Joseph B. Dinges

Dublin Core

Title

Joseph B. Dinges

Subject

biography
Joseph B. Dinges
W.H. Linn
Linn & Scruggs
grocery business
James Coop
Bradley Brothers
insurance business
Civil War veteran
Pythian Home
Chevalier Board No. 189
257 N. Main
Wamsley-Wasson
Decatur Daily Review
Decatur IL
1910
Photo File: Biography
Photograph

Description

Photograph of Joseph B. Dinges (d. 11/6/1916). He was the nephew of W.H. Linn, the founder of Linn & Scruggs, and worked for him in his store for many years. He later had a grocery business with James Coop that was sold to Bradley Bros. Later in life, he worked in the insurance business. Dinges was a Civil War veteran, and a member of the Pythian Home committee from the Chevalier Board, No. 189. His home was at 257 N. Main St. The photo was taken by Wamsley-Wasson of Decatur, and used in the Decatur Daily Review on June 9, 1910.

Creator

Wamsley-Wasson, Decatur, IL

Source

Photo File: Biography - Dinges, Joseph B.

Publisher

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

Date

6/9/1910

Contributor

Joseph B. Dinges

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO119

Coverage

biography, Joseph B. Dinges, Linn & Scruggs, grocery business, Bradley Bros., insurance business, Civil War, veteran, Pythian Home, Chevalier Board No. 189, Wamsley-Wasson, Decatur Daily Review, Decatur IL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5x4.25"

Files

BIO119-DINGES_JOSEPH_B, 6-9-1910106.jpg

Citation

Wamsley-Wasson, Decatur, IL , “Joseph B. Dinges,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed March 31, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/1994.