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Hard, Charles E. Papers

Title: Hard, Charles E. Papers

Reference Code: Mss-2452

Inclusive Dates: 1795, 1907 – 1932

Quantity: 000.03 cu. ft.

Location: Sm Mss

Abstract: Charles Hard joined the Milwaukee Fire Department in 1887 and eventually was promoted to lieutenant of Engine Company no. 17.  He also was a past president of the Milwaukee County Old Settlers Club.  He passed away in 1945.

Scope and Content: The collection contains diaries, programs, postcards, World War I-era soldier/sailor songbooks, and other ephemera related to Charles and other members of the Hard family.  Also included is the April 9, 1795, issue of the Federal Intelligencer, and Baltimore Daily Gazette.

Access and Use: No restrictions

Language: English