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Skandinaven Building
Skandinaven Building
TitleSkandinaven Building
CreatorVandercook Co.
DescriptionCaption: "[Engraved for The Standard Guide Company.] The Skandinaven Building, 183-187 N. Peoria St. [See "Newspapers."]". From text: "Location of publication office, the Skandinaven Building, 183, 185 and 187 N. Peoria street, West Side. Take Milwaukee avenue cable line, or Indiana street horse car to Peoria. John Anderson company, publishers.... Founded in 1866 by John Anderson and Knud Langland; present issues: Daily Skandinaven, four to ten pages; Sunday Skandinaven, eight to twelve pages; Weekly Scandinaven, twelve to sixteen pages; Bi-Weekly Skandinaven (European Edition) no advertisements, ten columns quarto; monthly, the Husbibliothek ("Home Library") a high-class literary and family periodical; forty-two pages. The Skandinaven was at its birth a four-page weekly paper.... To-day it has a larger circulation than any other paper printed in the Scandinavian language in this country."
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RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject NameSkandinaven
Coverage-SpatialNear West Side (Chicago, Ill.)
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Book TitleChicago, the marvelous city of the West : a history, an encyclopedia, and a guide: 1893: illustrated
Author of the BookFlinn, John J. (John Joseph), 1851-1929
CollectionPicture Chicago
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