Investing in research to prevent disease on their fox farms, the Fromm brothers became key players in the development of a canine distemper vaccine.
From beaver trapping in the 1600s to fox farming in the 1930s, fashion has always ruled the fur industry.
Five brothers from Hamburg, Wisconsin, built a fox-fur empire that transformed the fur industry and played a major role in the development of a canine distemper vaccine.
For several years during 1930s, a small fox farm in rural Wisconsin dominated the international fur industry.
The Fromm Fur Farm in Hamburg, Wisconsin, became world-renowned for its trademark “bright with silver” fox furs.