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Identifier: 
exwa_wmup_p-0008329
Title: 
Group posing on sidewalk along South Burdick Street
Date: 
1902-11
Description: 
Seventeen men, possibly from Kalamazoo Public Works, standing on sidewalk somewhere on South Burdick Street, some holding shovels and some sitting on sections of drainage pipes. All are dressed in work clothes and wearing hats. One man is standing next to a bicycle and another is smoking a pipe. Fourth man sitting in front row identified as Dewitt Rupert (1883-1955), a farmer from Otsego, Michigan. In the background are the fronts of homes in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Person: 
Rupert, Dewitt H. (Dewitt Henry), 1883-1955
Subject: 
Sewerage--Michigan--Kalamazoo
Subject: 
Male employees--Michigan--Kalamazoo
Subject: 
Men--Clothing & dress--1900-1910
Keywords: 
Bicycles; pipes (conduits)
Location: 
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
Time Period: 
1900 - 1909
Source: 
5 x 7 in. black and white mounted photograph, WMU Photograph Collection, P-0008329
Collection: 
Western Michigan University Regional History Photograph Collection
Publisher: 
Western Michigan University
Digital Date: 
2021
Rights: 
This material is protected by copyright. Copyright held by Western Michigan University, all rights reserved. For additional information, please contact the Western Michigan University Archives, Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Type: 
image
Format Creation: 
image/tiff
Box Barcode: 
31141024385002