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Albert T. Summers

BIO396-SUMMERS, ALBERT T, 2-27-1916.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Albert T. Summers

Subject

Biography
Albert T. Summers
Photo File: Biography
Attorney
Mason
D.A.R.
VanDeventer of Decatur
Decatur, IL.

Description

Photograph of Albert T. Summers; (born: 12/21/1857; died 2/27/1916). He and his son Charles P., ran a collection agency in Decatur. He was a member of the Macon County Bar Association. He was admitted to the bar in 1880 but most of his time was taken in collection of accounts instead of law practice. He was prominent in Decatur business and secret society circles for many years. He took active part in Masonic work and also was a member of almost every other lodge in Decatur. His wife, Helen M. was regent of the Stephen Decatur Chapter, D.A.R. She was the former Helen Mary Pegram, they married 10/18/1881. Photo by VanDeventer of Decatur, ran Feb. 28, 1916.

Creator

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur

Source

Photo File: Biography - Summer, Albert T.

Publisher

Herald and Review, Decatur, IL.

Date

2/28/1916

Contributor

Albert T. Summers

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BIO396

Coverage

Biography, Albert T. Summer, Photo File: Biography, Attorney, Macon County Bar Association, Masonic Lodge, VanDeventer Studio, Decatur, IL.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

4.25 x 6.25"

Citation

VanDeventer Studio of Decatur, “Albert T. Summers,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed April 12, 2021, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2390.