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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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Decatur Public Library Records #1.001

The Decatur Public Library Records contains the institutional records of the library. Included are documents and photographs pertaining to the…

Contributors: staff, board members

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Springfield-Decatur Area Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Collection #3.005

The Springfield-Decatur Area Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc Collection contains photographs and documents pertaining to this…

Contributors: Springfield-Decatur Area Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

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George Wells Papers 2014.07

The George Wells Papers is a collection of sermons, commentaries, translations of Livy, and documents written by George Wells.

Contributors: George Wells

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Hibbs Personal Papers 2014.69

The Hibbs Personal Papers is a collection of biographical materials, documents, correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, and ephemera…

Contributors: Henry Peyton Hibbs, William Henry Hibbs, John Franklin Hibbs

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Jane Hamand Correspondence Collection #5.001

This is a collection of correspondence from Jane Hamand. The collection also has information about Lincoln Memorial Collection at the Decatur Public…

Contributors: Jane Hamand, Alice G. Evans, Minnie Dill

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Kreher Family Collection 2018.15

Collection of photos, school documents, scrapbooks, and family histories pertaining to the Kreher, Johnston, and Fulk families.

Contributors: M. Beatrice (Fulk) Kreher, Betty J. (Kreher) Nicholls, Charles Kreher, Charles F. Kreher, Charles H. Kreher, Charles R. Kreher, Ida A. (Johnston) Kreher

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Photo File: Library

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Photographs of the Decatur Public Library, including the Carnegie building, North St. building, Franklin St. building, each branch, and the early…

Contributors: various staff, patrons, board members, presenter

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Photo File: Lake Decatur

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Photographs and negatives of Lake Decatur and the Sangamon River in Decatur, IL and Macon County.

Contributors: various people

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Photo File: Housing

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Photographs and negatives of the housing developments, like Longview, in Decatur and Macon County.

Contributors: various people

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Photo File: Houses

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Photographs of houses in Decatur and Macon County.

Contributors: various people

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