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Presenting the Key to Wade House

Presenting the Key to Wade House | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Ruth DeYoung Kohler II, presents the key to Wade House to Dr. William McKern, of the Wisconsin State Historical Society. The century-old stagecoach inn and adjoining buildings were purchased by the Kohler Foundation, Inc., in 1950, and restored under the direction of the young lady's mother, the late Mrs. Herbert V. Kohler. Her father, Herbert V. Kohler, chairman of the Kohler Foundation, is standing on the left. Other people can be seen standing behind the white fence and on the porch.
DESCRIPTION
Ruth DeYoung Kohler II, presents the key to Wade House to Dr. William McKern, of the Wisconsin State Historical Society. The century-old stagecoach inn and adjoining buildings were purchased by the Kohler Foundation, Inc., in 1950, and restored under the direction of the young lady's mother, the late Mrs. Herbert V. Kohler. Her father, Herbert V. Kohler, chairman of the Kohler Foundation, is standing on the left. Other people can be seen standing behind the white fence and on the porch.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:101249
Creation Date:June 06 1953
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Greenbush
County:Sheboygan
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:State Historical Society of Wisconsin : State Historical Society of Wisconsin photographs, 1880-1993, 1998, 2000, 2006-2008
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 5072, unboxed albums, Wade House, Greenbush, WI
Original Dimensions:8.0625 x 10 inches
SUBJECTS
Buildings
Conservation and restoration
Societies, etc
State parks and reserves
Costume
Dresses
Hats
Neckties
Suits (Clothing)
Porches
Fences
Historic sites
Rites and ceremonies
Children
Family
Fathers
Hairstyles
Men
Outdoor photography
Teenagers
Women
Youth
Taverns (Inns)

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