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    • City Hospital

    • A postcard showing the City Hospital on East Market Street in Akron, Ohio. The hospital was built in 1892 on Dr. Samuel Bartges' homestead. The Akron City Hospital is now part of the Summa Health System.
    • On Loan to the Akron-Summit County Public Library;
    • City Hospital

    • A postcard showing an aerial view of the City Hospital on East Market Street in Akron, Ohio. The hospital was built in 1892 on Dr. Samuel Bartges' homestead. The Akron City Hospital is now part of the Summa Health System.
    • On Loan to the Akron-Summit County Public Library;
    • City Hospital

    • A postcard showing the City Hospital on East Market Street in Akron, Ohio. The hospital was built in 1892 on Dr. Samuel Bartges' homestead. The Akron City Hospital is now part of the Summa Health System.
    • On Loan to the Akron-Summit County Public Library;
    • City Building

    • The first City Building (City Hall) was located on the southwest corner of Main and Quarry (later known as Bowery) Streets. The brick building cost $30,000 in 1881. The City Council chambers were on the second floor, the Mayor's Court and other...
    • Akron-Summit County Public Library
    • Tax Anticipatory $5 Note, City of Akron

    • This note was issued by the City of Akron in Summit County Ohio to pay its expenses. It was backed by the city's expectations of tax revenue in the future.
    • On Loan to the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library - No reproductions are available;
    • City of Akron, $1 Tax Anticipatory Note

    • This $1 note was issued by the City of Akron in Summit County Ohio to pay its expenses. It was backed by the city's expectation of future tax revenue. The holes in the lower part of the note indicate it was redeemed.
    • On Loan to the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library - No reproductions are available;
    • City of Akron $1 Tax Anticipatory Note

    • This note was issued by the City of Akron to pay its expenses. It was backed by the city's expectations of future tax revenue.
    • On Loan to the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library - No reproductions are available;
    • City of Akron, $20 Tax Anticipatory Note

    • This is a sample of a $20 Tax Anticpation note. It was issued by the City of Akron to pay its expenses. It was backed by the city's expectations of future tax revenue.
    • On Loan to the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library - No reproductions are available;
    • Akron City Building (City Hall)

    • The Akron City Building was located on the corner of South Main and Quarry Streets. On August 23, 1900, an angry mob tried to enter the building to lynch an alleged criminal. A fire started at Columbia Hall next door and spread to the City...
    • Akron-Summit County Public Library
    • City Hospital

    • Several of the city's wealthy citizens banded together in the early 1890s and gathered enough funds to buy and convert the East Market Street home of Dr. S. W. Bartges into the first city hospital. The first patients were admitted to the Bartges...
    • Akron-Summit County Public Library
    • National City Bank of Akron, $50 Note

    • This $50 National Bank Note was issued by the National City Bank of Akron, Ohio. John Sherman is pictured on the left side of the note's face. It was printed in the Third Charter of the "Main Street Banking" era.
    • On Loan to the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library - No reproductions are available;
    • National City Bank of Akron, $100 Note

    • This $100 National Bank Note was issued by the National City Bank of Akron in Akron, Ohio. John J. Knox is pictured on the face of the note. It was printed during the Third Charter of the "Main Street Banking" era.
    • On Loan to the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library - No reproductions are available;
    • City National Bank of Akron, $20 Bank Note

    • This $20 National Bank Note was issued by the City National Bank of Akron, in Akron, Ohio. The face of the note, pictures the Battle of Lexington on the left and Loyalty, female holding flag on the right. The reverse side displays the bank...
    • On Loan to the Special Collections Division of the Akron-Summit County Public Library - No reproductions are available;

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