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Catalog Number 00016
Object Name Portrait
Description Robert Spencer Finkbine by Charles A. Cumming. 1828-1901. Legislator, Builder, Public Official. Born in Oxford, Ohio, July 9, 1828. Removed to Iowa City, Iowa, 1850; to Des Moines in 1880. Representative, 10, 11, General Assembly, 1864-1868. Member of Board of Capitol Commissioners and Superintendent of Construction, 1872-1884. Member of Des Moines Board of Public Works, 1890-1894. Died in Des Moines, Iowa, July 8, 1901.
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