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1. Flat Iron Building, Urbana, Illinois Flat Iron Building, Urbana, Illinois Buildings; Urbana, Illinois; Fire; Fire engines & equipment; Fire fighters; Flat Iron Building Fire, March 21, 1948. The building was at the corner of Railroad (Springfield) and Main Streets, Urbana.

2. Flat Iron Building, Urbana, Illinois Flat Iron Building, Urbana, Illinois Buildings; Urbana, Illinois; Fire; Fire engines & equipment; Fire fighters; Flat Iron Building Fire, March 21, 1948. The building was at the corner of Railroad (Springfield) and Main Streets in Urbana.

3. 1948 Corn Bowl program 1948 Corn Bowl program McLean County, Illinois; Corn; Football; Festivals; This program for the 1948 Corn Bowl football game in Bloomington pitted the Illinois Wesleyan Titans against the Eastern Illinois Panthers.

4. Flat Iron Building, Urbana, Illinois Flat Iron Building, Urbana, Illinois Buildings; Urbana, Illinois; Fire; Fire engines & equipment; Fire fighters; Automobiles; Flat Iron Building, Railroad (Springfield Avenue) and Main Streets, Urbana.

5. Digital Computer, 'electronic brain' at the University of Illinois Digital Computer, 'electronic brain' at the University of Illinois Computers; Technology; Education; ILLIAC; International Business Machines (IBM); "In five hours [the ILLIAC] can complete problems which would take the working lifetime of a skilled mathematician. Shown working with it are Miss Ramona J. Russell, computer operator, and Jack O. Neuhaus,...

6. Supermarine Spitfire Mark 1A Supermarine Spitfire Mark 1A Airplanes; Aircraft; Fighter planes; Battle of Britain; Aviation; World War II; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations; Air transportation; Southampton, England The Mark 1A Spitfire is a World War II fighter plane. It has a single seat, multiple guns, and a variety of other armaments. The length of the fuselage is approximately sixteen feet and the wingspan is...

7. Enlist in a proud profession!; Join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps Enlist in a proud profession!; Join the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps United States Cadet Nurse Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc.; World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States; War posters, American; World War II Poster, color, 28 x 20 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

8. Curta Calculator Curta Calculator Calculators; Mathematics; Mechanical tools Curta calculators were designed by Austrian, Curt Herzstark. They were only manufactured from 1948 through 1970. When new pocket calculators appeared in the seventies, Curta went out of business. Only...

9. Adlai E. Stevenson Farm 46 Report Adlai E. Stevenson Farm 46 Report McLean County, Illinois; Farms; Corn; Beans; Oats; Stevenson, Adlai Ewing, 1900-1965; Governors The report from the Adlai E. Stevenson Farm 46 in Heyworth in 1932 shows the number of acres devoted to each crop and their growing condition. Adlai E. Stevenson was a Democratic Party politician and dipolomat....

10. Land Use on Adlai E. Stevenson Farm 46 in 1935 Land Use on Adlai E. Stevenson Farm 46 in 1935 McLean County, Illinois; Land use; Farms; Corn; Beans; Oats; Stevenson, Adlai Ewing, 1900-1965; Governors This drawing shows how the Adlai E. Stevenson Farm 46 sectioned off farmland for beans, corn, pasture, and oats in 1935. Adlai E. Stevenson was a Democratic Party politician and dipolomat. He was elected...

11. James Terry McCollum and his mother, Vashti McCollum, who brought suit against Champaign School Board James Terry McCollum and his mother, Vashti McCollum, who brought suit against Champaign School Board for teaching religion in schools. Church & education; Freedom of religion; Champaign, Illinois James Terry McCollum and his mother, Vashti McCollum, who brought suit against Champaign School Board in the 1940s for teaching religion in schools.

12. Save Waste Fats for Explosives Save Waste Fats for Explosives Salvage (Waste, etc.)--United States ; World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies--United States ; War posters, American ; World War II Poster, color, 20 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

13. Be a Cadet Nurse, the Girl With a Future Be a Cadet Nurse, the Girl With a Future United States Cadet Nurse Corps--Recruiting, enlistment, etc. ; World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States ; War posters, American; World War II; Health care Poster, color, 20 x 27.9 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
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