sidewalk next to snow-covered car. She is pointing to her left. Taken Sunday, March 15,...
    • Portrait of Anna Felt and another woman

    • Women--United States--Illinois--History
    • Tintype, portrait of Anna Felt (farthest to the right) with another woman and a man. Felt and the other woman are seated Felt wears a long-sleeved gown with a decorative white collar and a hat. The other ladies wear long-sleeved bustle dresses and...
    • Nicholas Dowling House on Tour of Historic Homes

    • Architecture--Illinois--Galena; Special Events--Illinois--Galena
    • Print, photographic, black and white, of people, some in costume, outside the Nicholas Dowling house on Bench Street in Galena during the annual Tour of Historic Homes. Originally built by Nicholas Dowling, this house was the home of Abby Delight,...
    • Galena River flood of 1995 on Main Street

    • Floods--Illinois--History; Disasters--Illinois--History; Rivers--Galena River (Wis. and Ill.)
    • Print, photographic, color, showing the Galena River flood of 1995 on Main Street. Large ice chunks with debris on them cover the street and sidewalk. Two men walk on them. The floodgates are closed in the background and snow is visible on the...
    • Galena River flood of 1995 on Riverside Drive

    • Floods--Illinois--History; Disasters--Illinois--History; Rivers--Galena River (Wis. and Ill.)
    • Print, photographic, color, showing the Galena River flood of 1995. Taken near Riverside Drive, it shows the Highway 20 bridge and the intersection of Highway 20 and Riverside Drive. The river covers Riverside Drive. A man in visible in the right...
    • Galena River flood of 1995 on Riverside Drive

    • Floods--Illinois--History; Disasters--Illinois--History; Rivers--Galena River (Wis. and Ill.)
    • Print, photographic, color, showing the Galena River flood of 1995. Taken near Riverside Drive, it shows the Highway 20 bridge and the intersection of Highway 20 and Riverside Drive. The river covers Riverside Drive. A man in visible in the right...
    • Galena River flood of 1995 in Galena

    • Floods--Illinois--History; Disasters--Illinois--History; Rivers--Galena River (Wis. and Ill.)
    • Print, photographic, color, showing the Galena River flood of 1995. Taken from the pedestrian bridge between West Galena and Grant Park, looking north. The railroad tracks and Grant Park are visible on the right of photo. Taken by Ed Ganshirt in...
    • Galena River flood of 1995 in Galena

    • Floods--Illinois--History; Disasters--Illinois--History; Rivers--Galena River (Wis. and Ill.)
    • Print, photographic, color, showing the Galena River flood of 1995. Taken from the pedestrian bridge between West Galena and Grant Park, looking south toward Riverside Drive. Buildings on Commerce Street and Bench Street are visible in the...
    • Galena River flood of 1995 on Riverside Drive

    • Floods--Illinois--History; Disasters--Illinois--History; Rivers--Galena River (Wis. and Ill.)
    • Print, photographic, color, showing the Galena River flood of 1995. Taken on Riverside Drive. Riverside Drive and the Highway 20 bridge are visible. The River covers Riverside drive. Ducks are in the water, and a large chunk of ice floats near a...
    • Portrait of Abbey Brown Glesner

    • Youth--Illinois--History; Women--Illinois--History; Photographers--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, of young girl with her hair pulled back, wearing earrings, a lace-collared dress, and a locket. Taken by John H. Pooley. Carte de visite, mounted on off white board. Reverse has design and reads, "Pooley,...
    • Galena River Flood of 1915

    • Floods--Illinois--History; Disasters--Illinois--History; Rivers--Galena River (Wis. and Ill.)
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, view of the Galena River flood of 1915. Two canoes, each with two people in them, are being paddled on the corner of Commerce and Green Streets in Galena. The water is above the bottom of the doors to the U. S....
    • Portrait of Ann Elizabeth [Platt] Felt

    • Women--Illinois--History; Photographers--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, of Ann Elizabeth [Platt] Felt, wife of Benjamin Franklin Felt, founder of the Galena Public Library, and mother of Anna Felt. Ann Felt is depicteed wearing her hair up in a snood and a lace collar with decorative...
    • Portrait of Frederick Chetlain

    • Men--Illinois--History; Photographers--Illinois--History; Red River of the North
    • Portrait, sepia-toned, of Frederick Chetlain. He is shown with a beard and wearing a suit and tie. Photo is carte de visite size and mounted on off-white board with a gold-toned border. Reverse reads, "E. W. Peirce Photographer, Galena ILL" Taken...
    • Paving Market Square in Galena

    • Cobblestone roads--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing men paving Market Square in Galena with bricks. Some men wear suits and hats; the rest wear trousers, button-up shirts, and hats. One man holds a shovel. Bricks are stacked up behind the first row of men....
    • Repairs on Commerce Street in Galena.

    • Streets--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing repairs being made to Commerce Street in Galena. Men--some wearing trousers, others wearing overalls, one wearing knickers and one wearing a suit--stand in the street with wooden bins and tin pails in front...
    • The Galena Independents baseball team

    • Baseball teams--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, portrait of the Galena Independents baseball team. Photo was taken in a studio. There are three rows of men; all but two wear baseball uniforms and hats. The back row, standing, shows, left to right James; E....
    • Galena, Ill. Masonic Band

    • Freemasonry--United States--Illinois--History; Marching bands--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing men in uniforms and hats holding musical instruments. One has a large drum that reads, 'MASONIC BAND/GALENA, ILL." and has the symbol for the Freemasons on it. Taken circa 1910. 9 cm x 11 cm.
    • Porait of Darius Hunkins

    • Photographers--Illinois--History; Men--Illinois--History
    • Print, photograhpic, of Darius Hunkins. Portrait was taken from chest up, and shows Hunkins weaering a suit coat with velvet on the lapel and a bow tie. He has grey at his temples and wears a goatee. Handwritten in dark ink at the bottomis "1812...
    • Galena, Ill. Masonic Band in Turner Hall

    • Freemasonry--United States--Illinois--History; Marching bands--United States--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, showing men in uniforms and hats holding musical instruments on stage at Turner Hall in Galena. One has a large drum that reads, 'MASONIC BAND/GALENA, ILL." and has the symbol for the Freemasons on it. A large...
    • Mid the Hills of Galena

    • Architecture--Illinois--Galena; Snow--Illinois--Galena; Streets--Illinois--Galena
    • Print, photographic, black and white, of snowy streets in Galena. One house is to the left of the street; three houses are to the right of the street. Taken in the winter of 1937 by Irene Gillette. 8.5 cm x 11.5 cm.
    • Snow on Green Street Steps

    • Snow--Illinois--Galena; Streets--Illinois--Galena; Blizzards--Illinois--Galena
    • Print, photographic, black and white, of snow on the Green Street steps between Main and Bench Streets. Old Central High School is visible in background. Taken March 15, 1959 by Irene Gillette. 9 cm x 9 cm.
    • Portrait of Isabelle J. Ross

    • Women--Illinois--History; Photographers--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, of Isabelle J. Ross, with her hair up, wearing earrings and a high-necked dress, taken by Henry E. Henning. Photo is a cabinet card, with "Henning/HK/196 & 198 Main St/Galena, ILL." embossed on the bottom. 11 cm x...
    • High School steps in Winter

    • Snow--Illinois--Galena; Streets--Illinois--Galena; Architecture--Illinois--Galena
    • Print, photographic, black and white, of snow on ground around "high school steps" between Bench and Prospect streets. Large tree is in center of image. Taken January 1951 by Irene Gillette. 7 cm x 11.5 cm
    • Portrait of Harlow Gelston

    • Youth--Illinois--History; Photographers--Illinois--History
    • Print, photogrpahic, sepia-toned, of Thomas Harlow Gelston as a young boy. Photo shows a boy in a button-up coat and knickers sitting on a tufted chair with fringe. Taken by John H. Pooley. Photo is cabinet card-sized, mounted on grey board. Bottom...
    • Portrait of Phebe L. Ross

    • Women--Illinois--History; Photographers--Illinois--History
    • Print, photographic, sepia-toned, of Phebe L. Ross, with her hair up and wearing glasses, taken by Henry E. Henning. Photo is a cabinet card, with "Henning/HK/196 & 198 Main St/Galena, ILL." embossed on the bottom. 11 cm x 17 cm.

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