Photograph of James Doolen, Omar Harris, and Samuel Morthland

Dublin Core

Title

Photograph of James Doolen, Omar Harris, and Samuel Morthland

Subject

Fire Department
Firemen
WWI
Photo File: Fire Department
Decatur IL
1917

Description

Photograph of James Doolen, Omar Harris and Samuel Morthland taken in 1917. Doolen was a former captain of the Fire Department. He served over 31 years on the force. He took up farming after retiring from the Fire Department. Harris was formerly with the Decatur Fire Department. He served in WWI. Morthland died April 29, 1942. He was formerly with the Decatur Fire Department and with the Flint, Eaton & Co. for several years. He served in WWI and was active in Masonry. He was past master of the Great Light Lodge, No. 1064 of Decatur.

Creator

Herald and Review
Bijou Studios

Source

Photo File: Fire Department

Publisher

Herald and Review
Decatur Public Library, Decatur IL

Date

7/22/1917

Contributor

Herald and Review

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright 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

FD104

Coverage

Fire Department, Firemen, WWI, Biography, Photo File: Fire Department, Decatur IL, 1917

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

4 x 6"

Files

FD104-VARIOUS, DOOLEN, JAMES_HARRIS_OMAR_MORTHLANDSAMUEL, 7-22-1917.jpg

Citation

Herald and Review Bijou Studios, “Photograph of James Doolen, Omar Harris, and Samuel Morthland,” Decatur Illinois Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 17, 2019, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/3096.