Philip Kayser

BIO197-KAYSER_PHILLIP_B, CJAN1927.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Philip Kayser

Subject

Philip Kayser
Constable
Decatur Township
city commissioner
city council
Decatur Bridge Co.
Street commissioner
First United Brethren Church
Master of Ionic Lodge 213 AF&AM
Decatur Herald and Review
Decatur, IL
1927
Photo File: Biography
photograph

Description

Photograph of Philip Kayser (b. 5/23/1868, d. 1/24/1932). Kayser was the constable in Decatur Township, a city commissioner, and a member of the city council. He came to Decatur from Indiana in 1902 to help build the Decatur Bridge Co. plant, and worked there until 1922 when he was elected to the city council as street commissioner. Kayser was a member of the First United Brethren Church, and past Master of the Ionic Lodge 213 AF&AM. The photo was used in the Decatur Herald or Daily Review in January 1927.

Creator

unknown

Source

Photo File: Biography - Kayser, Philip

Publisher

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

Date

1/1927

Contributor

Philip Kayser

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO197

Coverage

Philip Kayser, constable, Decatur Township, city commissioner, city council, street commissioner, Decatur Bridge Co., First United Brethren Church, Master of Ionic Lodge 312 AF&AM, Decatur Herald and Review, Decatur IL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4x6"

Citation

unknown , “Philip Kayser,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed November 28, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2139.