Gerhard Adolph Bading (1870 to 1946)

Section 62, Block 1, Lots 2 and 3

In his position as Milwaukee Health Commissioner, Bading began licensing stores that handled, prepared and/or stored food. He also began medical screening of school children. Removed from office by a new mayor, Bading turned the tables by winning the first of two mayoral terms in 1912. During his administration, the city began acquiring important lakefront property such as Jones Island.

Gerhard Adolph Bading (1870 to 1946)