Eugene Linxweiler

Dublin Core

Title

Eugene Linxweiler

Subject

Biography
Business
Eugene Linxweiler
Linxweiler Printing Co.
1900
Building on 259 S. Park St.
G.A.R. Post
Decatur Review
32nd Degree Mason
Decatur, IL.

Description

Photograph of Eugene Linxweiler. (Died 5/21/1939) Founder of Linxweiler Printing Co. He founded the company in 1900, first at 249 N. Main Streett, then in 1925 he erected a building at 259 S. Park Street. where the company still operates. The building on S. Park is located on the site where the first G.A.R. post in the United States was organized. He worked for the Review as an errand boy for many years. He was a 32nd degree Mason. Photo was used in the Decatur Herald or Daily Review on Feb. 8, 1929.

Creator

Vandeventer of Decatur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Biography - Linxweiler, Eugene

Publisher

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

Date

2/8/1929.

Contributor

Eugene Linxweiler

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO 231, BS163-BS164

Coverage

Biography, Eugene Linxweiler, Linxweiler Printing Co., 249 N. Main St., 259 S. Park St., G.A.R. Post Building, Vandeventer Studio of Decatur, Decatur Review, Decatur, IL., Photo File: Biography and Business.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 3.5"

Files

BS163-Eugene_Linxweiler_ Founder_1900.jpg
BS164-Eugene_Linxweiler_ Photo_1929.jpg
BIO231-LINXWEILER_EUGENE.jpg

Citation

Vandeventer of Decatur, IL., “Eugene Linxweiler,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed August 9, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2227.