Collection Aeri.pho - Aerial photography : Highland Park, Illinois

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US IlHpHS Aeri.pho


Aerial photography : Highland Park, Illinois


  • Bulk, 1951-1955 (Creation)
  • 1946-1957 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

55.0 B/W Photo : 34.3 x 41.3 cm [Graphic]

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Biographical history

Calvin C Oleson Photography was located in Skokie, Illinois. Oleson lived in Northbrook, Illinois and served as a village trustee in the 1950s.

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Middle 20th century aerial photography of Highland Park, Illinois.

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  • English

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Existence and location of originals

The Encyclopedia of Chicago cites Oleson's aerial photography of Lake Shore Drive at the Chicago History Museum.

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Archivist's note

Processed by Patrick Cerny.

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  • Box: 1