Showing 3090 results

Archival description
Print preview View:

2027 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

Scrapbook of Ellen Truax

  • 69-311-1
  • Item
  • 1927 - 1950

Scrapbook of Ellen Truax, chiefly news clippings on history of Highland Park, beginning with the establishment of historic route marks on Green Bay Road to the 1950 inauguration

Tippey, Ellen Truax

The Gardener’s Daughter DVD

DVD-ROM that is titled “The Gardener’s Daughter, and is dated April 10th, 2000. On the disc under the title written in a fine point black sharpie is the name of the honored individual in question, Elise Weisenber [sic] Gieser. This artifact is houses in it’s original plastic case, and there appear to be minimal amount of scratches on the backside of the disc. Although there are 6 files timestamped as being created on December 31st, 1999 on the disc, only the last one is playable and contains an hour-long interview of Elise about her life and relation to the Bonita Vista Estate (now known as North Suburban Synagogue Beth El) that her father was responsible for. This video was created in tandem with her 90th birthday celebration.

Fire Chief Medallion

This Fire Chief Medallion belonged to Adolph Gieser. It was awarded to him by the International Association of Fire Engineers during their 39th annual convention between the dates of September 19th-22nd, 1911. The metal casting is a bronze colored, and the attached faded and frayed ribbon is red. This artifact was removed from it’s cotton housing and re-housed inside ph. neutral tissue paper

Loesch family portrait

Sitting on steps L-R Lawerence and Florence Dietrick, Vera Thomford (Neighbor), Margaret Loesch (Dean), Louis Dietrich (standing on grass). On porch L-R Lil Dietrich, Aunt Mary Dietrich holding Catherine, Sarah Loesch, Sabina Duggan (Sarah's mother), Alice Loesch (Lund), Catherine Loesch (Wahl), Julia Loesch (Leverick), Simon Peter Loesch, George Dietrick (standing behind).

Results 1 to 10 of 3090