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Ralph O. Conklin

BIO89-CONKLIN_RALPH_O, 7-12-1918077.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Ralph O. Conklin

Subject

biography
Ralph O. Conklin
Amos Conklin
Conklin Bakery Co.
pre-sliced bread
First Methodist Church
Decatur Country Club
Macon Lodge 8 AF & AM
Vandeventer
Decatur Herald and Review
Decatur, IL
1918
Photo File: Biography
photograph

Description

Photograph of Ralph O. Conklin (b. 2/4/1978, d. 1/1/1955). He was the son of Amos Conklin, and the co-owner of the old Conklin Bakery Co., where he pioneered the manufacture of pre-sliced bread in 1929. Conklin was a member of the First Methodist Church, the Decatur Country Club, and Macon Lodge 8, AF & AM. The photo was taken by Vandeventer, and ran in the Decatur Herald and Review on July 12, 1918.

Creator

Vandeventer, Decatur, IL

Source

Photo File: Biography - Conklin, Ralph O.

Publisher

Decatur Herald and Review, Decatur, IL
Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

7/12/1918

Contributor

Ralph O. Conklin

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO89

Coverage

biography, Ralph O. Conklin, Conklin Bakery Co., pre-sliced bread, First Methodist Church, Decatur Country Club, Macon Lodge 8 AF & AM, Vandeventer, Decatur Herald and Review, Decatur IL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5.5x2.5"

Citation

Vandeventer, Decatur, IL , “Ralph O. Conklin ,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed January 25, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1960.