Karr's Pony Tandem, Flower Parade Float at the Belleville, Illinois, town fair, 1901. Karr Supply Company was at West Main Street in Belleville and were engineers and contractors, manufacturers of hot water and steam healing apparatus, plumbers and dealers In fixtures and electric chandeliers. Photo taken by Samuel Peake Hyde, b. Feb 17, 1850, St. Francisville, Clark, Missouri; d. April 28, 1921, Belleville, St. Clair, Illinois., son of Edwin C. Hyde and Elizabeth Hyde. Samuel was a clerk for J. G. Green Company, 1867, and then worked with his father at E.C. Hyde & Co., Storage and Commission, 4 South Commercial Street, Belleville, IL. Sam resided at 37 North Douglas, Belleville. | Click image for Comments. | Home | Browse All Photos