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1. Spirit of America Racecar Spirit of America Racecar Racecars; Jet-powered racecars; Racing cars; Automobiles; World records; Speed records; Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah; Land transportation A jet-powered racecar. It has an elongated aerodynamic fuselage, which is supported by one large wheel in the front and two in back. The internal structure consists of welded tubular white metal welded...

2. Boeing 40B-2 Air Mail Plane Boeing 40B-2 Air Mail Plane Air transportation; Aircraft; Airplanes; Transportation; Airmail; Biplanes; Engines; Radial engine; Postal service A single-engine biplane. The fuselage is painted green and gray and its wings are red and gray. Wing construction consists of solid spruce wooden poles routed out for lightness, spruce ribs and a plywood...

3. 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,...

4. U.S. Army artillery officer's tailcoat U.S. Army artillery officer's tailcoat United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Clothing--Outerwear--Coatee This U.S. Army artillery officer's tailcoat was worn only on special occasions. It is made of dark blue wool with red wool trim on its standing collar, cuffs, tails, one side of the jacket opening and...

5. Nigerian Ibeji Twin Figure Nigerian Ibeji Twin Figure Nigeria; Africa; Ritual objects; Sculptures; Figures A carved wooden male standing figure with short round base. The head is pointed with coiffure, scarification and facial features carved in low relief. The body is crudely articulated, probably because...

6. Confederate Five Dollar Bill Confederate Five Dollar Bill Civil War; Currency; Money This five-dollar note is from The Augusta Insurance and Banking Company. The number 205 appears and "Will pay FIVE DOLLARS to bearer on demand." Then there is the word "Augusta," followed by an illegible...

7. Civil War Frock Coat Civil War Frock Coat United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Clothing--Outerwear--Coat, Frock This navy blue frock coat is part of the uniform that belonged to Captain Benson Wood, 34th Illinois Infantry. Accompanying the coat are Captain Wood's blue wool pants. The captain's shoulder straps are...

8. Cloth Diana Jemima Doll Cloth Diana Jemima Doll Advertising; Rag dolls; R.T. Davis Mill Company; African American; Stereotypes; American pop culture This is a printed cloth African American girl doll that is holding a smaller doll. The larger doll has printed dark eyes and red lips. She wears a polka-dotted coverall. "Diana Jemima" is written near...

9. Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1892 Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1892 McLean County, Illinois; Sanborn Maps Sanborn map of the Grand Opera House in McLean County, Illinois, 1892. The Opera House is located next to the A. Brockaw Plow Factory. (alternate spelling: Brokaw)

10. Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1886 Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1886 McLean County, Illinois; Sanborn Maps Sanborn map of the Grand Opera House in McLean County, Illinois, 1886. The Opera House is located next to the A. Brockaw Plow Factory. (alternate spelling: Brokaw)

11. Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1896 Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1896 McLean County, Illinois; Sanborn Maps Sanborn map of the Grand Opera House in McLean County, Illinois, 1896. The Opera House is located next to the A. Brockaw (alternate spelling: Brokaw) Plow Factory.

12. Ghana Wooden Comb Ghana Wooden Comb Ghana; Africa; Hair; Ornaments; Carving; Asanti culture This narrow comb with nine round, tapered tines is carved in one piece from light-colored wood. The large, decorative carved handle is flat on the back but the front is carved in the form of a female figure....

13. 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...

14. Susan B. Anthony Dollar, 1979 Susan B. Anthony Dollar, 1979 Coins; U.S. Mint; Women's Rights A right-facing profile of the suffragette is surrounded by a circle of thirteen stars the word LIBERTY, to the right, IN GOD WE TRUST, and below the date.

15. Patsy Tinyette; EffanBee Durable Patsy Dolls; Patsy Tinyette; EffanBee Durable Patsy Dolls; EffanBee Toy Company; Doll clothes; Patsy dolls; U.S. toy industry; American fan clubs A composition doll with moveable arms, legs, and head by ball and joint. The hair is molded, the face has painted eyes with eyelashes and lips. She is dressed in a red plaid shirt and white underwear....

16. Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1901 Sanborn Map, Grand Opera House, 1901 McLean County, Illinois; Sanborn Maps Sanborn map of the Grand Opera House in McLean County, Illinois, 1901.

17. Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Illinois; Sanborn Maps; Urbana, Illinois Sanborn map of Urbana, Illinois. Shows area north of Railroad, and crossed by Main.

18. Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Illinois; Sanborn Maps; Urbana, Illinois Sanborn map of four block area of Urbana, Illinois.

19. Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Illinois; Sanborn Maps; Urbana, Illinois Sanborn map of Urbana, Illinois. Shows area bordered on the west side by Broad, and on the east side by S. Race.

20. Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Sanborn Map, Urbana, Illinois Illinois; Sanborn Maps; Urbana, Illinois Sanborn map of Urbana, Illinois. Shows the quadrant bordered by with Main on the north, S. Market on the east, with Elm on the south and S. Race on the west.
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