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JOHN DALZELL [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

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

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WILLIAM HARBAUGH [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35293

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of William Harbaugh 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 E. G. Kernan. William Harbaugh (1818 - ) moved to Pittsburgh from Ohio in 1845 and endeavored to engage in the pork and wool business. He often served as a commissioner for local projects. He was named Treasurer of the Sewi... 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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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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THOMAS D. MESSLER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35298

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Thomas Doremus Messler 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. Ritchie. Thomas Doremus Messler (1833-1893) of Pittsburgh, PA was born in New Jersey and initially worked for a family firm Soon he accepted a position with the New York and Erie Railroad Company in the office of the... View more info

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J. H. FLAGLER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35299

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of John Haldane Flagler 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. John Haldane Flagler was at one-time a partner of Andrew Carnegie in the steel business and later became a successful steel pipe magnate in his own right. In 1869 Flagler was founder and organizer of Nation... View more info

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EDWIN H. STOWE [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35300

Condition: Very Good


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 educa... View more info

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CHARLES W. BATCHELOR [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35302

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Charles W. Batchelor 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 John Sartain. Captain Charles W. Batchelor was a steamboat captain, a successful businessman, and a a prominent Mason. Batchelor apprenticed himself to Capt. Henry Mason, of Wheeling, on the steamer Tioga to learn to be a pi... 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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DAVID HOSTETTER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner: 1889

Seller ID: 35304

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of David Hostetter 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. David Hostetter (1819–1888) was an American businessman and banker, born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania in 1819. In 1836 he began working in a dry goods store in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and after only seven years, he endeavored to ope... View more info

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WILLIAM FREW [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35307

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of William Frew 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 Frew was born in Pittsburgh in 1826 and attended Western University of Pennsylvania. He first entered into the retail business, but when oil was first discovered in 1859, Frew and Charles Lockhart formed the partnership of Lockhart & F... 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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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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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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B. F. JONES [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35311

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of B. F. Jones 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. Benjamin Franklin Jones, Sr. (1824 - 1903) was a pioneer of the iron and steel industry in Pittsburgh and was elected President of the American Iron and Steel Association in 1885. Originally involved in the river barge industry, in the employ o... View more info

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WILLIAM A. HERRON [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35312

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of William A. Herron 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 A. Herron was born in 1821 in Pittsburgh and attended Western University. After some time i the dry-goods business he joined his father's coal business. In 1846 he and his father joined with W. H. Brown in establishing the firm o... View more info

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WILLIAM H. BROWN [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35313

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of William H. 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. William H. Brown (1815-1875) was for many years the leading and most successful coal operator in Western Pennsylvania. At an early age he was first employed on the canal and soon worked his way to owning a fleet of horses and wagons used ... View more info

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JOHN DICKSON [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35314

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of John Dickson 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. Dr. John Dickson was born in Cecil, Maryland in 1812. Of Scotch Irish descent, his father and family moved to Clinton, Allegheny County in 1821. He studied medicine with Dr. Leatherman of Cannonsburg and then attended lectures at the Univers... View more info

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THOMAS VARNER [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35316

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of Thomas Varner 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. Ritchie. Thomas Varner (1799-1883) was raised a Quaker and lived his life according to those tenets, though he never officially joined a church. His father John Varner from Lancaster, PA was a soldier in the Revolution and ... View more info

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JOHN F. JENNINGS [Steel Engraved Portrait]

By: Cushing, Thomas

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Chicago, A. Warner Co.: 1889

Seller ID: 35317

Condition: Very Good


1 pages; A steel engraved portrait of John F. Jennings 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 Fleninken Jennings was one of the hard working pioneers who laid the foundations of manufacturing and commercial activity. Early in life he applied himself to learning the printing trade and became expert in that field. In 1833 he ... View more info