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    • Composite skeleton of fossil vertebrate

    • (G-11) Ayer, Linn, Butler, Ryerson - gift, 1915. E.J. Fischer, 1909 Los Angeles Co.
    • Composite skeleton of fossil vertebrate Smilodon californicus Bovard [sabertooth] skeleton in mount shop before installation. For Field Columbian Museum, Hall 35. A little of the background of the mount shop is showing. Geology specimen P12418....
    • East Court and Second Floor Gallery exhibits.

    • 12/30/2006 nmc: I think this one shows the East Court in the process of being arranged for permanent installation. The Mayan Stellae and totem poles were later moved to the South Court. But it's likely they were in East Court temporarily, maybe...
    • East Court and Second Floor Gallery exhibits. Including Mayan stellae, Grizzly Bear totem, and canoe hanging at end of hall. Field Columbian Museum
    • 121 North Park Place

    • 121 N. Park Place; Park Place; residences;
    • Stephen Taylor, father of Dr. John L. Taylor, occupied this home at 121 North Park Place until his death in 1920. It was then occupied by the Burt Steir family and later by the Walter Herr family. The house was moved and remodeled and now stands on...
    • 126 West Lake Street

    • 126 W. Lake St.; residences;
    • Oren Luce and his wife Kate lived in this residence on 126 West Lake Street in Libertyville. They moved here from a farm in Vernon Township sometime in the early 1900s. When Oren lived in Libertyville he was a harness maker and owned his own shop....
    • Discharge From Service

    • 127th Illinois Infantry; Company C; 2nd Division, 15th Army Corps; 70th Ohio Volunteer Infantry; Farmer; Scout; Civil War Pension -- Paid Bounty
    • Patrick Wallace entered the service August 1862 and was detached in February of 1865. From that point until the end of the war he was noted as having become a "scout" (or a spy as was noted in The Plato Township History). He later settled on a...
    • 130 West Maple Avenue

    • 130 W. Maple Ave.; residences;
    • Residence of Franklin P. Dymond on Division Street, later renamed Maple Avenue. The exact address is 130 West Maple Avenue. At the turn of the twentieth century, Franklin P. Dymond was president of the Lake County Bank and was an owner (with R. J....
    • The Living Museum vol. 29, no. 12; April, 1968

    • 19th century architecture -- Illinois; Bird watching -- Guidebooks -- Eifert, Virginia; Index -- volume 29; Museums -- Employees -- Shields, Wayne; Art exhibitions -- Calendar; Geology -- Field trips
    • Buildings in a wilderness; 'Birds in your backyard' revised; Index -- volume 29; New assistant curator of anthropology; Museum art gallery in May
    • The Living Museum vol. 30, no.  03; July, 1968

    • 19th century architecture -- Illinois; Venomous snakes; Wildflowers -- Bouncing Bets; Museums -- Acquisitions -- Pottery -- Illinois -- Saline Springs
    • Builders in a proud new state; Poisonous snakes; Bouncing bets; Saline springs pottery donated to museum
    • 205 West Cook Avenue

    • 205 W. Cook Ave.; residences;
    • Situated at the corner of Brainerd and Cook Avenues, this house was owned by Kenneth Lovell in the 1920s and 1930s. Kenneth Lovell was the son of Libertyville druggist F. B. Lovell and worked as a sales manager at American Wire Mills in...
    • Elm Court, Libertyville, Ill.

    • 215 Elm Court; 312 Elm Court; Elm Court; street views;
    • Looking west along the graceful curve of Elm Court. The brick house on the left, 215 Elm Court, was the home of John Eli Triggs in the early 1900s; after 1926 Ross S. Triggs lived there. The Triggs family owned a local grocery and meat market on...
    • 215 Elm Court

    • 215 Elm Court; residences;
    • At the turn of the century, John Eli Triggs lived in this brick home at 215 Elm Court. It then became the residence of his son Ross S. Triggs. John Eli operated Triggs Grocery and Meat Market, a leading business on Milwaukee Avenue in Libertyville,...
    • 223 South Stewart Avenue

    • 223 S. Stewart Ave.; residences;
    • This house is located at 223 South Stewart Avenue in Libertyville, on the northwest corner of McKinley and Stewart Avenues. William Whigam lived here in the 1910s and 1920s.
    • Ray and Charlie

    • 252nd Field Artillery Battalion 252nd Field Artillery Battalion, Headquarters Radio Unit; Overstreet, Charles; Leonberger, Ray; Flora, Illinois; World War II; World War, 1939-1945
    • A photograph taken of Charles Overstreet and Ray Leonberger in front of Belt`s Drugstore in Flora, Illinois while they were home on furlong during World War II. This picture was taken in 1944 right before they were shipped to Europe. Orignal...
    • Ederen, Germany

    • 252nd Field Artillery Battalion; 252nd Field Artillery Battalion, Headquarters Radio Unit; 102nd Ozark Infantry Division; 9th Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army--History--World War, 1939-1945; Overstreet, Charles; Ederen,...
    • Photograph taken by Corporal Charles Overstreet in Ederen, Germany in 1945. Corporal Overstreet was the photographer and radioman for the Headquarters Radio Unit of the 252nd Field Artillery Battalion. This unit spent the winter in this town. ...
    • Ederen, Germany

    • 252nd Field Artillery Battalion; 252nd Field Artillery Battalion, Headquarters Radio Unit; 102nd Ozark Infantry Division; 9th Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army--History--World War, 1939-1945; Overstreet, Charles; Ederen,...
    • Charles Overstreet and Jim Rush of the Headquarters Unit of the 252nd Field Artillery Battalion in Ederen, Germany in 1945. Rush was from Xenia, Illinois. Original photograph size: 2.36 in (h) x 3.52 in (w).
    • Omaha Beach, France

    • 252nd Field Artillery Battalion; 252nd Field Artillery Battalion, Headquarters Radio Unit; 102nd Ozark Infantry Division; 9th Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army--History--World War, 1939-1945; Overstreet, Charles; Omaha...
    • Corporal Charles Overstreet was the photographer and radioman for the Headquarters Radio Unit of the 252nd Field Artillery Battalion. This unit served as part of the Ninth Army in Germany during World War II. After a stay at Camp Knook in England...

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