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Catalog Number 2000.001.0045
Object Name drawing
Description Carte de Visite portrait appears to be from a black pastel drawing. Eimer has a full head of hair and a serious look. He is dress in a three piece dark suit with the coat and vest trimmed in satin. His tie is loosely tied in a bow.
Number of images 1
Date ca 1852
Photographer Schoo & Crouch
Title Eimer, Simon
Collection Brewer - Eimer, Simon
Accession number 2000.001.
People Eimer, Simon
Notes 1812-1866 Industrialist, Brewer

1860 Belleville City Street Directory:
Simon, brewer, Richland between 2nd and 3rd S, res same

1860 Census Index, Belleville Public Library
p 251 in Index, p 610 in actual census:
Simon 48 Bavaria; Mary A. 42 Darmstadt, Anna M 18, MO; following born IL:
Caroline 16, George 14, Armentina 12, Adam 9

P 271 includes Simon Eimer's nephew who took over the brewing and investment interests of Simon upon his death in 1866.
John 25 Bavaria; Mary 21 Bavaria; Charles 3 IL, Eugene, 6 months IL

1870 Census Index:
p 249 Washington Brewery in third ward of the City of Belleville
p 251 Anna 52 Bavaria; Edward 8 IL
p 288 John 36 Bavaria; living in West Belleville

Photo appears in "Belleville 1814-1914" published by Arcadia 11/2004, page 19