July 1949 // The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Building | milwaukee, wi

Location: The Milwaukee Journal’s Photo Studios

Address: 333 W State St, Milwaukee, WI 53203 (Now an apartment building called Journal Commons)⁠


“‘I don\’t remember any conversation. But, boy, any time I was ready to shoot, she was ready to be shot,’ recalled Ahlhauser of the day he met Marilyn Monroe.”

[Meg Jones, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 3/31/16]



NPFF | John Ahlhauser Pictures

There’s a video of him talking about photographing Marilyn at the bottom of this page [00:22:30], along with some great photos he took throughout his career.

Obituary: John Ahlhauser remembered as photography innovator

Article by Meg Jones for The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 3/31/16