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Tag Archives: Social Organizations
Mrs. Hilda Matthey: Civic Worker or Spy?
Posted on April 27, 2012 by SCblogger
Hilda Amalia Mueller Matthey was born in Davenport on July 16, 1869 to Christian and Elfrieda Mueller. She married Dr. Heinrich Emil Matthey on March 3, 1890, at her parents’ home on 530 Ripley Street. They made their home at … Continue reading →
Posted in Local History | Tagged Civic Clubs, Davenport (Iowa), Dr. Henry Matthey, Germany, Mrs. Hilda Matthey, Red Cross, Social Organizations, Spies, Travel, Women, World War I | Leave a comment
Davenporters of Note: Norma M. Wiese
Posted on March 15, 2010 by SCblogger
Once upon the 1880s, in a beautiful brick Italian Villa at 709 Brown Street, lived William and Minnie Wiese, who were known for their love of travel, music, and community. Their daughter Edna was born in 1887 with another, Norma, … Continue reading →
Posted in Local History | Tagged Davenport Art Gallery, Norma M. Wiese, Social Organizations, Wiese Fine Arts Building, Women | 1 Comment