MICHAEL SIMON [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

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1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Michael Simon 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. Michael Simon was born in in 1833. He immigrated to America and settled in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania in 1853. In 1858 Simon married Maria Voelp with whom he had ten children. Having learned carpentry in Germany, he worked at that trade, eventually setting up his own business. He was very successful as a contractor, builder and owner of a planing mill.

Title: MICHAEL SIMON [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: 35275

Keywords: Pennsylvania History Allegheny County Michael Simon