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A Visit from President Taft

Photograph of President Howard Taft with Charles Adkins (4th from left) and several unknown men in front of a train car in Decatur, IL. This photo was found with the Adkins family photographs. Charles Adkins was Speaker of the House of Illinois.

Charles Otis and His Puppy

Photograph of Charles Otis Adkins with his puppy. Charles Otis was the grandson of Charles Adkins, Speaker of the House of Illinois.

Frederick, Doris, and Charles Adkins at Christmas

Photograph of Frederick, Doris, and Charles sitting in the living room. Charles is wearing a cowboy outfit.

Adkins Family in the Kitchen

Photograph of Doris, Charles, and an unknown woman standing in the kitchen.

Adkins Family in Front of the House

Photograph of the Adkins family standing outside of a house in Decatur, IL

Christmas at the Adkins

Photograph of Mrs. Adkins and an unknown man sitting by the Christmas tree in the living room.

Christmas Dinner

Photograph of the Adkins family having Christmas Dinner.

Unknown Girl on the Balcony

Photograph of an unknown girl standing on the balcony of an apartment building.

Girl with a Bow

Photograph of an unknown girl with a bow. The photo was taken by Bower Studios.

"The Good Old Times on the Farm"

Photograph of the Adkins-Stevenson farmstead in Bement, IL. This was the home of Charles Adkins, former Speaker of the House of Illlinois. He was a farmer, lecturer, educator, and politician.