Photo of Building S. Park and 200 Block N. Water.

Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Building S. Park and 200 Block N. Water.

Subject

Buildings
S. Park St.
N. Water St.
Decatur, IL.
Photo File: Buildings

Description

Photograph of the building at S. Park and 200 Block Water St. Located at the southeast corner of S. Park and N. Water streets this building was erected in 1878 for the Peddecord & Burrows banking firm. On the consolidation of that banking firm with the National Bank of Decatur the building was torn down to be replaced in 1914 by the present structure of the National Bank of Decatur. Originally started when friends began to leave their money with J. J. Peddecorn to be put in his store safe in 1852 the banking firm was formally organized 1855, the first of Decatur's banking institution. Photo used Sept. 18, 1935.

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Photo File: Buildings

Publisher

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

Date

9/18/1935.

Contributor

Herald and Review

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public for more information.

Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BD115

Coverage

Buildings, S. Park, N. Water, Decatur, IL. Banks, Photo File: Buildings.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 3.5"

Files

BD115-200blk_S_Park003.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of Building S. Park and 200 Block N. Water.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed September 21, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2561.