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The collection is an adaptation of a volume of images and information collected by library staff to form the Biographical Sketches of the Mayors of the City of Milwaukee.
The final dispatch from MPL Library Director Paula Kiely, who is currently traveling with the Friends of the Milwaukee Public Library tour of Edith Wharton's New York City:
Book searching coming soon. For now use County Cat
Find U.S. Census schedules, family and place histories, the PERSI archive and Freedman’s Bank records in this genealogy trove from ProQuest. Provided as part of Wisconsin's BadgerLink program.
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The citations are arranged by artist in alphabetical order. Birth and death dates of artists are included when available. They may be helpful, and are meant to be used, for identification purposes. Birth and death information may be incomplete.
All of the books indexed are available for use in the Central Library’s Art, Music & Recreation Reference Room. Duplicates of some of the materials may be available for check out at Central and for reference use or check out at your nearest neighborhood library. For additional information about the index or Wisconsin artists not listed there, please contact the Art, Music & Recreation Department by phone at 414-286-3071 or electronically through Ready Reference.