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Catalog Number 00002
Object Name Portrait
Description Frederick Marion Hubbell by Charles A. Cumming. 1839-1930. Financier, R.R. promoter, insurance, real estate. Born in Huntington, Connecticut, January 17, 1839. Removed to Des Moines, Iowa, 1855. Removed to Sioux City, Iowa 1856, taking a position in the land office. Removed to Des Moines again in 1861 taking employment in the law office of Casady & Polk. Promoter and builder of railroads and the Des Moines Water Works.

Organized the Equitable Life Insurance Company of Iowa, 1867, serving as its president, 1888-1907. Head of the firm of F.M. Hubbell, Sons, and Company, Inc. President of Home for the Aged, Des Moines, 1894-1930. Died in Des Moines, Iowa, November 11, 1930.
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