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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

John Allen

BIO28-ALLEN_JOHN, 6-18-1903029.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

John Allen

Subject

Biography
John Allen
Realtor
chairman
Board of Supervisors
Board of Review
Circuit Clerk
Recorder
Citizens National Bank
tract index system
Vandeventer
Decatur Daily Review
Decatur, IL
1903
Photo File: Biography
photograph

Description

Photograph of John Allen, a Decatur realtor for many years. He was a member of the Board of Supervisors, and was the chairman of the Board of Review in 1899. Allen was elected circuit clerk and recorder in 1900, and served for 19 years. In 1919, he entered the Citizens National Bank and organized the trust department. He was also responsivle for the adoption of the tract index system in Macon County. The photograph was taken Vandeventer's, and ran in the Decatur Daily Review on June 18, 1903.

Creator

Vandeventer's, Decatur, IL

Source

Photo File: Biography - Allen, John

Publisher

Decatur Daily Review, Decatur, IL
Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

6/18/1903

Contributor

John Allen

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO28

Coverage

biography, John Allen, realtor, Board of Supervisors, Board of Review, circuit clerk, recorder, Citizens National Bank, Vandeventer's, Decatur Daily Review, Decatur IL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5.5x4"

Citation

Vandeventer's, Decatur, IL , “John Allen ,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed February 28, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1885.