Emil Joseph Burger's Barber Shop, ca early 1920s

Emil Joseph Burger is the heavy gentleman in the center back. The bar and mirror in the back is now in the Stafford building. The bar was built by a Mr. Matzske, probably Edward.

Contributed by Dianna Burger May

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