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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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  • Tags: 1929

Photograph of Mrs. A.R. Taylor

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Photograph of Mrs. A.R. Taylor; died April 21st, 1938. Wife of Albert R. Taylor, first president of Millikin University. In this picture are, front left: Mrs. Mary E. Dyer, front right: Mrs. A.R. Taylor. In the back, left to right are: Mrs. Jemima…

Photograph of the Wabash R.R. Wrecking Crane #3185

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Photograph of the Wabash R.R. wrecking crane #3185. This photo was taken in the Wabash yards when a Class L engine turned over in 1929.

Photographs of Illinois Central R. R. Station in Decatur IL

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Various photographs of the Illinois Central R. R. Station in Decatur IL taken in 1908, 1929 and 1950.

Photograph of 2501 E Logan St.

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Photograph of the house at 2501 E. Logan St. taken June 7, 1929. This house was owned by Harl V. Powell.

Photos of Decatur and Macon County Centennial Association Parade.

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Photographs of various floats in the Decatur and Macon County Centennial Association Parade; Graham Paige Motor Co., Associated Printing Trades, B & O Railroad, Aerial view of the parade, Illinois Traction System, Block and Kuhl, B & O R.R., Fred…

Photo of Rev. Fr. Stanley Allen Macdonell

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Photograph of Rev. Fr. Stanley Allen MacDonell, (b. 1880; d. 4/21/1949). Rector St .John's Episcopal church in Decatur 1926-1934. At death was rector of church in Maine. Born in Canada, he was a captain in the Royal Musketeers and served with British…

Photo of Parrish Farm Milk House

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Photograph of Parrish Farm Milk House Scene, Man Pouring Milk. Photo taken Sept. 22, 1929.

Delano, Crunelle, and Taft

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Photograph of Frederic A. Delano, Laurence Crunelle, and Lorado Taft at the joint luncheon of the Illinois Art Extension tour and the American Civic Association at the Decatur Country Club on September 30, 1929. Delano was the president of the…