Two Milwaukee men made it possible - both tattoo artists. One arrived a long time ago — inAmund Dietzel.
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There are photographs of him, tattooed from neck to ankle. During his time at sea, he started getting tattooed and became good at inking others. It was an accident that Dietzel ended up in Milwaukee. His ship wrecked outside Canada and he stayed, eventually migrating here, for good.
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Dietzel opened a tattoo and shop in downtown Milwaukee and Roberts says soldiers flocked to it — from World War I to the Vietnam War. They would get their tattoos in Chicago or in Milwaukee. Much of the exhibit consists of tattoos he deed and posted on his shop wall.
There are hundreds, reflecting many classic 20th century themes — flags, eagles, pin-up girls Seeking female webcam partner Flitwick images sailors and later bikers, wanted. That that would create the outline for him to then work with the ink and needles. Jon Reiter is the other Milwaukee tattoo artist who made the exhibit possible.
City leaders called tattooing a hepatitis threat and linked with undesirable activities. So I knew that he was old guard.
And his name was always mentioned as being one of the top influential tattoo artists of early part of the 20th century. Reiter collected mounds of information about the old tattoo artist and a lot of his tools.
He convinced the museum to show case the story. He was revered internationally. Amy Misurelli Sorenson is looking at photos of him and people he inked. This is the perfect place for it. I can recognize the age of a tattoo and more times than not, he did them.
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