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Catalog Number 2000.001.0011
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Sepia-tone studio portrait of a man in a three piece suite, white ruffled shirt with standup collar and a silk tie with a flat very large knot. The suite has very wide lapels and the vest may be patterned silk or tafetta. The young man has a mustache and his hair is somewhat wavy and rather long. It is right parted and is combed over the top of his ears.
Number of images 1
Date ca 1867
Photographer Fermann & Wise, Stoughton, Wis.
Title Bailey, John
Collection Machinist - Bailey, John
Accession number 2000.001.
People Bailey, John
Notes 1837- Inventor, Machinist

St. Clair County Marriages Index - Belleville Public Library:
John Bailey md Mahala A. Barton 2/11/1858

1860 St. Clair County Census Index , p 366 - John Bailey 23, IL; Mahala 21, IL;
Samuel 10 months, IL

1881 History of St. Clair County by Brink-McDonnough, p 193
John Bailey, Supt Belleville Pump & Skein Works and Director.
Bailey has been supt of the mechanical part of the business for the past 5 yrs.

US Patent Records for 1876 - John Bailey, assigner to Belleville Pump & Skein
holds patent # 184570, a riding attachment for plows. Granted 11/21/76

1877 Belleville City Directory: John Bailey, foreman Pump & Skein Co., sabayon
M. J. Coats