In the early hours of New Years Day, 1913, a fire destroyed the wooden tank, the pump house, and much of the upper stories of the Water Tower.
This is what Riverside's 1700 residents woke up to over a century ago!
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Monday, November 14, 2016
A quick spin around Riverside in November, 2016!
|Riverside Swim Club|
|Riverside's Scout Cabin|
|Swan Pond and the DesPlaines River|
|The Arcade Building|
|The Riverside Water Tower|
|Riverside's Metra Station|
|LaBarra Ristorante Riverside|
|Sawmilly and The Chew Chew Cafe|
|Riverside's Historic Water Tower|
|The Hofmann Tower|
We absolutely love this postcard from Maple Leaf Studio, and they are now available for sale!
Riverside Christmas PostcardSize: 9"x4" horizontal / printed on one sideFits into a #10 envelope for mailingPrice: 20 postcards, $25To order:Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgCall: 815-557-9495Text: 815_557-9495Tom will personally deliver the cards, or mail them for out-of-towners