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Robert H. Dumas' Oral History

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This is the oral history of Robert H. Dumas. He was interviewed by Betty Turnell on 2/13/1986. The interview covers his early life and education, time in the military, library experience, and time at Decatur Public Library.

Mrs. E.A. Gastman and the Childrens Summer Reading Contest

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Photograph of Mrs. E.A. Gastman handing out diplomas to the children who participated in the Childrens Summer Reading contest at the Decatur Public Library on August 31, 1927. The photo was taken by Seitz Studio and used in the Decatur Herald.

Almira A. Powers

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Photograph of Almira A. Powers (Mrs. George Powers). She was the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. John Giles, born March 2, 1818, at Charlemont, Mass. Lived in Tuscalossa, Ala. met and married Honorable George Westcott Powers , a young attorney. Moved to…

Annual Reports 1875-1885

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Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees annual reports from 1875-1885.

Annual Reports 1885-1892

BM2-DPL_Annual_Reports-1885-1892.pdf
Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees annual reports from 1885-1892.

Annual Reports 1893-1899

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Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees annual reports from 1893-1899.

Annual Reports 1899-1904

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Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees annual reports from 1899-1904.

Annual Reports 1904-1909

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Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees annual reports from 1904-1909

Annual Reports 1910-1915

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Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees annual reports from 1910-1915.

Annual Reports 1915-1921

BM7-DPL_Annual_Report-1915-1921.pdf
Decatur Public Library Board of Trustees annual reports from 1915-1921.