With Art & Industry: 1890-1920
William Dellert
Age 25
Springfield, 1919
The following story is based on a decision made by a real person.
At the end of the story, you will find questions and activities.
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17 Portrait of Dellerts [6k]
Who was William Dellert?

It is 1920 and William and Vera Dellert Sound rent part of a house on South Second Street in Springfield. The young couple is anxious to have a home of their own.

Sears catalogs now offer not only parlor organs and other household items, but homes. The Dellerts are more than a little interested.

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