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Wisebart, Celestine Lesem, 1858-1918


Second wife of Benjamin W. Wisebart, born December 29, 1858 and died June 4, 1918.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1, between 1869-1996

 File — Box: B319.01.0001
Identifier: B319.01.0001
Scope and Contents The book Vale of Cedars; The Martyr by Grace Aguilar (1868) was awarded Celestine Lesem by the Hebrew Bible School in Quincy, Ill. Folder with papers and documents.

Celestine Lesem Wisebart, between 1875-1900

Identifier: B063.08.0061.00085
Overview Studio portrait of Celestine Lesem Wisebart as a young woman.

Celestine Wisebart, between 1880-1900

Identifier: B063.08.0024.00010
Overview Studio portrait of Celestine Wisebart wearing a black dress with a lace cape collar.

Celestine Wisebart, between 1870-1890

Identifier: B063.08.0064.00029
Overview Studio portrait of Celestine Wisebart, 2nd wife of Benjamin Wisebart.

Family Papers and Records, 1873-1996

Identifier: B319.01.0001.0001
Scope and Contents One folder contains wedding invitation for Benjamin and Clara Drefoos (1873), wedding invitation for Edna Wisebart (1912), 1896 Masons card for Benjamin W. Wisebart, Drefoos family history (1996), Jacobs and Wisebart Family Tree, memorial to Rosetta Wisebart (1918) by the Council of Jewish Women, and copy of a 1881 advertisement for Ben Wisebart The Wide Awake Clothier on Larimer Street. Second folder contains Marriage Certificate for Edna Wisebart and Harry L. Wohlgemuth, dated October 6,...

Lesem Family, circa 1865

Identifier: B063.05.0053.00059
Overview Formal studio portrait of Celestine Lesem sitting between her parents, Mr. and Rebecca Lesem. Celestine married Ben Wisebart.