Photo of Walrus Mfg. Co. Soda Fountains

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Dublin Core

Title

Photo of Walrus Mfg. Co. Soda Fountains

Subject

Business
Manufacturing
Soda Fountains
Fixtures
Laboratory Furniture
Food Dispensers
Coffins
Decatur, IL.
Photo File: Business

Description

Photograph of the Walrus Mfg. Co. located on the corner of Broadway and Wabash Ave. Walrus Mfg. Co. originally was the Decatur Refrigeration and Mfg. Co.; changed in 1903. The business was phased out after 72 years of operation. In 1972 the business was producing laboratory and hospital metal casework. Article published in the Herald and Review; 3/31/1972, page 2.

Creator

Noel C. Dicks, Arthur, IL.

Source

Photo File: Business

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL.

Date

unknown

Contributor

Noel C. Dicks

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
600 dpi

Language

English

Type

photograph

Identifier

BS

Coverage

Business, Manufacturing, Photo File: Business, Noel C. Dicks, Decatur, IL.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7"

Citation

Noel C. Dicks, Arthur, IL., “Photo of Walrus Mfg. Co. Soda Fountains,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed January 25, 2022, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/2833.