Byron Kilbourn Monument Association
Title: Byron Kilbourn Monument Association
Reference Code: Mss-1596
Inclusive Dates: 1908-1974
Quantity: .03 cu. ft.
Abstract: This collection follows the progress of a Milwaukee County committee dedicated to erecting a monument to Byron Kilbourn, who was essential in creating railroads in Wisconsin in the 19th century
Location: Sm mss
Scope and Content: The collection includes research on the life of Byron Kilbourn, letters to family, business letters concerning into monuments, telegrams, and newspaper clippings.
Access and Use: No restrictions
Correspondence, Nov. 1908 – Aug. 1974
Articles of Association
Subscription forms, 1930
Pamphlet, record of landmarks in Wisconsin, Sept. 1913
Lapham tablet, list of contributors to tablet, 1915, manuscript & type
Cards, Charles Kraatz, carver & designer
Newspapers, Milwaukee Journal, July 14, 1929