J. Edward Saxton

Dublin Core

Title

J. Edward Saxton

Subject

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

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 & Essick about 1900. He was elected justice of the peace in 1904. Photo by VanDeventer of Decatur. Ran in Decatur Review 9/23/1917.

Creator

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Biography - Saxton, J. Edward

Publisher

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

Date

9/23/1917.

Contributor

J. Edward Saxton

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO341 goes with BIO340

Coverage

Biography, J. Edward Saxton, Photo File: Biography, VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, 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

4 x 5,5"

Files

BIO341-SAXTON_J_EDWARD-2, 9-23-1917.jpg

Citation

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, IL., “J. Edward Saxton,” Decatur Illinois Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed October 18, 2018, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2335.