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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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Mary Smelsey - Confirmation at St. James Church

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This is the glass negative of a young woman for her confirmation at St. James Church. The photo was taken for Mary Smelsey by Charles Wasson of Wasson Studios in Decatur, IL in the early 1900s.

Robert Wittke's Confirmation Photograph

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Photograph of Robert Wittke on his Confirmation Day in 1919. Taken by Van Deventer in Decatur IL

Margaret Besalke's Confirmation Day

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Photograph of Margaret Besalke in her Confirmation dress. The photo was taken by Camera Art Studios in Decatur, IL. The back of the photo says "Margaret Besalke, Confirmation Day. Papa's baby sister living in L.A. Calif."