Milwaukee Markham Academy College Prepratory School
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1864-1904Milwaukee County Wisconsin Genealogy
The Markham Academy, changed to Milwaukee Academy in 1887-88, was founded in 1864 as an engineering and classical school for boys and young men in preparation for college.
The following is from
The Scroll of the Milwaukee Academy
June 1904 Volume III
The year 1904 marks the completion of the fortieth Anniversary of the founding of Milwaukee Academy. To commenmorate the anniversary, stimulate the enthuiasm of present pupils, recall the graduates the memories of the past, and furnish a pleasing souvenier to all interested in the school, this Scroll is unrolled. In the hope that it may meet a hearty reception from all who hold dear the traditions of the old school, it is dedicated by its editors to those who in time past have helped to make Milwaukee Academy what it is.
Board of Editors Literary Editors August J. Luedke Class of 1904 John M. Lindsay Class of 1904 John M. McDonald Class of 1904 Eugene G. Luening Class of 1905 France C. McLeod Class of 1906 Business Managers Myron T. MacLaren Class of 1904 Arthur A. Frank Class of 1905 Vogel H. Helmholz Class of 1905 Advisory Board Edward P. Vilas G.D. Van Dyke Grant Fitch Hon. Geo. H. Noyes H.F. Whitcomb G.C. Markham H.A.J. Upham Prof. Charles F. Smith, Madison B.K. Miller, Jr. W.K. Flint Instructors 1903-1904 Julius Howard Pratt, Ph. D., (Yale), Principal, Latin and Mathematics M.W. Swartz, A.M., (University of Virginia), Greek and German H.D. Wolff, A.M., (University of Virginia), Science and History Gertrude D. Swartz, (Emerson School, Boston), Elocution Carolyn M. King, (Diplomee de l'Alliance, Francaise), French Mrs. Lillian Bacon Van Scoy, (Rockland College), Principal of Prepatory Department Florence M. Austin, B.L., (Lawrence University), Assistant in Prepatory Department Minna Knuckell, German Other persons mentioned in the book: Albert Markham, A.M. Cyrus Foss Hill, A.B. Isaac Thomas In Memoriam Albert Edward Sivyer Member of the Class of 1904 Died August 22, 1903 pg. 23 Class of 1903 Alvin W. Fargo Frank M. Fargo, Jr. Waldeman R. Helmholz karl Klauser Kellog Patton Mackey Wells John G. Wollager Lester B. Stevens Class of 1904 William Henry Timlin, Jr. August John Luedke John Moody Lindsay John Maxwell Stowell McDonald Myron Teasdale MacLaren