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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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O-12 in Dry Dock

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Photograph of O-12 submarine in dry dock during World War I.

Gene Roberts and Pat O'Connell

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Photograph of Gene Roberts and Pat O'Connell at the U.S. Navy dock during World War I.

Gene with a Monkey

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Photograph of Gene Roberts with a monkey on his shoulder. The back of photo is labelled: "Is Darwin's theory correct? Evidently."

Gene in Washington D.C.

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Photograph of Gene Roberts with the US Capitol Building behind him in Washington D.C. The back of the photo is labelled: "Trying to keep a straight face."

Eugene Roberts Baby Photo

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Photograph of Gene Roberts as a baby. The back of the photo says: "Eugene Ross (Gene) Roberts (died 1969-Oct.), 1 son E. Kent Roberts"

Grubbs Family and Gene

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Photograph of Leonard Grubbs, Ida Grubbs, Zella Grubbs, Kenneth Grubbs, and an unknown couple.

Mabel and Gene Roberts - postcard

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Photograph/postcard of Mabel and Eugene Roberts around the time they were married (1921). The back reads: "I have a permanent hairdo. You like it? What do you think of my hubby? Nice looking, don't you think?"

Gene and Mabel

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Photograph of Mabel Grubbs and Eugene R. Roberts standing outside a house. Gene is wearing is Navy uniform.

E.R. Roberts

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Photograph of Eugene R. Roberts in his Navy uniform.