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Image of G. N. Swan papers - MSS P:6 Series XIV Item78

G. N. Swan papers - MSS P:6 Series XIV Item78

Printed pamphlet of "Vad en Vägfarande bör iakttaga innan han kör över en järnvägs korsning." Includes instructions on how to obey and take caution to warning signs along with how to be a more cautious driver in attempt to decrease the amount of traffic accidents.

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Bethany Home (Duluth, Minn.)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Bethany Home (Duluth, Minn.)

Exterior front view of the Bethany Home, Duluth (Minn.). The brick building is three stories with an attic and side sun porches off the first and third story. The front side of the building has forty-seven visible windows and part of the tower on the roof is visible. There are approximately fifty people (mostly children) standing in front of the arched entryway. Most of the children are wearing light colored clothing and the adults are wearing dark colored clothing. The back wheel of an automobile is visible up close on the left. There are tall pine trees behind and to the right of the building.

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.)

Exterior view of Augustana Book Concern, Rock Island (Ill.). The photograph shows the three-story brick building from a southwest angle. The storefront has awnings and there is sidewalk in the front and along the south wall. Five automobiles are parked on the street outside the building. The Barber Shop & Bath store to the north of the building is partly visible.

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Home for the Aged (Chicago, Ill.)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Home for the Aged (Chicago, Ill.)

Exterior front view of Augustana Home for the Aged, Chicago (Ill.). The photograph is taken from across the street showing the two story brick building. The basement has windows, the porch runs across half of the front, and there are entrances at both ends. Five tall pine trees line the front of the building and six automobiles are parked in front. There is a sidewalk in front of the building.

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Home for the Aged (Chicago, Ill.)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Home for the Aged (Chicago, Ill.)

Exterior view of Augustana Home for the Aged, Chicago (Ill.). The picture shows the two story brick building with an automobile parked in front. There is one person in the car. The porch is covered and the roof serves as the balcony for the second story. There are four supporting columns on the porch. There are two trees, short shrubs and flowers in front of the Home. There is a sidewalk next to the street. A fire hydrant is located across the street.

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Hospital (Chicago, Ill.)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Augustana Hospital (Chicago, Ill.)

Exterior view of Augustana Hospital, Chicago (Ill.). There are men and women in the streets. A man can be seen in the street pushing a cart. A train, automobiles, horses and carriages can be seen in the picture. There are other buildings next to Augustana Hospital. One of the buildings has a sign saying "Dr. F.G. Freund Dentist Teeth without Plates a Specialty".

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Bethpage Mission (Axtell, Neb.)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Bethpage Mission (Axtell, Neb.)

Exterior view of Bethpage Mission, Axtell (Neb.). The picture shows a three-story brick building. The building has an entrance in the middle and two side entrances. There are sunroom additions on both sides and the front has twenty-one windows. There are many people sitting and standing to the right of the building and some of them are holding umbrellas. Two women wearing white dresses are walking toward the building. Two automobiles are parked on the left side of the building. In the front of the building, there is a sidewalk, a lawn, and rows of newly planted bushes.

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Entrance to the Forbidden City (Beijing, China)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Entrance to the Forbidden City (Beijing, China)

View of the entrance to the Forbidden City, Beijing (China). The picture shows three men with rickshaws and passengers outside the entrance to the city. The men are wearing traditional clothing. The passengers are wearing long over coats and hats. The entrance is an elaborate three-story building (pagoda). There are three smaller houses to the right of the photograph.

Image of Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Different modes of transportation (China)

Augustana Book Concern (Rock Island, Ill.) photographs - Different modes of transportation (China)

Different modes of transportation (China). The picture is a collage of four photographs that shows people traveling by bicycle, train, rickshaw, and horse and carriage. The photograph in the upper left corner shows three men and one woman standing by two bicycles. The woman and two of the men are wearing long dark overcoats. The third man is wearing a light colored suit. The first man from the right is Mr. Sphira. The photo on the upper right corner shows a group of people boarding a train. One woman is wearing a light colored dress and hat, while another woman is wearing dark colored pants and jacket. The men are wearing light colored suits and jackets. The photo in the lower left cor

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows the Official Swedish Delegation traveling by Zephyr from Minneapolis to Chicago. This is possibly the Twin Cities Zephyr. Photographed here on the left, from the front to the back are: Dr. Nanna Svartz, Allan Kastrup, Gunnar Hirdman, Bertil Kugelberg, and Reuban Karlgren. In the middle, from left to right, are Nils Goude, Olof Rydbeck, and Sven Dahlman. On the right, from back to front, are unknown, Gunnar Granberg, Einar Sjögren, and Oscar Franzen. Some read newspapers others are conversing.

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

Karin Koch reading a newspaper on an airplane (DC-3) from Chicago to Escanaba, Michigan.

Image of Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange.

Allan Kastrup collection. The Swedish American News Exchange. -

This photograph shows Prince Bertil standing near a train and train tracks. He is speaking to a few people. Karin Koch and Vilas Johnson can be identified on the far lower right hand side of the photograph. Behind the prince is press and media persons. In the middle is Gunnar Gunnarson.

Image of Gustaf Adolf Magnusson photographs (Augustana Book Concern), 1905-1960s - Augustana Book Concern truck, late 1920s

Gustaf Adolf Magnusson photographs (Augustana Book Concern), 1905-1960s - Augustana Book Concern truck, late 1920s

Augustana Book Concern truck loaded with sacks of mail or books outside Augustana Book Concern building, late 1920s. The side of the truck reads, "Augustana Book Concern -- Publishers -- Printers - Binders."