Wisconsin Biographical Dictionary contains biographies on hundreds of persons from diverse vocations that were either born, achieved notoriety and/or died in the state of Wisconsin. Prominent persons, in addition to the less eminent, that have played noteworthy roles are included in this resource. When people are recognized from your state or locale it brings a sense of pride to the residents of the entire state.... war correspondent, was born March 14, 1918, Georgette Louise Meyer in Shorewood, Wisconsin, a Milwaukee suburb, the daughter of Paul Gerhart Meyer , a salesman of construction materials, and Edna Francisca Engelhardt, an interior designer. ... When she accompanied her grandparents to their winter home in Florida, she took a job as a publicist for a Miami air show and also reported on aviation.
|Title||:||Wisconsin Biographical Dictionary|
|Publisher||:||State History Publications - 2008-01-01|