Building on S. Park, 200 Block at N. Water St., Decatur, IL.

BD123-200 blk N water.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Building on S. Park, 200 Block at N. Water St., Decatur, IL.

Subject

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

Description

Photograph of Building at S. Park and 200 Block N. Water Street. Located at the southeast corner of S. Park and N. Water streets this building was erected in 1878 for Peddecord and 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. Peddecord to be put in his store safe in 1852 the banking firm was formally organized in 1855, the first of Decatur's banking institutions. Photo used 9/18/1935.

Creator

Herald and Review

Source

Photo File: Buildings

Publisher

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

Date

c. 1900

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 of the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

none

Format

.jpg

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BD123

Coverage

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

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 3.5"

Citation

Herald and Review, “Building on S. Park, 200 Block at N. Water St., Decatur, IL.,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed February 9, 2023, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2598.