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1. Four Indian Head Pennies, 1888 Four Indian Head Pennies, 1888 Coins; U.S. Mint; Bimetallic; Gold Standard The Indian Head pennies show the profile of an Indian maiden wearing a feather crown.

2. The gun that killed Lincoln The gun that killed Lincoln Derringer; Assassinations; Ford's Theater; Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865; Civil War; Arms & armament; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 On the evening of April 14, 1865, John Wilkes Booth fired this small derringer into the back of Abraham Lincoln’s head, inflicting a mortal wound. Lincoln was attending a play at Ford's Theater. The...

3. Local Indian Traditions Local Indian Traditions Kickapoo Nation; Custer, Milo, 1880-; Bloomington, Illinois; Indians of North America Milo Custer's 1914 account of local indian traditions (7 pages).

4. Museum of Science and Industry Cornerstone Museum of Science and Industry Cornerstone Cornerstones; Time capsules; Scientific experiments; Viruses; Bacteria; Chemistry; Physics; Duplicates of physically of biologically "alive" experiments in tubes laid in the Museum of Science and Industry's Cornerstone in 1952. Specifically, these tubes contain: slow crystallization, lotus seeds,...

5. Champaign County Plat Book Champaign County Plat Book Champaign County, Illinois; Champaign, Illinois; Maps; Plat book; 1930 Champaign County Plat Book

6. Liberty Quarter Dollar, 1876 Liberty Quarter Dollar, 1876 Coins; U.S. Mint; Liberty; Washington, George, 1732-1799 Seated Liberty, with staff and cap. Overhead are stars for the thirteen colonies.

7. Brick, part of north chimney of Lincoln Home Brick, part of north chimney of Lincoln Home Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Antebellum; Masonry; Brick; Construction; House; Housing Painted chimney brick located May 1986. Stretcher and header on one side painted light chocolate brown with some mortar remnants. Very dirty, some chips. L 8 1/2" x W 4 1/16" x D 2".

8. Bonus March demonstrators on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Bonus March demonstrators on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Bonus Expeditionary Force, 1932; Demonstrations--Washington (D.C.); Bonus Army; Riots--United States--History; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 Photograph, b/w

9. Mohandas K. Gandhi in Britain Mohandas K. Gandhi in Britain Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948; India--Politics and government--1919-1947; Great Britain; Passive resistance--India Photograph, b/w

10. French fur trader French fur trader Architecture; French Colonial Period; Fur trade; The trader wears a mix of European and Native American clothing, and carries his musket, hatchet, and a knife. Fur pelts are slung over his shoulder.

11. Tile, Drainage Tile, Drainage Drainage; Farming; Farmers; Agriculture; History; Champaign County, Illinois Long Ceramic Field Tile. Trumpet-shaped with flared end at the bottom. Tapererd with an enlarged ring and narrow fitting rim on the other end. Hand thrown.

12. Nigerian House of the Head Personal Shrine Nigerian House of the Head Personal Shrine Nigeria; Africa; Containers; Yoruban culture; Ritual objects The round leather container with flat bottom is made in the shape of a royal African crown. The inward sloping sides are covered with fabric onto which cowrie shells are stitched; four small framed mirrors...

13. Be With Him at Every Mail Call Be With Him at Every Mail Call V-mail; World War, 1939-1945--United States; War posters, American; World War II Poster, color, 28 x 21 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

14. University of Illinois Ceramics Building, Urbana, Illinois University of Illinois Ceramics Building, Urbana, Illinois Urbana, Illinois; Buildings; Education; Technology; Ceramics 105 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana.

15. Aircraft of the R. A. F.: some famous types - I Aircraft of the R. A. F.: some famous types - I World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain; Airplanes--Recognition; War posters, Great Britain; World War II Poster, color, 20 x 30 in., printed for H. M. Stationery Office by Fosh & Cross Ltd., London.

16. Aircraft of the R. A. F.: some famous types - II Aircraft of the R. A. F.: some famous types - II World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain; War posters, Great Britain; World War II; Airplanes--Recognition Poster, color, 20 x 30 in., printed for H. M. Stationery Office by Fosh & Cross Ltd., London.

17. Painting: Illinois Landscape #90 Painting: Illinois Landscape #90 Painting; Landscape; Photo realism; Panorama; Gregor, Harold, 1929- A painting of a panoramic view of gently rolling, rich farmland in early springtime. Hedgerows of trees along some field edges, clumps of trees at other places, farmhouse in background towards right end...

18. Painting: Illinois River Painting: Illinois River Painting; Landscape; Oil on canvas; Krafft, Carl, 1884-1938; Riverboats A painting of two riverboats on a wide expanse of river past bluffs rising from the far shore. Two tall trees rise up left of center on the near shore, where two figures leaning on a rail fence look out...

19. Boeing 727 Jetliner Boeing 727 Jetliner Airplanes; Jets; Jetliners; Air transportation; Aircraft; Commercial air travel The Boeing 727 passenger jet is thirty-four feet tall, 137 feet long, with a wingspan of 110 feet. When the plane is empty it weighs 80,602 pounds; at full capacity with crew, passengers, and cargo, it...

20. Cable Car Cable Car Chicago, Illinois; Cable cars; Trolley cars; Cable railroads; Rail transportation; Electric streetcars; Electric railroads The cable car is fifteen feet tall, eight feet wide, and twenty feet long. There are six two-person seats on each side. Its wooden seats are similar to bench seats found in a church. The cable car is made...
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