THOMAS LIGGETT [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

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1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Thomas Liggett ( 1779-1854) extracted from Cushing's History of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Including its Early Settlement... also Portraits of Some of its Prominent Men. Chicago: A. Warner & Co., 1889. The portrait measures 10" by 7" with the image and facsimile autograph centered; protective tissue guard in place. Engraved by E.G. Williams and Brothers. Thomas Liggett was born in County Tyrone, Ireland in 1779 and immigrated to Pennsylvania in 1791. Having apprenticed as a carpenter, he moved to Pittsburgh in 1802 and set up in building operations, simultaneously investing heavily in Pittsburgh real estate.

Title: THOMAS LIGGETT [Steel Engraved Portrait]

Author Name: Cushing, Thomas

Categories: Biography and Autobiography, 19th Century, Americana and American History,

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner & Co.: 1889

Binding: Print

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 35265

Keywords: Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Thomas Liggett