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JAMES BROWN [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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

Seller ID: 35269

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of James Brown 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. Front and image are clean and nice, back has some soiling and a red mark. Engraved by A. H. Ritchie. James Brown (1780-1874) immigrated to America from Ireland. He moved with his employer from Brooklyn to Pittsburgh where they established a co... View more info

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T. L. WHITE [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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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THOMAS PENNEY [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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

Seller ID: 35271

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Thomas Penney 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 & Sons. Thomas Penney served as a Burgess of McKeesport in 1844. In 1872 the Commercial Banking Company was organized with Thomas Penney as Cashier. View more info

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JAMES P. WHITE [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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

Seller ID: 35272

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of James P. 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. James P. White (1826- ) was born in Ireland to a farming family. He preferred a more urban life and repaired to Dublin where he learned tailoring. Seeking the most productive location in which to practice his ... View more info

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H. I. GOURLEY [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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

Seller ID: 35273

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Jenry I. Gourley 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. Henry Irvin Gourley was born in Juniata County, Pennsylvania in 1838 to a peasant family. In 1876 he was elected to the City Council. Mayor Gourley took office in 1890 and his reputation for hard and honest work served him well in city hal... View more info

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WILLIAM HARTMAN, SR. [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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

Seller ID: 35274

Condition: Very Good


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 sett... View more info

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MICHAEL SIMON [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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: $12.95

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: $12.95

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: $12.95

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

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THOMAS McCLURG [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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: $12.95

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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GRAHAM SCOTT [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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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J. J. BOOTH [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35284

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of James J. Booth 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. James J. Booth was born in 1836 in Cheshire, England where early in life he worked in a cotton factory. He ran away from home in 1854 and came to America settling in Pittsburgh where he learned the bricklayer's trade. ... View more info

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C. G. HUSSEY [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner: 1889

Seller ID: 35286

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Curtis G. Hussey 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 Atlantic Publishing and Engraving. Curtis G. Hussey (1802-1893) was a merchant and copper mining entrepreneur, who founded Pittsburgh and Boston Mining Company, C. G. Hussey and Company, etc. Born on a farm, he established a lu... View more info

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O. W. SADLER, M.D. [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35287

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Oren Winslow Sadler 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, small chip at upper left corner. Dr. Oren Winslow Sadler, M.D. originally established his medical practice in Minnesota and achieved great success. After several years in Titusville, Pennsylvania, Sadler sought a greater field of operat... View more info

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E. C. CONVERSE [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35288

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Edmund Coggswell Converse 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. The Boston-born banker Edmund Coggswell Converse was not only president of the Bankers Trust Company and a founder of United States Steel; he was president and director of the National Tube Co. and National Tube Works, Co.; trustee ... View more info

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J. W. PORTER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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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SIMON BEYMER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

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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JOHN DALZELL [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35291

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of John Dalzell 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. John Dalzell (1845-1927) was born in New York City, but moved with his parents, Samuel Dalzell and Mary McDonnell Dalzell to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1847. He attended the common schools and the Western University of Pennsylvania in Pitt... View more info