Charles B. Whitnall (1859 to 1949)

Section 46, Block 14, Lot 4

Whitnall opened Milwaukee’s first wholesale flower market in 1890. He originated the Florist Telegraph Delivery (FTD) service. Whitnall was a leading influence in the development of the Milwaukee County Park System, one of the best in the nation. Whitnall Park on the southwest side of the county bears his name.

Charles B. Whitnall (1859 to 1949)