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Mrs. Will McKee's Oral History

This is the oral history of Mr. Will McKee. She was interviewed by Betty Turnell on January 23, 1978. This interview includes her college years, early Decatur, Powers Building, Powers Opera House, and transportation.

Photo of Arthur Fiedler in civilian clothes

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Armed Forces - Herald and Review Library; Fiedler, Arthur, 4/4/1947. Article on back: "Arthur Fiedler: Fiedler Plans Belgium Trip: Arthur Fiedler, U .S. Marine corps veteran and son of Charles Fiedler, chef at the Orlando hotel for ten years is…

Eloise Clark's Oral History

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This is the oral history of Eloise Clark. She was interviewed by Betty Turnell on 6/23/1987 and 7/10/1987. This interview covers her life at the Orlando Hotel after it was renovated into apartments, her time working at Millikin University, and the…

Macon County Food Show, Feb 27-Mar 2, 1918.

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U of I food experts at work at the Macon County Food Show in the Palm Room at the Orlando Hotel, Decatur, IL.