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Mrs. Frank M. Ware

This is the oral history of Mrs. Frank M. Ware. She was interviewed by Betty Turnell on August 31, 1984. The interview includes her childhood and career.

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Photos of Coal Companies.

BS78-Macon County Coal Mine.jpg
Photo: BS78 of Macon County Coal Mine. Photo BS80, mines' homes were bombed during the violence of November 1932. (Decatur Business pg 59). Photo: BS81 miners meet at Nelson Park in September 1932 (Decatur Business pg 59). Photo BS82 gathering coal…

Photo of Nelson Park Bridge

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Photograph of Nelson Park Bridge taken looking north from Staley Clubhouse site toward Nelson Park.

Photo of U. S. Navy Enlistments, Decatur High School Graduates, Decatur, IL.

AF951-WWII_Macon County Draftees, WWII, 8-28-1943.jpg
Herald and Review Library: Photo of Decatur High School Graduates that enlisted in the U. S. Navy: Article on back of photo; "These sailors were graduated from Decatur high school last June and have finished six weeks at Great Lakes Naval Training…