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Catalog Number 00478
Object Name Portrait
Description George Washington McCrary by Edward J. Timmons. 1835-1890. Born at Evansville, Indiana, August 29, 1835. Removed to Iowa about 1846, settling in Keokuk, 1854. Representative, 7th Iowa G.A., 1857. Senator, 9th, 9th Extra, 10th Iowa General Assemblies, 1861-1865. Member of the 41st, 42nd, 43rd, 44th US Congress, 1869-1877. Secretary of War, 1877-1879. Judge US Circuit Court, 1879-1884. Removed to Kansas City, Missouri. General Counsel for the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad, 1884. Died in St. Joseph, Missouri, June 23, 1890. 36" x 32"
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Search Terms Chronicling America 2014
Keokuk Daily Gate City/Constitution-Democrat
Lee County