• Ida Mackeben 1964

    Ida Mackeben (February 9, 1897-October 8, 1977) was the daughter of Henry and Lena Lambrecht Mackeben. She was the older sister of Harley Mackeben. With her brother, she managed the family strawberry…

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  • Lois Mae Lazansky Age 1

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    Lois Mae Lazansky, daughter of Charles and Hazel Hadley Lazansky, was born in February 1922 and graduated from Huntley High School in 1940. She graduated from Northern Illinois University Teacher's Co…

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  • Albert Fujimoto Service in Korea 1963

    Albert Fujimoto (1941-2003) was born in California. He and his family were detained in various internment camps during World War II. After the war they met Harley Mackeben, who recruited the family to…

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  • Mr and Mrs Shigeto Fujimoto 1975

    Shigeto (1914-1980) and Alice (1922-2002) Fujimoto had been among the Japanese detained in internments camps during World War II. In 1946, Harley and Mabel Mackeben sponsored the Fujimotos to come to…

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  • Albert Fujimoto Age 12

    Albert Fujimoto (October 12, 1941- October 18, 2003) was born in California to Japanese parents. When Pearl Harbor was attacked during World War II many Japanese residents of California, including the…

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  • John Costigan

    John Costigan was the brother-in-law of Huntley merchant William Devine. Devine was a partner in the Devine and Skeels General Store on Woodstock Street from 1876 to 1917. Costigan was married to Will…

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  • Lois Mae Lazansky

    Lois Mae Lazansky, daughter of Charles and Hazel Hadley Lazansky, was born in February 1922 and graduated from Huntley High School in 1940. She graduated from Northern Illinois University Teacher's Co…

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  • Harley Mackeben Second Grade Class 1912

    This second grade class at the Huntley School on Main Street included Harley Mackeben (1903-1984) in the second row, third from the left. Gertrude Mason was the teacher. Her class included first and s…

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  • Lois Mae Lazansky Age 4

    Lois Mae Lazansky is shown in a studio photo at about 4 years of age. She was the daughter of Charles and Hazel Hadley Lazansky. She was born in 1922 and graduated from Huntley High School in 1940. Sh…

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  • Harley and Mabel Mackeben Wedding 1947

    Harley H. Mackeben (born January 6, 1903-died December 23, 1984) was the son of Henry and Lena Lambrecht Mackeben. He was an active member of the Huntley community, having served on the District 158 S…

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  • Harley Mackeben and Albert Fujimoto 1950

    Following the release of the Fujimotos from a World War II internment camp, Harley and Mabel Mackeben sponsored Shigeto and Alice Fujimoto and their son Albert to work on the Mackeben berry farm in Hu…

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