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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



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

Ill. Central Station.. no date


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

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