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Photo of the Leavenworth Wholesale Grocer Company

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Photograph of the Leavenworth Wholesale Grocer Company with two men standing across the street. "Leavenworth Wholesale Grocery Co., it was at 160 S. Water St. at the time this photo was taken in 1912. In 1914 it moved to the corner of North and N.…

Photo of Kelly's Potato Chip Factory

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Photograph of ladies bagging potato chips at Kelley's Potato Chip Factory, Decatur, IL.

Photo of K's Merchandise Mart Building

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Photograph of the K's Merchandise Mart Building with cars parked out front. Located at 326 N. Water Street, Decatur, IL.

Photograph of "The Hamsher Iron Felloe Farm Wagon" J. R. Race & Co.

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Photograph of "The Hamsher Iron Felloe Wagon" given away by J. R. Race & Co. March 1883. Photo shows wagon and driver and J. R. Race.

Photo of the J. D. Barnhart Store

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Photograph of the J. D. Barnhart Store located on the corner of Marietta and Water Streets, Decatur, IL.

Photos of the J. C. Penney Store and Staff

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Photograph of the J. C. Penney Co. Store and street. Photograph of the J. C. Penney Staff wearing striped jackets. Photograph of the J. C. Penney Co. store.

Photo of the Jack Robinson Restaurant

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Photograph of the Jack Robinson System Restaurant located at 615 E. Wood St., Decatur, IL. Hamburgers for 5 cents.

Photo of the John Irwin Clothiers

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Photograph of the John Irwin Clothiers, 108 E. Prairie St., Decatur, IL. Mr. Irwin, who lived at 366 W. Decatur Street, was apparently out of business in 1891, according to the directory. The children of John Irwin, and his wife, Alta Barber Irwin,…

Photos of Illinois Power Co. Transmission Substation and the Illinois Power Co. office building.

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Photograph of the Illinois Power Co. Substation. Photo of the Illinois Power Co. office building on E. Main St., Decatur, IL.