T. J. VANDERGRIFT [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

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1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Theophilus J. Vandergrift 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. Engraving by A. H. Ritchie. Theophilus T. Vandergrift was born in Pittsburgh in 1846 and early in life embarked upon a career in the oil industry. He was broadly regarded as an authority on the production of oli and natural gas in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. He devoted much time to the study of geology and topography, particularly of Allegheny County.

Title: T. J. VANDERGRIFT [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: 35278

Keywords: Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Theophilus J. Vandergrift