WILLIAM HARTMAN, SR. [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of William Hartman, Sr. 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. William Hartman was born in Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany in 1822. He was apprenticed and worked as a journeyman in the shoemaker's trade until he was 24. In 1846 he married Catherine Steinman and then immigrated to America, eventually settling in McKeesport, Pennsylvania in 1858. He made his fortune in the retail shoe and boot business and erected a large business block in Mckeesport known as Hartman's Block.

Title: WILLIAM HARTMAN, SR. [Steel Engraved Portrait]

Author Name: Cushing, Thomas

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

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

Binding: Print

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 35274

Keywords: Pennsylvania History McKeesport William Hartman, Sr