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George R. Lawrence photograph collection, [ca. 1900-1960, bulk 1900-1910]

Photographs and photomechanical prints by Lawrence, Chicago pioneer in aerial and panoramic photography. Includes panoramas of cities and events, such as San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake and fire; Chicago and nearby Waukegan, Zion and Fort Sheridan. Also includes photographs taken with his...

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Journal of a voyage from Boston to Chicago

Anonymous journal (incomplete) of a voyage from Boston (Mass.), along the Atlantic coast, around Florida, up the Gulf of Mexico to New Orleans, up the Mississippi River to the Illinois River, through the Illinois and Michigan Canal to Chicago, by propeller steamboat on Lake Michigan to New Buffal...

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