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Catalog Number 00103
Object Name Portrait
Description Christian Wolfe Slagle by Charles A. Cumming. 1821-1882. Lawyer and founder of Agricultural societies. Born in Washington, Pennsylvania, November 17, 1821. Removed to Fairfield, Iowa, 1843. Member of law firm Slagle and Acheson, Fairfield, Iowa, for 38 years. Found of Jefferson County Agricultural Society, now Iowa State Trustee of Parsons College, Fairfield, Iowa. Regent of Iowa State University, 1868-1882; Acting President, 1877-1878. Died in Fairfield, Iowa, October 3, 1882.

37.75" x 32" Gold frame, slight cracking in corners. Plaque in front. Green background. Subject facing right. Black jacket and tie, glasses, grey hair & beard. Paint cracking.
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