Aaron Kaufman

BIO194-KAUFMAN_AARON, 1-3-1932.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Aaron Kaufman

Subject

Aaron Kaufman
men's clothing store
Kaufman store
Sessel's Inc.
charter member
Elks Club
Knights of Pythias
Decatur Club
Temple B'Nai Abraham
Seitz
Decatur Herald and Review
Decatur, IL
1932
Photo File: Biography
photograph

Description

Photograph of Aaron Kaufman (d. 12/2/1938). He managed one of Decatur's leading men's clothing stores for 45 years. He opened a clothing store in Decatur in 1888, 9 years after opening the Kaufman store in Champaign. He retired in 1933, and the store was purchased by Sessel's, Inc. Kaufman was a charter member of both the Elks Club and the Knights of Pythias, and a member of the Decatur Club and Temple B'Nai Abraham. The photo was taken by Seitz, and used in the Decatur Herald or Daily Review on January 3, 1932 and December 3, 1938.

Creator

Seitz, Decatur, IL

Source

Photo File; Biography - Kaufman, Aaron

Publisher

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

Date

1/3/1932

Contributor

Aaron Kaufman

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO194

Coverage

Aaron Kaufman, men's clothing store, Kaufman store, Sessel's Inc., Elks Club, Knights of Pythias, Decatur Club, Temple B'Nai Abraham, Seitz, Decatur Herald and Review, Decatur IL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4x6"

Citation

Seitz, Decatur, IL , “Aaron Kaufman,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed October 3, 2022, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2136.