Clarkson & Mitchell Onyx Soda Fountain

Title

Clarkson & Mitchell Onyx Soda Fountain

Subject

Illinois--Springfield
Soda fountains
Drugstores

Description

The Clarkson & Mitchell Drugstore Onyx soda fountain, located at 5th and Monroe, Springfield. At the beginning of the twentieth century, it was common for drugstores like Clarkson & Mitchell to feature a soda fountain in their establishment to help attract patrons.

Creator

Mathis, Guy

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1905

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

400050
Guy Mathis
158

Original Format

glass negative print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

21 x 26 cm

Citation

Mathis, Guy, “Clarkson & Mitchell Onyx Soda Fountain,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 14, 2018, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/13263.