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Photo of Building E. Prairie, 100 Block at Merchant St.

BD28-100blk_Merchant005.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Building E. Prairie, 100 Block at Merchant St.

Subject

Buildings
E. Prairie St.
Merchant St.
Decatur, IL.
Macon County, IL.
Photo File: Buildings

Description

Photograph of buildings E. Prairie, 100 Block at Merchant St. The brick building between Merchant St. and the alley next to the church was built in 1888 and occupied by the Citizens National Bank until 1910 when their new building on N. Water was built. Post & Sons, shown at right at the rear of the bank building, then moved into the bank building and in 1955 still occupied that site. At left, in the background, is the Universalist church which is the 1956 site of Williams.
Universalist Church located at 141 E. Prairie St. Citizens National Bank Building First then Post, H. & Sons building.

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Photo File: Buildings

Publisher

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

Date

1955

Contributor

Herald and Review

Rights

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Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BD28

Coverage

Buildings, Citizens National Bank, H. Post & Sons, Universalist Church, Decatur, IL. Photo File: Buildings.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 3.5"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Building E. Prairie, 100 Block at Merchant St.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed November 24, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2542.