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    • Dan M Link letter to Thomas Marshall 1923 May 2

    • United States. Coal Commission; Strikes and lockouts -- Coal mining -- Illinois -- Herrin
    • Link writes to Thomas R. Marshall informing him that Link's report regarding the investigation into the trail in Herrin, Illinois has been sent under separate cover along with two newspapers and asking for Marshall's opinion. Link's retained copy....
    • Model-T Ford, 1921

    • Transportation; Ford Model-T; Leisure; recreation; camping
    • As cars became more affordable in the teens and '20s, people of all ages took to the road in Model-Ts like the 1921 Ford touring car seen in this photograph. In spite of bad roads and infrequent gas pumps, early motorists found camping a...
    • Fishing from a boat

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924 - Photography; Porter, Charles D., 1850-1926;
    • Two gentlemen participate in the leisure pastime of fishing. One gentleman, who appears to be Charles Porter, is poling the boat on the river. Because this photo is included with the group of photographs from Michigan, and because of presence of...
    • Nest of a cat-bird

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924 - Photography
    • Several different photographs and paintings of cat bird's nest can be found in Gene's collection. While alike, they vary in their locations. Bob Burdette Black, to whom she dedicated "What I have done with birds," said, after locating about forty...
    • My Indian Model

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924 - Photography
    • Gene wrote," Near a lumberman's shanty, in a small clearing, I found my first subject, the most magnificent specimen of Indian physical manhood I have ever seen. He stood all or over six feet four, in his bare feet, and was splendidly...
    • Old man and his newspaper

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924 - Photography
    • This elderly gentleman is reading the Sault Ste. Marie News paper in a rather rustic setting. His white beard does not detract from the sharpness of his eyes. His hands show interesting discoloration. We have not found any of Gene's writing...
    • Ryker Stone House - Ryker's Ridge

    • Stone dwellings; Dwellings-Indiana
    • This is one of the many stone houses found in and around the county. This one was built by Col. John Ryker in about 1850. The stone was, no doubt, collected from the property for use in the building. Col. Ryker sold the house to Abel Douglas who...
    • Hiestand Scrapbook 1884

    • Scrapbooks; Newspaper clippings; Obituaries;
    • This scrapbook was given to James T. and Mary Catherine “Kate” Hiestand by Mother Hiestand, April 12, 1884. It contains obituaries, newspaper clippings, picture clippings, and advertising. Most items do not have dates but the latest date found in...

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