Thomas Benton Shoaff

Dublin Core

Title

Thomas Benton Shoaff

Subject

Biography
Thomas Benton Shoaff
Photo File: Biography
Newspaper Printer
Shelbyville Publisher
Wiliam Jennings Bryant
Abraham Lincoln
Decatur Magnet
Bement Union
Paris Gazette
Danville Leader
Danville Daily Press
Danville Daily Democrat
Ella W. Lytle

Description

Photograph of Thomas Benton Shoaff, oldest active newspaper printer, Shelbyville Publisher was struck by an automobile and killed. He died 10/20/1932. Mr. Shoaff married Ella W. Lytle Nov. 15, 1871, in St. Paul Episcopal church, Brainerd, MInn. Full obituary published in the Decatur Herald 10/21/1932, p1 & 21.

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Photo File: Biography - Shoaff, Thomas Benton

Publisher

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

Date

10/21/1932

Contributor

Thomas Benton Shoaff

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO360

Coverage

Biography, Thomas B. Shoaff, Photo File: Biography, Shelby County Leader, Decatur Magnet, Paris Gazette, Danville Leader, Danville Daily Press, Danville Daily Democrat, The Okaw, Democrat Party, Abraham Lincoln, Dennis Hanks, Decatur IL.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

2 x 3.5"

Files

BIO360-SHOAFF_THOMAS_BENTON, 10-21-1932.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Thomas Benton Shoaff,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed January 17, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2356.