"I found a photo of Mrs. F.W. Kraemer and on the back it says "Milwaukee, Oregon" So perhaps you are looking in the wrong Milwaukee ..."
Isn't that wild? Milwaukie, Oregon is a real place and most Milwaukee, Wisconsinites don't know it exists.
A very early title of one of Milwaukee, Wis.'s German papers included the "Milwaukie" spelling.
"Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950).
Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor
Indexing Milwaukee's German newspapers continuously since 2007... helping family researchers find their ancestors among Milwaukee's 99%.