De Kletser

Title: De Kletser Collection

Reference Code: Mss-0275

Inclusive Dates: 1885

Quantity: 000.03 cu. ft.

Location: Sm Mss

Abstract: De Kletser was a Milwaukee newspaper/journal that promoted the celebration of the “Kermis,” a carnival or fair that traditionally took place in Belgium, Holland and the “low countries” in Europe.  The paper described the Milwaukee Kermis as a “general coming together of the people for merriment.”

Scope and Content: The collection consists of the July 20, 1885 issue (No. 1) of De Kletser.

Access and Use: No restrictions

Language: English and Dutch