Eleanor Anderson

Interview Date: March 5, 1987
Interview Location: Interviewer’s Home
Interviewer: Yvonne Ryden
Duration: 55 minutes


Eleanor Anderson lived for a time in the Yehl house that is now the Haupt-Yehl House, home of the Morton Grove Historical Society. Her sister-in-law is Doris Huscher, whose husband Fred is also Eleanor’s cousin. Eleanor is twice related to the Fred Huschers. Fred’s mother was Clara Haupt. Eleanor is also a cousin to Dorothy Yehl, who was living in the homestead when the Historical Society acquired it.

Eleanor had much to relate about the Haupt family and their homes along Lincoln Avenue west of Austin.