EDWIN H. STOWE [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

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1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Judge Edwin H. Stowe 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 Samuel Sartain. Edwin H. Stowe was for forty years Judge of the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, and for many years a resident of Pittsburg. Stowe was born in Beaver county, PA in 1826. He was educated in Washington College and moved to Pittsburgh in 1846 and was admitted to the Bar in 1849; thence began a very successful law practive. In 1862 he was nominated and elected judge of the Common Pleas Court. After many re-elections, Judge Stowe had the distinction of being the oldest judge in commission in the State of Pennsylvania.

Title: EDWIN H. STOWE [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: 35300

Keywords: Pennsylvania History Pittsburgh Edwin H. Stowe