Museum logo
Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title John A. Tolman
Catalog Number P1991.40.6
Accession number 1991.40
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Gelatin print of John A. Tolman.
Date 1916-1924
People Tolman, John A.
Subjects Portrait photographs
Photographer Garrett, Eugene
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Collection Tolman Family
Catalog date 2005-03-24
Cataloged by Cross, Scott
Medium Photographic Paper
Notes Bust view portrait of John A. Tolman as a young man. He wears a medium colored suit and eyeglasses.
John A. Tolman was the son of William W. Tolman and Jennie Lambert Tolman. He was born March 4, 1889, probably in Nebraska. His family returned to Oshkosh prior to 1898. He was a musician and played in Carroll's Waupaca Band and the Ariel Band. In 1916 John was working as a truck driver for Cook & Brown Lime Company; 1919 as a driver for Yapp Oil Company; and in 1920 he worked as an engineer. He was married September 12, 1915 to a woman named Anna. He and Anna divorced on April 30, 1927. He died December 6, 1969.
Orig/copy Original