Macon County Postcards






Central Church of Christ 1905

Central Church of Christ 1905





Carnegie Library 1900

Carnegie Public Library about 1900





Transfer House and Merchant St. 1908

Looking north from Transfer House up N. Main and Merchant St. about 1908





Hotel Orlando 1956

Hotel Orlando, Early Photo





Water St. 1908

Looking north up Water St. from East Main St. about 1908.





N Main 1920

Looking up North Main St. about 1920.





Decatur Looking NE

Looking NE from The St. Nicholas Hotel, about 1913.





Hotel Orlando 1945

The Hotel Orlando, 1945, corner of Water and Wood Streets.





The following group of photos kindly submitted by Sally Hursh, from the collection of Joseph Elmo Hursh.




UNDATED POSTCARD IMAGE OF THE DECATUR AND MACON COUNTY HOSPITAL

(NOTE FROM GAYLE JONES: My mother, Betty Ruth Mullen Pace worked as a nurse on the maternity floor in the 1950's and '60's.)






A PHOTO POSTCARD OF THE E.A. GASTMAN SCHOOL







A PHOTO POSTCARD - VIEW OF WATER STREET





TWO OLD POSTCARD VIEWS OF THE JAMES MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY





The following photo is a view of the Women's Building at the James Millikin University, Decatur, Macon County, Illinois.









POSTCARD OF THE MACON COUNTY BUILDING






POSCARD OF THE LINN & SCRUGGS STORE

This building was still there at the time I lived in Illinois.






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