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Chandler Hotel Fire 1910
Chandler Hotel Fire 1910
TitleChandler Hotel Fire 1910
Photo Number002914.JPG
CollectionDigital Image Collection (Western Illinois University)
Date Photograph Taken17-Oct-1910
KeywordsMacomb Business Businesses Building Buildings Hotels J.M. Pace C.V. Chandler 226-232 North Lafayette Street Fires and Fire Prevention
Subject HeadingMacomb--Hotels, Motels (Chandler)
DescriptionOriginally the Chandler Hotel, built by C.V. Chandler in 1899. Located at 226-232 North Lafayette Street. Purchased by J.M. Pace in 1909. Fire on October 17, 1910 caused extensive damage to the hotel. When it was reopened on January 16, 1911, it was renamed the Pace Hotel. It was torn down in 1990 to make way for the rerouting and widening of Highway 136.
Aux. Photo# NegativeNeg 902-1
Aux. Photo# Other002914.TIF
Location of Original PhotoMacomb Businesses off the Square Album--Northwest Quadrant
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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