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  • Collection: Charles Wasson Photo Collection

"A Hot Perch" Political Cartoon

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This is a glass negative of a political cartoon called "A Hot Perch". The cartoon was created by an artist named Satterfield, while the photo was taken by Charles Wasson of Wasson Studios in Decatur, IL in the early 1900s.

Paul Boden

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This is the glass negative of Paul Boden, taken by Charles Wasson of Wasson Studios in Decatur, IL on January 17th in the early 20th century.

President Taft in Decatur, IL

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This is a glass negative of President William Howard Taft's visit to Decatur in 1911. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of International Stereograph Co.

Ferris Wheel

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This is the glass negative of a ferris wheel in a cityscape with a fountain in the foreground. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of International Stereograph Co. in Decatur, IL in the early 1900s.

Great Floral Clock

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This is a colorized glass negative of a great floral clock in front of an agricultural building at a fair. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of International Stereograph Co. in Decatur, IL in 1905.

Women Dressing

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This is a glass negative of four women dressing in a dressing room. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of International Stereograph Co. in Decatur, IL in the early 1900s.

Exotic Garden

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This is a glass negative of an exotic garden in Europe or the Middle East. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of International Stereograph Co. in Decatur, IL around 1900.

Battle of Orscany, NY

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This is a glass negative copy of a print of the Battle of Orscany, NY on August 6, 1777. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of International Stereograph Co. around 1900.

Garden of Gethsemane & the Mount of Olives

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This is a glass negative of the Garden of Gethsemane and the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem. The photo was by Charles Wasson of International Stereograph Co. in Decatur, IL in 1902.

Evelynn Andrews - Little Girl

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This is a glass negative of a little girl taken by Charles Wasson of Wasson Studio in the early 20th century.