George Wilbur Peck (1840 to 1916)

Section 6, Block 1, Lot 7

As a newspaper editor, Peck became famous for his “Peck’s Bad Boy” series which was also published in book form. In 1890, Peck was elected Milwaukee mayor in April and then to his first of two terms as Wisconsin governor just seven months later.

George Wilbur Peck (1840 to 1916)