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Miss Frances Hill Pillsbury
Miss Frances Hill Pillsbury
TitleMiss Frances Hill Pillsbury
SubjectPillsbury, Frances Hill, --[1901-1978]
DescriptionThis photograph is of Miss Frances Hill Pillsbury and her dog. Miss Pillsbury is the daughter of famed Bloomington architect Arthur Low Pillsbury (b.1869-d.1925) and Daisy Deane Hill. Mr. Pillsbury was instrumental in the rebuilding of Bloomington after the fire of 1900 that demolished the town. The Pillsbury House, an 11 room brick mansion once known as the house with Christmas Lights, was demolished on April 19, 1961 in a mere 2.5 hours. The Pillsbury house is now the site of the Bloomington City Hall.
CreatorUnknown
DateUnknown
TypeImage
FormatPhotograph; People
Format.Digital.JPG
SourcePeople; Illinois Picture File 305
Digitization SpecificationsHP Scanjet 4070 Photosmart Scanner with HP Software
RightsThis image may be used freely, with attribution, for research, study and educational purposes. For permission to publish, distribute, or use this image for any other purpose, please contact the Bloomington Public Library, 205 E. Olive St., P.O. Box 3308, Bloomington, IL 61702-3308. Phone: 309.828.6091; Email: reference@bloomingtonlibrary.org
CollectionBloomington-Normal Local History Resources (Illinois Wesleyan University)
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