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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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Photograph of a Group of Swimmers

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Photograph of a group of wimmers during the summer in 1912.

Photograph of Lifeguards

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Photograph of a group of lifeguards thought to be at Lake Decatur at an unknown date.

Photographs of Boat Houses along the Sangamon River

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Photographs of boat houses along the Sangamon River before the valley was flooded to create Lake Decatur.

Photographs of the Sangamon River at the Waterworks.

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Photographs of the Sangamon River at the Waterworks. One taken shortly after September 1913 during construction of the filter plant at the Waterworks.