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Wednesday, December 25, 2013
On This Date in Minnesota History: December 25
December 25, 1855 – Frederick Greiner was born
on this date in Chaska, Minn. Greiner was Chaska’s mayor from 1892 to 1898; proprietor of Chaska House, the community’s first hotel, and engaged in the manufacture of brick and tile (Greiner & Corning) from
1882 to his death in 1910. Hiscream-coloredbrick home in Chaska built ca. 1870 was
named to the National Register of Historical Places on Jan. 4, 1980.
Frederick Greiner's House, Chaska, Minn. Photo takenby PamelaJ. Erickson.Released
into the public domain Dec. 25, 2013, as long as acknowledgement included.