J. Edward Saxton

Dublin Core

Title

J. Edward Saxton

Subject

Biography
J. Edward Saxton
Photo File: Biography
Wholesale Paper Business
Book Store
Haines and Essick
Justice of the Peace
Decatur, IL.

Description

Photograph of J. Edward Saxton; (died 9/17/1927). Justice of the peace in Decatur for 20 years, retiring in 1925. He became a partner with George R. Bacon in the wholesale paper business here in 1881. Later he opened a book store and ran it for 16 years before he sold out to Haines and Essick about 1900. He was elected Justice of the peace in 1904. Photo ran in the Herald and Review Sept. 21, 1913.

Creator

unknown

Source

Photo File: Biography - Saxton, J. Edward

Publisher

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

Date

1913

Contributor

J. Edward Saxton

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO340 goes with BIO341

Coverage

Biography, J. Edward Saxton, Photo File: Biography, Justice of the Peace, Wholesale Paper Business, Book Store, Haines and Essick, Decatur, IL., Herald and Review

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5.75 x 6.5:

Files

BIO340-SAXTON_J_EDWARD-1, 9-21-1913.jpg

Citation

unknown, “J. Edward Saxton,” Decatur Illinois Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed October 18, 2018, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2334.