John Pistorius

BIO310-PISTORIUS_JOHN, 7-16-1905.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

John Pistorius

Subject

Biography
John Pistorius
Photo File: Biography
Farmer
Macon County, IL.
Boody, IL.

Description

Photograph of John Pistorius, prominent farmer of Macon County, IL. (died 6/23/1910). John Pistorius lived in Boody, IL. He at one time owned 1400 acres of the best Macon County land which he divided among his children. He came here from Germany in 1852 and bought farm land around Blue mound, Moweaqua, Boody and Decatur. Before distributing his property among his children he had accumulated property worth $200,000. Photo by VanDeventer of Decatur, I. Ran in the Review 7/16/1905.

Creator

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Biography - Pistorius, John

Publisher

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

Date

7/16/1905

Contributor

John Pistorius

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO310

Coverage

Biography, John Pistorius, Photo File: Biography, Macon County, IL., Boody, Blue Mound, Moweaqua and Decatur, IL. VanDeventer Studio, Herald and Review.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4 x 5"

Citation

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, IL., “John Pistorius,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed October 25, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2306.