Maywood Maxon

Dublin Core

Title

Maywood Maxon

Subject

Biography
Photo File: Biography
Maywood Maxon
Standard Oil Co.
Ice Cream Factory
Cookie Bakery
Commissioner
Decatur, IL.
Wasson Photo

Description

Photograph of Maywood Maxon, (died Oct 10, 1945). He became employed for the Standard Oil Co. in Ohio in 1875. He worked his way up to traveling salesman and was transferred to Peoria in 1880. In December 1887 he was put in charge of the office and business at Decatur as manager. He retired about 1902 but he later joined with his brother-in-law in running a small ice cream factory and cookie bakery on North Main Street. He also was a candidate for commissioner in 1911. Ran in the Decatur Herald or Review 2/19/1911.

Creator

Wasson Studio of Decatur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Biography - Maxon, Maywood

Publisher

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

Date

2/19/1911

Contributor

Maywood Maxon

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO248

Coverage

Biography, Photo File: Biography, Maywood Maxon. Standard Oil Co., candidate for commissioner, Ice Cream Factory and Cookie Bakery.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4.5 x 6.5"

Files

BIO248-MAXON_MAYWOOD, 2-19-1911.jpg

Citation

Wasson Studio of Decatur, IL., “Maywood Maxon,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed April 3, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2244.