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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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Fairview Park - Summer Scene 1912

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This is the photo of a Summer gathering at Fairview Park in 1912.

Roads: Case Machine With Men

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Case Road Building Machine with Wagons, Men and Drainage Tile.

Paul Hawver - Millikin University Sophomore, Tau Kappa Epsilon

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This is the glass negative of Paul Hawver, a Millikin University Sophomore and member of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of Wasson Studios in Decatur, IL, and used in the Millidek yearbook in 1912.

Photograph of Mrs. Lillian Merrill

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Photograph of Mrs. Lillian Merrill; died May 12th, 1939. Dean of women at Millikin University for 19 years. She came to Millikin from Wooster, Ohio in 1912 and in addition to serving as dean of women she had charge of Aston Hall. She retired from…

Photograph of a Group of Swimmers

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Photograph of a group of wimmers during the summer in 1912.

Photos of Home on West Prairie Street, Decatur, IL.

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Photograph of home at 215 West Prairie Street. Erected by A. T. Hill and torn down in 1925, taken March 1912. Photograph of home at 230 West Prairie Street. John R. Bradshaw home, known as the Bradshaw apartments. It was sold by H. Vincent Allen ,…

Photos of South Main Street, Decatur, IL.

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Photograph Decatur: "South Main Street before the Illinois Central subway was built. Road in foreground possibly Cleveland Ave. Looking northwest from the east side of the tracks. the old court house can be seen in the background. The Greenwood…

Photos of East Main Street, Decatur, IL.

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Photograph of people and dog, 200 Block E. Main St. at Water St. The Millikin Bank is the building in the foreground, photo ran Review 4/3/1910. Photos of 432 E. Main St. taken in 1943 and 1934. Photos of Ford Garage E. Main and Franklin, taken 1927.…