Image from page 92 of “Notable men of Illinois & their state” (1912)

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Identifier: notablemenofillichic
Title: Notable men of Illinois & their state
Year: 1912 (1910s)
Subjects: Bankers Industrialists Lawyers Merchants Municipal officials and employees Pharmacists Physicians Real estate agents State governments
Publisher: [Chicago] : Chicago Daily Journal
Contributing Library: Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection
Digitizing Sponsor: The Institute of Museum and Library Services through an Indiana State Library LSTA Grant

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