Charles B. Tachau collection [microform]


Tachau, Charles B. Charles B. Tachau collection, [microform], circa 1850s-1940s

Charles B. Tachau collection [microform]

circa 1850s-1940s

Included are brief genealogies of the Tachau, Wehle, and Brandeis families. There are also copies of family daguerrotypes, ambrotypes, and other photographs, including images of family homes. Tachau family letters, announcements, and information on ancestor gravesites are also present. Included are materials relating to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis.

1 reel microfilm.

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