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Photo of the Ice Barn Located on the Sangamon River

Photograph of David A. "Doc" Maffit --Ice Barn--1888; located on the Sangamon river. Maffit in horse and buggy on left, with lots of horses and wagons.

Illinois Terminal Bridge Construction

Photograph of the Illinois Terminal Bridge construction over the Sangamon River. J. K. Stafford was probably Decatur's first industrial photographer. For 26 years he was employed by the Decatur Bridge Company and during this time took hundreds of…

Wabash Railroad on the St. Louis Bridge

Photograph Wabash passenger train on the St. Louis Bridge heading to St. Louis, MO. Photo taken Aug 28, 1898. Print from the J. K. Stafford Collection of negatives taken in the late 1890's and early 1900's which were in possession of Mr. and Mrs.…

St. Louis R.R. Bridge, Decatur, IL.

Photograph of a steam engine pulling cars on the St. Louis Railroad bridge over the Sangamon River, Decatur, IL.

On The Sangamon At the St. Louis Bridge

Photograph of the St. Louis Bridge taken in 1896 from the Sangamon River. The other photo is a close up of the bridge.

Photo of Covered Bridge Over Sangamon River

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Photograph of a covered bridge over the Sangamon River. Photo by Noel C. Dicks, Arthur, IL.

Photo of County Line Bridge on the Sangamon River.

Photograph of the County Line Bridge that crosses the Sangamon River, trees are covered with sleet.

Thomas L. Antrim

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Photograph of Thomas L. Antrim. He owned an ice business on E. Decatur St., where he cut and sold natural ice from the Sangamon River. The photo was taken by Vandeventer of Decatur.

Winter Scene at the Sangamon River

Photograph of the Sangamon River in the winter.

Haworth's Pasture 1911

Photograph of the Sangamon River flowing near Haworth's Pasture in 1911