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William Tennessen Collecting Bees

William Tennessen Collecting Bees
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Title: William Tennessen Collecting Bees
Description: William Tennessen, a West Bend beekeeper, carefully collects some of the 20,000 Italian bees that swarmed over the awning in front of the London Hat Shop, 738 N. Milwaukee Street. Tennessen is wearing a hat with a veil and long gloves and is holding a frame full of bees.

Image ID: 104060
July 11, 1977 
Sieu, Benny
Classified File
Genre: Photograph
Subjects: Hats
Bee culture
Outdoor photography
Clothing and dress
Implements, utensils, etc.
Protective clothing

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