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Famous Milwaukeeans

A tour that highlights many of famous names and business leaders in Milwaukee.  Sometime referred to as the streets of Milwaukee because so many streets were named after these community leaders.  A tour that covers a wide range of roles and lives of Milwaukeeans whose...

Cemetery Art and Symbolism

During the Victoria era symbolism played an important role in telling stories about people lives and motivation.  Use of flowers, religious symbols, expression of mourning and monument designs are explored to better understand the messages and expression of...

Contemporary Milwaukee Women

This is a unique and special tour that highlights the lives, work and achievements of contemporary women buried at Forest Home Cemetery. Learn about Elsa Ulbricht, Maude Miriam Wright, Dickey Chapelle, Lynn Fontanne, Mary Nohl, Alice M. Chester, Peg Bradley and...

Women of the 1800s

Untold Stories of Accomplishment The contributions of women in shaping the early history of Milwaukee are frequently untold in history books.   Well, not any longer!  Come and learn about lives of Lydia Ely Hewitt, Margaret Falk, Dr. Laura Ross Wolcott, Meta...

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