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Photos of Construction of the Review Building at 365 N. Main St., Decatur, IL.

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Photographs of the Construction of the Review Building located at 365 N. Main St., Decatur, IL. Review Building 100
Block W. Prairie St., back of the Suffern Building.

Photo of Ice Barn

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Photograph of the "Ice Barn" owned by David A. "Doc" Maffit, located on the Sangamon River.

Photographs of 276 W. Prairie Ave.

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Photographs of 276 W. Prairie Ave. built in 1888. It was the home of W.R. Scruggs, one of the founders of Linn & Scruggs. In 1954 Lillian Chadsey, sister-in-law of W.R. Scruggs, still lived there.

Photograph of 315 N. Main St.

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Photograph of 315 N. Main St. built in 1888.

Photo of the Ice Barn Located on the Sangamon River

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Photograph of David A. "Doc" Maffit --Ice Barn--1888; located on the Sangamon river. Maffit in horse and buggy on left, with lots of horses and wagons.

Photos from the Herald and Review

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Photo BS318: Review Composing Room-1895. Photo ran in the Review Building Edition December 1895. The composing room was on the fourth floor. Photo BS319: Composing Room Foreman's Office. This was located on the fourth floor at the left of the…

Uncle Fred

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Photograph of Uncle Fred Besalke taken by H. Schumacher in Allenstein, Prussia in 1888.