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Byron Kilbourn

Byron Kilbourn
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Title: Byron Kilbourn
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Byron Kilbourn.

Image ID: 27655
Fuller and Johnson
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Johnson and Fuller (Photographers : Madison, Wis.) : Wisconsin souvenir from Johnson and Fuller, 1856
Genre: Photograph
See also Image ID: 9486.

He was born in Granby, Connecticut on September 8, 1801, and came to Wisconsin (then the Territory of Michigan) on May 8, 1834, and resided in Milwaukee. In 1848 and 1854, Kilbourn was elected Mayor of Milwaukee. He died there on December 16, 1870.

Subjects: Mayors
Indoor photography
Portrait photography
Suits (Clothing)

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