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Re-enactment of 1886 Bay View Massacre set for 2013 commemoration on May 5


The 127th Anniversary Commemoration of the Bay View Tragedy will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 5, at the Bay View Historical Marker Site, S. Superior St. and E. Russell Ave., on Milwaukee’s lakefront.

For the third straight year, this year’s event will feature the popular re-enactment of the Tragedy performed by the Milwaukee Public Theatre with the Milwaukee Puppet and Mask Theatre. The traditional program — as it has been celebrated since 1986 — will also be held with the main speaker being Michael Gordon, professor emeritus of history from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee.

The pr...