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GRAHAM SCOTT [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35282

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Graham Scott 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 F. G. Kernan. Graham Scott was born in Mercer, Pennsylvania and moved to Pittsburgh in 1836. He first engaged in the house and sign painting trade, then took a position with William Dilworth, Jr in the lumber business. He later tur... View more info

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THOMAS McCLURG [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35280

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Thomas Bartholomew McClurg 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 A. H. Richie. Thomas Bartholomew McClurg was born in Pittsburgh in 1819, the eldest son of Joseph McClurg, thus recipient of all the advantages which family wealth affords. After completing his education he took over... View more info

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W. P. WAMPLER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35281

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of W. P. Wampler 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 F. G. Kernan. William P. Wampler was born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania in 1844; his grandfather Jacob Wampler was a native of Germany and a pioneer of Westmoreland County, PA. At the age of seventeen, William Wampler enlisted in... View more info

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WILLIAM McCULLY [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35320

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of William McCully 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 McCully was born about 1800 near Shane's Castle in County Antrim, Ireland. He immigrated to America with his family when he was quite young, sttling in Chartiers township. As a young man, McCully learned the trade of glass-blowing... View more info

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SIMON BEYMER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35290

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Simon Beymer 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. Simon Beymer, white-lead manufacturer, Pittsburgh, was born in Ohio in 1829. In 1852 he came to Pittsburgh, and took employment with the wholesale drughouse of B.A. Fahnestock & Co., which firm was engaged in the manufacture of white-lead. ... View more info

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THOMAS S. CLARKE [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35321

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Thomas S. Clarke 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. Thomas Shields Clarke was born at Cannonsburg, PA in 1801. His grandfather came from County Antrim, Ireland and came to America in 1771 settling on a farm on Brandywine Creek near Chadsford. Thomas S. Clarke finished his education at Jef... View more info

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JOHN F. DRAVO [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35310

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of John F. Dravo 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. Born in Pittsburgh, John F. Dravo attended Allegheny College for two years, then worked in his father's coal business. In 1845 he embarked on the coal business in his own right and became a large operator in that business throughout his life.... View more info

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RICHARD EDWARDS [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35319

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; This is a steel engraved portrait of Richard Edwards 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 print measures 10" by 7" with the image and facsimile autograph centered; protective tissue guard in place. Richard Edwards, born in 1803 at Binghamton, NY, moved to Pittsburgh in 1824 and became a prominent Pittsburgh businessman. He started as a clerk in the drygoods business of William Bell. He advanced rapidly and became a partner in the... View more info

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RICHARD EDWARDS [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35297

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Richard Edwards 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 A. Warner & Co. Edwards was a member of the 48th Pennsylvania Volunteers and a well respected citizen of Pittsburgh. View more info

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CALVIN WELLS [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35303

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Calvin Wells 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. Calvin Wells was born in Gebesee, NY in 1827. In 1850, Wells entered into a partnership with Dr. C. G. Hussey in the copper business with a mill and a warehouse in Pittsburgh. By 1852 they were in the bacon and pork business under the name of H... View more info

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DANIEL BUSHNELL [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35295

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Daniel Bushnell 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 A. Warner & Co. Daniel Bushnell was born in 1808 in New York City where his father worked as a ship-carpenter in the same yards where Robert Fulton built his first steamboats. In 1813 the Bushnell family moved to Pittsburgh whe... View more info

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CHARLES F. SPRANG [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35309

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Charles F. Sprang 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. View more info

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SAMUEL KIER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35308

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Samuel Kier 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. Samuel M. Kier settled in the upper part of East Deer township in Pennsylvania. The first petroleum found in this region was discovered by drillinbg for salt on this property and was named "Kier's Petroleum or Rock-Oil." Much of the oi... View more info

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T. L. WHITE [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

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

Seller ID: 35270

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of T. L. White 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 F. G. Kernan & Co. Thomas L. White (1853- ) was born in McKeesport, PA and was a successful physician in that town for many years. Dr. White was President of the McKeesport Light Company and of the Black Oil Company, and owner of t... View more info

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J. W. PORTER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35289

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of J. W. Porter 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. Captain J. W. Porter was a native of New York City and came to Allegheny County in his youth. At twenty he entered into a successful career as a riverman. In the space of 15 years he amassed a fortune. During the War he was in government emplo... View more info

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COURT HOUSE, PITTSBURGH [Steel Engraving]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

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

Seller ID: 35337

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraving of the Court House in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 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 plate measures 10" by 7" with the centered engraving 6.5" v 5.3"; protective tissue guard in place. Engraved by James R. Rice & Sons. View more info

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MICHAEL SIMON [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

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

Seller ID: 35275

Condition: Very Good


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 trad... View more info

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D. O. CUNNINGHAM [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

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

Seller ID: 35277

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Dominick O. Cunningham 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. Dominick O. Cunningham was president of the D. O. Cunningham Glass Company of Pittsburgh. He was born in Norway in 1834 and received early training in the glass business. The Cunningham family's glass business was originally establis... View more info

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T. J. VANDERGRIFT [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35278

Condition: Very Good


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 i... View more info

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F. M. HUTCHINSON [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35279

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of F. M. Hutchinson 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 James R. Rice & Co.. F. M. Hutchinson was born in Philadelphia in 1827. At an early age he worked with General Dan Taylor on the enlargement of the Morris Canal; then under Major Moor on the NY & Erie Railroad. In 1850 he becam... View more info