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Title Charles Bruehl Family
Catalog Number P2002.14.681
Accession number 2002.14
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Description Gelatin dry plate of Charles Bruehl and family. Contact print on file.
Date circa 1900
People Bruehl, Bertha Kipp
Bruehl, Charles William, Sr.
Bruehl, Charles William, Jr.
Bruehl, Hazel
Bruehl, Edith
Hoover, Hazel Bruehl
Kipp, Bertha
Subjects Group portraits
Photographer Bruehl, Nick
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Collection Nick Bruehl
Catalog date 2010-03-05
Cataloged by Cross, Scott
Medium Glass/Photographic Emulsion
Neg # 13874
Notes Image depicts one of Nick Bruehl's older brothers, probably Charles, with his wife, two daughters and son. Charles is known to have had at least two children: Edith and Charles, Jr. Charles William Bruehl was born in Milwaukee in March 1869, the eldest son of John and Mary Frank Bruehl. He grew up on the family farm in Calumet County, Wisconsin and on July 4, 1891, married Bertha Kipp in Outagamie County. The couple moved to Minneapolis and had three children: Hazel; Edith; and Charles Jr. He was the only one of nine children to marry and have children. He worked as a machinist. His wife Bertha died about 1903 and he remarried a woman named Flora. Following her death, he lived with his daughter Hazel bruehl Hoover and her family. He died in Minneapolis on June 22, 1928.
Orig/copy Original