Charles F. Shilling

Dublin Core

Title

Charles F. Shilling

Subject

Biography
Charles F. Shilling
Photo File: Biography
Drug Store Business
Decatur Reds Ball Team
Mayor of Decatur
VanDeventer Photo
Decatur, IL.

Description

Photography of Charles F. Shilling (born 9/27/1857; died 12/30/1917; married Lucy Shaw in 1870). He came to Decatur in 1879 and opened a drug store, in 1882 he was manager and captain of Decatur's first semi-professional ball team, the Decatur Reds. He was twice elected Mayor of Decatur, 1901 and 1905. Photo by VanDeventer Studio, photo ran in the Herald and Review, 12/31/1917.

Creator

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Biography - Shilling, Charles F.

Publisher

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

Date

12/31/1917

Contributor

Charles F. Shilling

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photography

Identifier

BIO403

Coverage

Biography, Charles F. Shilling, Photo File: Biography, Drug Store Business, Decatur Reds Semi Pro Baseball, Mayor of Decatur, Decatur, IL.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

3,5 x 5,5:

Files

BIO403-SHILLING_CHARLES_FRANKLIN, 12-31-1917.jpg

Citation

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, IL., “Charles F. Shilling,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 10, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2355.