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Deri-Ette Motel 833 North Lafayette Street Macomb
Deri-Ette Motel 833 North Lafayette Street Macomb
TitleDeri-Ette Motel 833 North Lafayette Street Macomb
Photo Number000494.JPG
CollectionDigital Image Collection (Western Illinois University)
KeywordsMacomb Motels Deri-Ette Hotels Buildings Businesses
Subject HeadingMacomb--Hotels, Motels (Deri-Ette)
DescriptionThe post card image of the Deri-Ette Motel is by Jack Wear and advertises fourteen modern air conditioned units with telephones in the rooms. According to the post card, the Deri-Ette was eight blocks from the square, at 833 North Lafayette Street. The telephone is listed on the image as 309 TE6-7231, 833-4169. In 1956, the Macomb City Directory lists Don Norman as the manager of Deriette Frozen Milk Products at 833 North Lafayette Street. As of 1958, the business is listed in the city directory as the Deriette Motel and Cafe, owned by Louis Sweeney. The last directory it appears in is 1971.
Source/Publisher/DonorAC 00-35
Location of Original Photop.c. 493
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.
Timestamp20050407153209
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