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Title Joseph Hess & Wife
Collection Photograph Collection
Catalog Number 001.1.008.004
Object Name Photograph
Description BW replica of a photograph taken of Joseph Hess and his wife, otherwise known as the founders of the Hessville neighborhood in Hammond, Indiana. Hess is also known as Hammond's first postmaster, first general store owner, and the builder of the first school (on what is today 169th St. and Kennedy Avenue - "The Little Red Schoolhouse").
Caption Joseph Hess & wife, founders of Hessville (original)
Collection Location Main Photograph Collections: Drawer 23: Biographies H
Item Type stillimage
Format Photograph
Imagefile 001\0011008005.JPG
Catalog date 2018-01-13
Subjects Buildings
Business
Education
Historical
Neighborhoods
Pioneers
People Hess, Joseph
Legal Status http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Search Terms Buildings
Business
Education
Historical
Neighborhoods
Pioneers
Little Red School House