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Kankakee Postcards

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I.o.o.f Building


Old Court House


Old High School


Former Emergency Hosp

Now St. Marys


Kankakee River Bridge
Washington Ave


1909 Kankakee Post Office

St Joe Academy

K3 State Hospital for Insane


pm1915


pm1937


Soldiers Monument pm1910


St Viateurs College pm1912


K3 State Hosp pm1915

Powerhouse & dam pm1926


K3 State Hosp pm1908


Washington Ave bridge pm1908


Kankakee Hotel abt 1970


Air view Kankakee business


Arcade Opra House Kankakee


Arcade building Kankakee


An avenue residence Kankakee


B H Bradley home Kankakee


Beautiful Kankakee river


Big 4 & IC Depot Kankakee


Birds eye view Kankakee

Cement bridge K3 pm1910


Washington Ave bridge K3 pm1910


Central School Kankakee


Chicago Ave Kankakee


Chicago Ave Kankakee


Chicago Ave Kankakee pm1914

City National Bank Kankakee


City National Bank Kankakee


City Park Bandstand


Cobb Blvd pm1911


Cobb Park showing river
and state hospital


Country Fare Restaurant

Court House after fire


Court St looking east pm1913


Court St looking west


Court St looking west from Dearborn


Court St looking west pm1944


Dam, Kankakee River pm1913

Dam, K3 River Waldron pm1909


Dam Kankakee River


East Ave & IC Depot Kankakee


East Ave Kankakee


East River Road Kankakee


Eastern Illinois Trust Bank K3

Electric Park Kankakee pm1910


Elks Lodge Kankakee


Fair Store Kankakee


First ME Church Kankakee


First ME Church Kankakee


First Presbyterian Church Kankakee

IC & Interurban Manteno


IC Bridge Kankakee


IC Depot Kankakee pm1914


Indiana Ave looking north
Kankakee pm1909


Kankakee Dam Frozen


K3 State Hosp from Riverview Park

K3 Washington Ave Bridge pm1913


Kankakee by Night


Kankakee Country Club pm1919


Kankakee County Court House


K3 County Court Hse Fountain


Kankakee High School

Kankakee High School pm1941


Kankakee Hotel pm1943


Kankakee Masonic Temple


K3 Municipal Swimming Pool


K3 National Guard Armory pm1927


K3 Public Library pm1908

Kankakee State Hospital


Kankakee YMCA pm1908


Little Corporal Restaurant K3


Looking South on East Ave K3


Main building Eastern Hospital for the Insane


Main building Eastern Hospital for the Insane

Main building Eastern Hospital for the Insane pm1913


Main Entrance to State Hospital


Margaret on the Kankakee River pm1910


Margaret on the Kankakee River pm1910


Merchant St & IC Depot


Mound Grove Cemetery & Mausoleum pm1911

New Kankakee River Bridge


No wing, main bldg, Eastern Hosp for the Insane pm1911


K3 Police & Fire pm1914


Olivet Nazarene College Administration building


On the Beautiful Kankakee


Our Lady Academy, Manteno, IL

Pastoral Scene Kankakee River


Riverview Hospital Kankakee


Rock Creek near Kankakee pm1907


Rock Creek near Kankakee


Scene on Kankakee River


Scene on Kankakee River

Sign Scene on Kankakee River


Schuyler Ave Kankakee


St Mary's Church & School Kankakee pm1912


St Mary's Hospital Kankakee


St Mary's Hospital Kankakee


St Mary's Hospital Kankakee

St Jude Seminary Momence, IL


St Patrick Church & School K3


St Paul Episcobal Church K3


Interior St Rose Church K3


St Viatuers College


State St, Manhatten, IL pm1908

Station St bridge, 3I RR in distance


Telephone building, Kankakee


Waldron Rd creek


Washington Ave concrete bridge


West bend Kankakee river

A link to USGenWeb site with old postcards http://www.usgwarchives.org/special/ppcs/ppcs.html

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