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Archer-Bethel Cemetery South of Fandon
Archer-Bethel Cemetery South of Fandon
TitleArcher-Bethel Cemetery South of Fandon
Photo Number000164.JPG
CollectionDigital Image Collection (Western Illinois University)
Date Photograph Taken2002
KeywordsMcDonough County Cemetery Cemeteries Archer-Bethel Tombstones
Subject HeadingMcDonough County--Cemeteries (Archer-Bethel)
Description"South of Fandon, at the intersection of road 450N and 775E, is the Archer-Bethel Cemetery, which was started in 1838. It is across the road from the Bethel Baptist Church but is not associated with it. This photograph shows the older sction of the cemetery. It is one of the larger and more well-kept cemeteries in Bethel Township. The smaller Gibson Cemetery, Soutwest of Fandon on road 700E, dates from 1840 and is also well-maintained." "McDonough County Historic Sites, " by John E. Hallwas, p. 101.
Source/CreatorPhoto taken by John Hallwas.
Aux. Photo# NegativeNeg 2132-13
Aux. Photo# SlideSlide 1432
Location of Original PhotoMcDonough County Cemeteries Album.
RightsWIU Libraries Archives & Special Collections -- All Rights Reserved. For permission to reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use this image, contact the WIU Archives and Special Collections at malpass-archives@wiu.edu.
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