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Fred Long - Millikin University Freshman

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This is the glass negative of Fred Long, a Millikin University Freshman. The photo was taken by Charles Wasson of Wasson Studios in Decatur, IL around 1914. Fred Long graduated from Millikin University in 1918, served during World War I, played on…

Photograph of Mrs. A.R. Taylor

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Photograph of Mrs. A.R. Taylor; died April 21st, 1938. Wife of Albert R. Taylor, first president of Millikin University. In this picture are, front left: Mrs. Mary E. Dyer, front right: Mrs. A.R. Taylor. In the back, left to right are: Mrs. Jemima…

Photograph of Christian Adolph Klein

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Photograph of Christian Adolph Klein. Originally from Germany, he came to Millikin University to finish his education and had charge of extension courses in Commercial German and German business forms.

Photograph of George Raab

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Photograph of George Raab. Art director at Millikin University. Photograph taken in 1923.

Photograph of Professor Henry Clay Stanley

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Former professor of Commerce and Finance at Millikin University. In 1917 he was charged with bigamy and sent to the penitentiary at Chester. He was released in 1918 after serving eleven months.

Photograph of Paul Skinner

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Photograph of Paul Skinner, an assistant professor of music. Photo taken on April 17th of 1957.