Vail Funeral Home - 101 East Second Street

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Title

Vail Funeral Home - 101 East Second Street

Subject

Funeral homes; Mortuaries; Vail family

Description

This building was sold to the Vail family in 1924 by the Presbyterian Church. The Vails used it as a funeral home from 1924 to 1928 when they sold it to the Lutheran congregation. Since 1961 it has been the home of Historic Madison, Inc.

Creator

Harry Lemen, photographer

Source

City Directories; Historical Files

Date

Picture taken mid-1920s

Contributor

Madison-Jefferson County Public Library

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image for other than personal use must be requested from the Director of the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library. Please contact at 420 W. Main Street Madison, IN 47250 (812) 265-2744

Format

Photograph taken with Eastman-Kodak Brownie Camera No. 2C model A, using No. 130 film. Resulting negative (2.875in x 4.875in) scanned at 1200 DPI using a Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL. Online jpeg image file saved at 72 DPI 800 to 1000 pixels on long edge.

Type

Still image

Identifier

"Lemen1330-vailfuneralonthird"

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Citation

Harry Lemen, photographer, "Vail Funeral Home - 101 East Second Street," in Harry Lemen Historic Photo Collection, Item #192, http://www.mjcpl.org/photos/items/show/192 (accessed September 3, 2014).