Results tagged with 'carl baehr'
Published Dec. 13, 2018
As we reach the holiday season, it seems like the perfect time to catch up with John Gurda. He is the Milwaukeean that is to us history-lovers something of a beard-less and more svelte Santa Claus of our own, bringing both longed-for and unexpected treasures, in the form of books, articles, talks and television appearances.
Published April 17, 2017
As Auer Avenue Community School prepares to celebrate its 105th anniversary next month, the community is trying to find the oldest living alumnus of the school, which opened in 1903 and is located at 2319 W. Auer Ave.
Published Dec. 13, 2004
Many Brew City streets have unique name origins. While you can get the full picture on those names in Carl Baehr's great book, in the meantime here's the answer to such age-old questions as, "Mommy, what's a Vliet?"