Photo of the Powers Building 200 Block E. Main St.

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Dublin Core

Title

Photo of the Powers Building 200 Block E. Main St.

Subject

Buildings
Powers Building
E. Main Street
Decatur, IL.
Photo File: Buildings

Description

Photograph of building located 200 Block E. Main Street. This building probably is familiar to many but actually it disappeared more than 20 years ago. It is the Orlando Powers building, E. Main and Water Streets, which was burned in April 1914. The Powers building on the same site was burned in Nov. 1895. Each time Linn & Scruggs occupied the lower floors. The above picture was taken about 1908. Photo ran Nov. 23, 1935. In 1955 the building on this site was occupied by Staubers, Inc.

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Photo File: Buildings

Publisher

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

Date

1908

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 Library for more information.

Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BD47, BD48, & BD49

Coverage

Buildings, Powers Building, Photo File: Buildings, Decatur, IL. Linn & Scruggs, Staubers, Inc.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 3.5"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Photo of the Powers Building 200 Block E. Main St.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed November 26, 2022, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2567.