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Watertown Sharpshooters Society

 

1853

Organized 1853

 

Shooting Park, Center Street, between North Avenue and Spaulding streets

 

1872 club officers: (source, 1872 Watertown City Directory)

 

President         Fred Kusel

Vice President    Jacob Zimmermann

Secretary         Emil Schuerer

Treasurer         Julius Goeldner

Shooting-Master   S. M. Eaton

 

 

1870

08 14       SHARPSHOOTER AND TURNERS

The State Festival of Sharpshooters and Turners, held at Milwaukee from the 18th to and 22nd insts., was numerously attended.  Delegations from the Sharpshooter’s and Turner’s societies of this city were present.  Lieut. Charles Wood, a member of the Watertown Sharpshooters, carried off one of the best prizes.  The Lieutenant is a fine shot.

 

 

 

 

Cross reference:

            1873:  mention of club grounds

 

 

 

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