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Catalog Number 2000.001.0047
Object Name print, photographic
Description Sepia tone photograph of man dressed in a wide lapel suit jacket with a vest that is patterned but hardly visible. The white shirt has a standup collar and a loosely folded four hand tie of dark fabric which has a wide stripe of pattern to solid - all one shade. The man's hair is left parted, medium dark, long and wavy. He has a mustache. He is not smiling.
Number of images 1
Date 1888
Title Kaerchner, Emil
Collection Machinist - Kaerchner, Emil
Accession number 2000.001.
People Kaerchner Emil
Notes 1860-1923

Following from record 2007.007.0010 "St. Peter's Cathedral Census 1888-1895" page 56
Emil Kaerchner born 2/2/1860 at Iron Mountain, MO - res West Main St. at West Belleville
Married Mary Bour 10/16/1888
Antonius born 2/17/1827 Freudenberg, Baden Md 2/06/1859 res 1509 W. Main St, West Belleville.Caroline Kaerchner, nee Schlehr born 9/8/1831 Freudenberg, Bad
Ludovicus Kaerchner born 2/8/1862 Iron Mountain, MO
Elisabetha born 4/11/1869 Belleville
Catherina Kaerchner born 1/31/1874 Belleville
NOTE: Also see page 80 - more Kaerchners


1884 Belleville City Street Directory: Emil, miner
1887-1893 President Belleville Trades & Labor Assembly
1891 Belleville City Directory: Emil, coal miner and Recording Secretary UMW of America Local 304

1894-5 Emil - Grocers

NOTE: Herman Kirchner: 1877 Dir - foreman PM Gundlach
1868 Dir: Herman listed as a finisher
1891 Dir: Herman listed as a mounter

JOHN KIRCHNER (1873-1932): Pump Manufacturer
1900 Hoisting engineer at Nigger Holler Mine # ????
Suicide/Murder

NOTE: Kirchners lived at 113 N. 16th: (vacant in 1931 dir)
1884 Dir: Frank, mine inspector
1887 Dir: Frank, mine inspector
1890-91 Dir: Frank, Engineer; also Fred W and John
1891-92 Dir: Frank, Engineer; 1901-2 Dir: Frank, mine inspector; John, Engr;
1894-95 Dir: Frank, mine inspector
1901 Dir: Frank, mine inspector
1919 Dir: Adelene, widow Frank; also John (see page 503) Central Valley Machine Co. John listing the same for the 1920-21 Dir and 1922