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Image from page 114 of “Milwaukee, Wisconsin, city directory” (1922)

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Image from page 114 of “Milwaukee, Wisconsin, city directory” (1922)
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Identifier: milwaukeewiscons01unse_1
Title: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, city directory
Year: 1922 (1920s)
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Publisher: Polk
Contributing Library: Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
Digitizing Sponsor: Internet Archive

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Domestic and Foreign Service Bureau We are selling ocean steamship tickets to all parts of the world. Makeyour reservations through us. Traveling information cheerfully given to anyone interested. Should you be interested in any foreign governments bonds or any othersecurities, we would be pleased to give you reliable information based uponfinancial and economic conditions of European countries. REAL ESTATE Should you desire to buy, sell or exchange your house or other property,see us and we will do our part to please you. S. K. Milakovich & Company Phone Hanover 2030 256 First Avenue, Milwaukee FOUNDERS SUPPLY E. J. WOODISON CO. J. 31. WITTERS, Manager FIRE BRICK, FOUNDRY FACINGS, FOUNDRY EQUIPMENT PLATERS AND POLISHERS SUPPLIES HOME OFFICE: DETROIT, MICH. OFFICES AND PLANTS: BOSTON, MASS. MONTREAL, Q.VE. ST. LOUIS, MO. BUFFALO, N. Y. PHILADELPHIA, PA. TORONTO, ONT. CLEVELAND, O. SEATTLE. WASH. WINDSOR^ ONT. 484 Virginia Street Telephone Hanover 468 Milwaukee, Wis.

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TheCldssified Business he<aclin5sin theGt^ Directory wil 1 tell ^ou.TheOt^Directo^ is themost complete local Buyers Guide dvdildUe to residents! of dny city. CONSULT THE CITY DIRECTCRVWright Directory Co. Publishers MTUWAUKEE DIRECTORY (1922) H4 FOUNDERS AND MACHINISTS THE STOWELL COMPANY FOUNDERS and MANUFACTURERS CASTINGS MACHINE SHOPSCERTinED MALLEABLE UNK BELT CHAIN GREY IRON FIRE DOOR EQUIPMENT ELECTRIC CAST STEEL MALLEABLE CLEVISES BRASS TACKLE BLOCKS SOUTH MILWAUKEE – – – WISCONSIN HENRY J. SCHOUTEN, President and Treasurer G. W. SCHOUTEN, Secretary B. SCHOUTEN, Vice-President West AUis Foundry Co. Manufacturers of Grey Iron, Semi Steel and Chilled Iron Castings 75th Ave. and Elm Street Phone West Allb 169 West Allis, Wis. CASTINGS Bronze, Aluminum and Brass SERVICE OUR MOTTO WESTERN BRASS and ALUMINUM FOUNDRY CO. 241-243 REED TELEPHONE HANOVER 246 A GOOD OPPORTUNITY To put information about your business wherepeople will see it, right here. It will be indexed and cross ind

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Image from page 157 of “Popular resorts, and how to reach them : combining a brief description of the principal summer retreats in the United States, and the routes of travel leading to them” (1875)
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Identifier: popularresortsho00bach
Title: Popular resorts, and how to reach them : combining a brief description of the principal summer retreats in the United States, and the routes of travel leading to them
Year: 1875 (1870s)
Authors: Bachelder, John B. (John Badger), 1825-1894
Subjects: Summer resorts
Publisher: Boston : John B. Bachelder
Contributing Library: University of Pittsburgh Library System
Digitizing Sponsor: Lyrasis Members and Sloan Foundation

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)arkle w ith the light of civilization. Thescreaming locomotive, guided by science, darts into the recesses of themountains. Forests are levelled, valleys cleared, iiouses erected, citiesreared, mines opened; and the very hills pour forth their hidden treasures. T h i:

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L^H oH VALLEY MAUi^ri CHUNK, PENN.Looking South from Mt. Pisgah. to the tourist: now thousands visit it annually, and return filled with ad-miration of the wild beauties it contains. POPULAIi KEKOKTS, AND HOW TO KEACH THEM. ROUTK OV APIHOACH. The direct route of approach to the coal regions of Pennsylvania fromNew York, Neto Enf/land, and the Procinres is by the Central Railroadof New Jersey, its Branches and Connections, and from P/iila-(lelphin by tlie North Pennsylvania Railroad. This also is the most direct and the shortest route from New York toEaston, Allentown, Wilkes Barre, Reading, Ilarrisburg, Williamsport, theOil Regions. Pittsburg-, and the West, and is one of the very pleasantest toNorth Mountain and Watkins Glen (elsewhere described), and wlieu con-nected will embrace one of the finest and most varied pleasure trips onthe continent. It has also been opened as a through route from NewYork and Philadelphia to Saratoga, rid jIauch Chunk, Wilkes Barre,Scran ton, &c. (se

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Image from page 76 of “The Standard guide to Atlantic City, N.J. … contains complete information of interest to travelers regarding Atlantic City, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. ..” (1909)

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Image from page 76 of “The Standard guide to Atlantic City, N.J. … contains complete information of interest to travelers regarding Atlantic City, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. ..” (1909)
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Title: The Standard guide to Atlantic City, N.J. … contains complete information of interest to travelers regarding Atlantic City, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. ..
Year: 1909 (1900s)
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Subjects: Atlantic City (N.J.) — Guidebooks
Publisher: Atlantic City, N.J., Standard guide publishing co.
Contributing Library: The Library of Congress
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CHUTT, Mgr. WINTERFALLandSPRING SUMMER HOTEL RICHMOND I7th and H Streets. N. W. WASHINGTON, D. C. People who travel and stop in Washington, D. C, the most delightful cityin the world, will find accommodations comfortable, elegant and refined at HOTEL RICHMOND Around the corner from the White House 100 ROOMS – 50 BATHS Rates per day, European Plan, .50 and .00 With Bath, .50, .00 and .50 American Plan, .00 and .50 per day With Bath, .00, .50 and .00 Write for Booklet with Map ADIRONDACKS Seven hours from New York without changeLake Luzerne at the Gateway. Switzerland of America WAYSIDE INN and COTTAGES Luzerne Post Office – Warren County, New York 45 minutes from Saratoga Rates: Single, weekly, .50 up ; Double, .00 upRooms with private bath Suites of five rooms and bath Cottages 3 to 12 rooms with bath Write for Booklet CLIFFORD M. LEWIS, Proprietor When writing hotels please mention this Guide. Read inslrudions on pages 11 and 12. 72 THE QUE EN OF ALL RESORTS

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The New Varnum Hotel New Jersey Avenue and C Street, S. E.WASHINGTON, D. C. Overlooking United States Capitol and Congres-sional Library. Reopened under new management.Sunny Rooms, every one an outside one. PrivateBaths, Suites. Cuisine the very best. American Plan, 82.50 and upKuropean Plan, S1.50 and up Most cheerful and homelike hotel in Washington E. A. BENNETT, Proprietor HOTILL DRISCOLL NEWMODERN WASHINGTON, D. C.

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Cool Philadelphia City images

A few nice philadelphia city images I found:

Weird Philly
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Infrared

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Image by sunflower fortunato
The lights on this building all randomly blink on and off. Faster shutter speed looked like crap, and longer one made them all look lit up. But I took it anyway.

Next goal: take a picture of this building during the day, when the clouds actually reflect off it since it’s basically all glass.

Protesters march through Center City streets, stores, restaurants

Protesters march through Center City streets, stores, restaurants
A group of demonstrators marched their way through Center City, entering stores and restaurants, to protest police brutality. The marchers assembled around 5:00 p.m. Tuesday at Dilworth Park then began walking along Walnut Street toward Rittenhouse …
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Crazy Effect
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Image by Counselman Collection
When I was in Philadelphia this week on business, I was on the 31st floor of the hotel and the sun was coming up red. I noticed the buildings glowing in the red sun as it was rising. I raised my camera, and of all things, the window captured my own reflection as I was taking the shot. Yet in the photo it looks like I was hovering over the buildings as if to grab them.

Looking Towards City Hall from Logan Square
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Panorama – Philadelphia
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Philly: A view from the West
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Image by RobertFrancis
Philadelphia’s Center City Skyline as seen from 32nd Street in University City (West Philadelphia).

The Comcast Center (on left) is currently Philadelphia’s tallest building at just under 1000′ tall. It’s not even complete and there is already plans for a new skyscraper to be built across the street and completely dwarf it at 1500′ (as reported at www.phillyskyline.com/acc1.htm).

City Landscape 1
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Image by Dominic Mercier
Center City, Philadelphia, with I76 in the foreground.