Historical Figures



Solomon Juneau (1793 – 1856)

Solomon Juneau

Photo credit: Milwaukee Public Library


Byron Kilbourn (1801 – 1870)

Byron Kilbourn

Photo credit: Milwaukee Public Library


George Walker (1811 – 1866)

George Walker

Photo credit: Wisconsin Historical Society


Alexander Mitchell (1817 – 1887)

Alexander Mitchell

Photo credit: Milwaukee Public Library


Edward Phelps Allis (1824 – 1889)

Edward Phelps Allis

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Frederick Layton (1827-1919)

Frederick Layton

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


John Plankinton (1820 – 1891)

John Plankinton

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Captain Frederick Pabst (1836 – 1904)

Captain Frederick Pabst

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Joseph Schlitz (1831 – 1875)

Joseph Schlitz

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Frederick Miller (1824 – 1888)

Frederick Miller

Photo credit: Miller Brewing Company


Franz Falk (1824 – 1882)

Franz Falk

Photo credit: Falk Corporation


Herman Falk (son of Franz Falk)

Herman Falk

Photo credit: Falk Corporation


Victor Berger (1860 – 1929)

Victor Berger

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Meta Schlichting Berger (1873 – 1944), wife of Victor Berger


Emil Seidel (1864 – 1947)

Emil Seidel

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Daniel Hoan (1881 – 1961)

Daniel Hoan

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Frank Zeidler (1912 – 2006)

Frank Zeidler

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Vel Phillips (1924 - )

Vel Phillips

Photo credit: Milwaukee Public Library


Mathilde Anneke (1817 – 1884)

Mathilde Anneke

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Wilbur Halyard (?-1963)

Wilbur Halyard

Photo credit: Wisconsin Black
Historical Society


Ardie Clark Halyard (1896-1989)

Ardie Clark Halyard

Photo credit: Wisconsin Black
Historical Society


Lizzie Black Kander (1858 - 1940)

Lizzie Black Kander

Photo credit: Milwaukee County
Historical Society


Golda Meir

Golda Meir

Photo credit: University of Wisconsin
- Milwaukee


Sully and Susanna Watson

Sully and Susanna WatsonSully and Susanna Watson

Photo credit: Milwaukee Public Museum



Sources:


Wisconsin Historical Society

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Library Archives

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business

Vel Phillips Foundation

Falk Corporation

Feeding America: The Historic American Cookbook Project, Michigan State University

The Making of Milwaukee by John Gurda



 
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