PIONEERS AND IMMIGRANTS
Veronica Miller Grabner & Mike Grabner

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Collection Grabner Collection
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Albumen print on plain cardstock of Michael Grabner and Veronica Miller Grabner.
Year Range from 1886
Year range to 1890
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Emulsion
Notes Full view of a couple the man with short cut hair is sitting on a chair with a woman standing on the left of him with her hand resting on his shoulder they both wear dark clothing. Written on back: "Mike Grabner my grandfather & Veronica Grabner my grandmother Marriage May 23, 1886. Veronica came to U. S. in 1879. By Ed Grabner age 72. 1991."

Michael "Mike" Grabner was born in Oshkosh July 24, 1868, the son of Michael Grabner and Anna Kirchbaum Grabner. His younger brother was Christian "Little Chris" Grabner. His father died in 1874 and his mother married a man named Dengler. Mike married Veronica Miller on May 23, 1886. The couple had several daughters: Anna; Betty; and Ella, but only the birth of Barbara was recorded on November 12, 1888. A son Christian Grabner was born May 17, 1896. Mike worked as a finisher at the Buckstaff, Edwards Company.
Object ID P1992.15.7
Object Name cabinet card
People Grabner, Veronica Miller
Grabner, Michael "Mike"
Place Oshkosh, WI
Print size H=6 1/2 W=4 1/4 in
Subjects Group Photographs
Couples
Wedding costume
Weddings
Immigrants
German-Americans
Title Veronica Miller Grabner & Mike Grabner
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