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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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Photograph of the Abraham Lincoln Statue in Lincoln School

Photograph of children next to a statue of Abraham Lincoln residing in Lincoln School taken on February 9th, 1951.

Photograph of the E.A. Gastman School Fountain

Photograph of the E.A. Gastman school fountain given to the school by E.A. Gastman in memory of his wife Caroline Sargeant Gastman. Mr. Gastman bought the fountain at the St. Louis World's fair from an Italian sculptor, paying $700 for the piece. The…

Photographs of the Child Statue Donated by the Maddens

Various photographs taken during the grand opening of the Decatur Public Library of the child statue donated by the Maddens in the lobby near the entrance to the library.