William "Bill" Knight

Dublin Core

Title

William "Bill" Knight

Subject

William "Bill" Knight
blind
news stand
N. Water St. and E. North St.
post office
Mueller Co.
Inspector
Coronet Magazine
head of rug department
business for the blind
Los Angeles, CA
Pfiles
Decatur Daily Review
Decatur, IL
1931
Photo File: Biography
photograph

Description

Photograph of William "Bill" Knight. Knight ran a news stand at N. Water and E. North Sts., and later, in the Post Office. He was also an inspector at the Mueller Co. until 1930. In 1952, an article appeared in the Coronet Magazine that stated Knight was the head of a rug department at a business for the blind in Los Angeles, CA. Knight had been blind almost since birth. The photo was taken by Pfiles, and ran in the Decatur Daily Review on July 26, 1931.

Creator

Pfiles, Decatur, IL

Source

Photo File: Biography - Knight, William "Bill"

Publisher

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

Date

7/26/1931

Contributor

William "Bill" Knight

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO214

Coverage

William "Bill" Knight, news stand, N. Water and E. North Sts., post office, Mueller Co., Coronet Magazine, business for the blind, Los Angeles CA, Pfiles, Decatur Daily Review, Decatur IL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4x5"

Files

BIO214-KNIGHT_WILLIAM, (BILL), 7-26-1931.jpg

Citation

Pfiles, Decatur, IL , “William "Bill" Knight ,” Decatur Illinois Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 17, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2162.