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Catalog Number 00099
Object Name Portrait
Description Malhon Parre Turner by unknown artist. 1824-1899. Physician, Public Official, Financier. Born in Boone County, Mo., October 25, 1824. First practiced medicine in Exeter, Illinois. Removed to Des Moines, 1858. Established the first Des Moines Street Railway, 1867. Served three terms as mayor of Des Moines and six years as city attorney. Died in Des Moines, October 15, 1899.

Portrait of a man; subject turned slightly left, wearing dark suit and bowtie, dark hair and beard; dark brown background. Wide gilded frame with nameplate. 34 x 30"
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