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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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  • Tags: Herald and Review

Photographs of Exterior Decatur High School

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Photo of Kintner Gym Winter Time with Automobiles
Photo of South West Exterior Winter Time
Photos of Exterior Decatur High School
Photos of Decatur High School Looking From Franklin St.
School was built in 1911 and demolished in 1977.

Photograph of Memorial Tablet - Jacob Henry Coonradt

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Photo of Memorial Tablet for Jacob Henry Coonradt. This tablet hangs in the Decatur High School, was given in appreciation of the long teaching service Coonradt had given to the school. He taught there from Sept 5, 1881 to Dec 22, 1916. Photo by…

Photograph of William F. Smith Track Coach DHS in 1910.

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Photo of William F. Smith. "He became track team coach at Decatur High School in 1910. he was also a physics teacher."

Photograph of Brush College #1 --1889

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Photo of Brush College #1 taken 6/4/1889 with teachers and children.

Photograph of Brush College #1 Staff

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Photo of Teaching Staff taken on Sept 10, 1961, Brush College #1, Decatur, IL. Front Row Seated L-R: unknown, Lorraine Brown, Mrs. Warnick, Mary Williams, Rachel Smith, Mrs. Clark, unknown, Roy Schilling. Back Row Standing L-R: unknown, Mildred Cave,…