La Vernia Connections: La Vernia Heritage Museum receives heirlooms
A 1929 class photo from the Concrete School, donated by Doris Ann Adams Rosendahl, was inscribed with the following on the back of the photo: “(Teacher) Miss Zadie Smith, Backrow: Ernst Sommer, Alvina Young, Siri Perez, Annie Allbritton, Walter Schievelbein, George Lenz, Harry Doege, Alfred Young, Elmer Brieztke. Front row: Maggie Andrada, Virginia Rivas, Fannie Allbritton, Hulda Schmidt, teacher Miss Zadie, Dora Schievelbein, Alvina Schmidt, Wuisla Perez, Margaret Albritton. Holding board Walter Markgraf, and Roland Schievelbien.”
The La Vernia Heritage Museum was the recent recipient of three area family heirlooms. Doris Ann Adams Rosendahl donated the items in memory of her mother, Dora Louise Schievelbein Adams, who was born near New Berlin in 1918 and passed away there in 1990. . . .
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