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Title Joseph & Caroline Drackert
Collection Photograph Collection
Catalog Number
Object Name Photograph
Description BW photograph on cardboard featuring Joseph Drackert and his wife Caroline, the fourth settlers in Hammond, Indiana. They were also paretns of George Drackert, who was part owner of Charles H. Mayer & Co. Drackert was both a German citizen and a soldier in the American Civil War.

Photographer G.F. Matthies Art Studio on the corner of Hohman and Fayette Streets in Hammond, Indiana.
Caption Joseph & Caroline Drackert, early Hammond settlers (original)
Collection Location Main Photograph Collections: Drawer 23: Biographies D
Item Type stillimage
Format Photograph
Imagefile 001\0011004001.JPG
Catalog date 2018-01-17
Subjects Pioneers
People Drackert, Caroline
Drackert, George
Drackert, Joseph
Matthiews, G.F.
Legal Status
Search Terms Civil War
Fayette Street
Hohman Street