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Orphan Train to Oshkosh; Don Potter's story of his grandfather

Orphan Train to Oshkosh; Don Potter's story of his grandfather.

Location: Lower level meeting room.

Don Potter reprises the story of his grandfather’s life, including his journey from New York to Oshkosh on an orphan train. Alfred E. Potter would become a prominent businessman from 1911 until his death in 1957.  His name will be familiar to many as co-owner of Mueller-Potter Drug Co.  Don will talk about his grandfather, the orphan train movement, and researching a relative's life long after his death.

Date: 
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 6:30pm

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