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Name Werner, Wilbur

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Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0060

2005.112 - 2005.112.0060

Black and white photographic portrait of Arnold T. Gansen and Patricia Ann Jirik. The people in the photo from left to right are Jerome Schmitz, Leona (Gansen) Schmitz (groom's sister), Arnold Gansen, Patricia Jirik, Raymond Nickolay (Best Man), Lorraine (Jirik) Nickolay (bride's sister and matron of honor). Patricia is seen in the center of the photo wearing a white gown of skinner satin with an off-shoulder look and illusion yoke. The yoke was edged with lace which extended into the bodice. The dress also had long sleeves of satin. The satin skirt extended into a train which is spread out on the floor in front of her. She is also wearing a fingertip veil that is held in place by a Juliet

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0049

2005.112 - 2005.112.0049

Black and white photographic portrait of Kenneth Hennen and Luella Egan with their wedding party. The bride is standing in the exact center of the photo. She is wearing a white ball gown of tulle over taffeta trimmed with panel lace. The bodice of panel lace has a row of covered buttons down the center, a pointed collar, and short sleeves trimmed with a cuff of panel lace. She is also wearing a fingertip veil held in place by a crown of braided tulle. The bridesmaids are wearing matching dresses of white net over taffeta with puff sleeves of the same white net and a scoop neckline. They each have a red sash tied around their waists and are wearing red jewelry. The groom is the fourth f

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0050

2005.112 - 2005.112.0050

Black and white photographic portrait of Donald Krenik and Pauline Busch with their bridal party. Pauline and Donald are in the center of the photo. Pauline is wearing a white gown of silk muslin with a net yoke trimmed with ruffled lace around the shoulders. The long sleeves are fitted to the wrist and sheer silk muslin. The full floor length skirt is raised at even intervals to reveal layers of lace underneath. The skirt extends into the train which is trimmed in lace at the edge. She is also wearing a fingertip veil trimmed in lace and held in place by a satin tiara decorated with seed pearls. Her bouquet is made of calla lilies tied with lily of the valley streamers. Donald is standing ne

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0103

2005.112 - 2005.112.0103

Black and white photographic portrait of Elmer Buszmann and Liela Belter with their wedding party. There are eight people in the photo standing in a staggered line with the bride and groom in the center of the group. Leila is wearing a floor length gown of white net over satin. The bodice has and off-the-shoulder effect trimmed in lace with a net yoke. There are also long net sleeves. The skirt is full and extends into a train of cascading lace ruffles. She is also wearing a fingertip veil held in place by a crown of lilies of the valley. The bridesmaids are wearing identical gowns with bolero jackets of lace over nylon. The skirts are a double layer of net over rayon. Elmer is wearing a tux

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0056

2005.112 - 2005.112.0056

Black and white photographic print of Rosalia (Wermerskirchen) Hennen with her family on her wedding day. She is wearing a white gown of skinner sating with a tunic over a straight skirt. The bodice has a high neckline with ruffles around the neck and down the front. The long fitten sleeves come to a point over her hands. She is also wearing a finger tip veil held in place by a crown of pearl and sequin flowers. Her father and mother are standing next to each other the fourth and fifth from left respectively. The other four people in the photo are her siblings. The photo was probably taken in their home. There is a black stamp on the back of the photo which reads, "Photograph by The Werner s

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0057

2005.112 - 2005.112.0057

Black and white photographic baby portrait of Cyril "Cy" Wolf. Cy is waring a knit sweater with buttons on the shoulder and matching knitted shorts. The sleeves stop just below the elbow. There is embroidery on the front of the sweater, but it is so light that it almost blends into the sweater itself making it hard to see the design. He is also wearing white leather booties and is seated on a shag rug. The background is plain white. The studio's copyright is seen in the lower right corner of the image. There is no date on the photo but Cyril looks approximately 1year old.

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0058

2005.112 - 2005.112.0058

Sepia toned photographic baby portrait of Ray Gerold. Ray is wearing a collared shirt with plaid in the upper right corner and lower left corner. The other two opposing quarters are solid white. The collar and cuffs are a dark solid color. His shorts are also plaid and he is wearing white leather booties. He is holding a clear ball and looking just to the left of the camera. He is sitting on a shag rug. The background is solid white. The studio's copyright is seen in the lower right corner of the image. There is no date on the photo but Ray looks approximately 1.5 years old.

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0061

2005.112 - 2005.112.0061

Black and white photographic portrait of Charlotte (Mahar) Pumper with her bridesmaids. The group is standing on the steps in front of the altar at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Shakopee. Charlotte is in the center on the highest step. She is wearing a white gown of nylon marquisette over white satin. There are long net sleeves and a net yoke. The yoke is trimmed in a wide lace ruffle which extends over the shoulders. The same wide lace also trims the hip of the skirt and extends down near the knee. The marquisette over the skirt extends into a chapel length train. All four bridesmaids are wearing dresses of the same style. The dresses are embossed organdy over white satin with round

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0064

2005.112 - 2005.112.0064

Black and white photographic print of Gerald Hennen and Rosalia Wermerskirchen opening their wedding gifts. Rosalia is wearing a white gown of skinner sating with a tunic over a straight skirt. The bodice has a high neckline with ruffles around the neck and down the front. The long fitted sleeves come to a point over her hands. She is also wearing a finger tip veil held in place by a crown of pearl and sequin flowers. Gerald is looking at the camera and holding a rattle in one hand and small egg beaters in the other. He is wearing a black tuxedo. Rosalia is slightly behind her new husband holding a rolling pin over his head. She appears to be showing the item to someone out of frame on the le

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0065

2005.112 - 2005.112.0065

Black and white photographic portrait of Verididt VonBank and Theresa Shneider's wedding party. There are twelve people in the photo with the flower girl (Ruth Schneider- bride's cousin) and ring bearer (Lester VonBank- groom's brother) standing in the front. Theresa is standing in the center of the photo wearing a white dress of Chantilly lace over satin with long sleeves. The fitted bodice has a sweetheart neckline. The skirt is three tiers of Chantilly lace which extend into a short scalloped train. She is also wearing a fingertip veil held in place by a beaded crown. The bridesmaids were Rosemary (Geiger) VonBank (matron of honor and the groom's sister-in-law), Aurelia Vogel, and Betty Bo

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0080

2005.112 - 2005.112.0080

Black and white photographic portrait of Dennis Schmitt and Luella Jaspers at their wedding reception in the basement of Guardian Angels school in Chaska. Luella is wearing a ivory satin gown with a fitted bodice and sweetheart neckline. The net yoke and the top of the bodice are trimmed in bead work. The sleeves are long and are made of two fabrics- net over the shoulders and satin from the under arm to the wrist. She is also wearing an elbow length veil held in place by a heart shaped hat. Dennis is wearing a black dinner suit with a white boutonniere. The couple is standing behind their gift table and there are several people seated in the background along the wall.

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0074

2005.112 - 2005.112.0074

Black and white photographic portrait of Jerome N. Schmitz and Leona Gertrude Gansen with their bridal party. There are eleven people in the photo standing in a staggered line. Leona and Jerome are in the center. Leona is wearing a floor length gown of marquisette over satin. The bodice has drop shoulders with ruffled lace. The skirt has several layers of ruffled lace in the front. The back of the skirt extends into a train that is trimmed with lace on the edges. Leona is also wearing a fingertip veil trimmed in lace and held in place by a hear shaped head piece. She is holding a bouquet of Easter lilies. Jerome is wearing a double-breast six-button suit with a neck tie. He has a white carnat

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0083

2005.112 - 2005.112.0083

Black and white photographic portrait of Ralph Schmitz and Lucille Neisen with their bridal party. There are nine people standing in a staggered line alternating the men and women. The bride and groom are in the center. Lucille is wearing a white floor length gown of satin with lace panels the run down the length of the skirt to form the lace edging around the train. The bodice is fitted and trimmed in lace at the top with a net yoke. There are also long sleeves which are puffed on the shoulders. She is also wearing a fingertip veil edged in lace and held in place by a silver tiara. Her bouquet is made of white roses with streamers and a wide satin ribbon. Ralph is wearing a double breasted s

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0156

2005.112 - 2005.112.0156

Black and white photographic baby portrait of Roman Friedges. Roman is wearing a one piece outfit with a collar and snaps down the front. His hair has one curl on the very top of his head. He is also wearing white leather booties and is seated on a worn shag rug. The background is plain white.

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0088

2005.112 - 2005.112.0088

Black and white photographic portrait of Mathilda (Gansen) Prochaska in her bridal gown. The gown is skinner satin with lace inserts in the skirt that run to the edge of the train. There are also long sleeves that are made of lace at the shoulders and satin from the underarm to the wrist. Her fingertip veil is trimmed in lace at the edges and held in place by an orange blossom headpiece. She is also wearing a double strand pearl necklace and holding a bouquet of carnations, gardenias, delphiniums, and ferns. The photo was taken in the photographer's studio in Chaska. There is a stair rail and a small set of stairs behind her and to the left. There are two pedestals on either side of the

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0090

2005.112 - 2005.112.0090

Black and white photographic portrait of Donald Lukkes and Christine Bruzek with their bridal party. There are eight people standing in a staggered line with the bride and groom in the center. Christine is wearing a white satin dress with a long cathedral train. The bodice is fitted with a sweetheart neckline. The sleeves are long and puffed on the shoulder, but fitted on the forearm. She is also wearing a fingertip veil and a double strand pearl necklace. Her bouquet has red roses and satin streamers. Donald is wearing a gray suit with a double breast six button jacket. His boutonniere appears to be a white carnation. The bridesmaids, Cecilia (Bruzek) Solheid and Betty Peterson, are wearing

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0092

2005.112 - 2005.112.0092

Black and white photographic portrait of Leander Gansen with his new wife and their wedding party. There are seven people in the photo standing in a staggered line. Leander is the third person from the left. He is wearing a white tuxedo with a white bow tie. His two groomsmen are also wearing white tuxedos, but they have black bow ties. Mrs. Gansen is wearing a floor length gown of white satin with a court train. The train is spread out on the floor in front of her. There are also covered buttons down the front of the bodice, a stand up collar, and long sleeves. She is also wearing a veil held in place by a modest headpiece. The two bridesmaids are wearing floor length gowns with cap sleeve

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0093

2005.112 - 2005.112.0093

Black and white photographic print of Ben J. Bauer walking his daughter Marita down the aisle on her wedding day. Marita married Bernard Riesgraf on October 12, 1957 at St. Benedict's Catholic Church in Scott County. Marita is wearing a floor length gown of chantilly lace and tulle. The fitted bodice is lace over satin with a high sweetheart neckline and long fitted sleeves. The full skirt is covered in rows of tulle ruffles. She is also wearing a fingertip veil with a crown, and she is holding a bouquet of orchids and stephanotis. Ben is wearing a gray single-breast three button jacket with a striped tie. There is a white runner stretching down the aisle which Marita and Ban are walking on.

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0099

2005.112 - 2005.112.0099

Black and white photographic print of Andrina VonBank and John O'Keefe at their wedding reception with their parents. From left to right- Edward F. O'Keefe, Anna O'Keefe, John R. O'Keefe, Andrina (VonBank) O'Keefe, Hilda VonBank, and Alfred VonBank. Andrina is wearing a gown of white net and lace over taffeta. The bodice is fitted and has a sweetheart neckline which is accented by a net ruffle over the bust and a lace yoke. Her sleeves are made of net and are puffed at the shoulders. Her veil is held in place by a sweetheart headpiece. John is wearing a gray tux with a black bow tie and a white boutonniere. The group is standing behind the cake table. The table is covered in a white cloth. T

Image of 2005.112 - 2005.112.0107

2005.112 - 2005.112.0107

Black and white photographic portrait of William Hein and Adeline Jabs with their wedding party. There are twelve people standing in a staggered line with the flower girl and ring bearer standing in the front. The bride and groom are positioned in the center of the group. Adeline is wearing a white floor length gown. The bodice is lace over satin with lace sleeves and stand up collar. The skirt is net over satin with a panel of lace running around the middle. She is wearing a long veil held in place by a crown. The bridesmaids are wearing sleeveless dresses with lace bolero jackets. The skirts are net over satin with net ruffles over the hips. They are also wearing white caps. All of the men