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Ernest F. Burmeister, former Dane Co. Sheriff | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Ernest F. Burmeister, former Dane Co. Sheriff

Ernest F. Burmeister, former Dane Co. Sheriff | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Ernest F. Burmeister, Dane County's "boy" sheriff from 1901-1903 and deputy and turnkey in 1891, is shown holding the keys to the old Dane County jail and the handcuffs he used on unruly prisoners.
DESCRIPTION
Ernest F. Burmeister, Dane County's "boy" sheriff from 1901-1903 and deputy and turnkey in 1891, is shown holding the keys to the old Dane County jail and the handcuffs he used on unruly prisoners.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:48888
Creation Date: November 12 1947
Creator Name:Vinje, Arthur M., 1888-1972
City:Madison
County:Dane
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Vinje, Arthur M. : Photographs and Negatives-
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6442.1288
Original Dimensions:4 x 5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Published in the Wisconsin State Journal, Nov. 16, 1947.
SUBJECTS
Law enforcement
Sheriffs
Men
Jails
Suits (Clothing)
Eyeglasses

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