Bernard “Bunny” Berigan and Donald Berigan, Fox Lake
A young Bernard Berigan in Fox Lake with his brother Donald and dogs Tubby and Rover. Bernard grew up to become Bunny Berigan, a renowned jazz trumpeter who performed with Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Gene Krupa, and other greats of the big band era. He died of alcohol-related health issues at the age of 33.
via: Harriet O’Connell Historical Room, Fox Lake Public Library by way of University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
listen: “I Can’t Get Started With You,” Bunny Berigan and His Boys, 1937