Saturday, July 25, 2009

City Officials' Picnic on Johnson's Island, 1910

In 1910, representatives from several different Sandusky city departments had a picnic at Johnson’s Island.

Seated in the boat are: Mr. Hornig, Mr. Gremelsbacher, Mayor George Lehrer, chief of police, C. A. Weingates; Lee Mears (with banjo), unidentified, Health Inspector, Jacob Bickel, and Water Works employee Frank Schoefflin.

Standing are: Fred Thompson, Patrick Regan, Jack Weltlin, City Engineer Smith, John Bing, unidentified, unidentified Dan Loveland, Health officer Dr. Reader, City Treasurer, Al Wiesler, unidentified, City Auditor Joseph Loth, Water Works Superintendent Nathaniel Cronenmet, and City Solicitor, George Steinemann.

Standing in last row are: George J. Lehrer, Lawrence Holtz, Park Superintendent Jacob Roth, unidentified, Hayes Loth, and Charles Gremelsbacher.

An article by Karl Kurtz from the October 28, 1978 Sandusky Register also features this photograph from the Archives Research Center of the Sandusky Library.

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