Memorial Record of the Northern Peninsula of Michigan (Google eBook)

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Lewis Publishing Company, 1895 - Biography - 642 pages
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Page 69 - He is also a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Knights of Pythias, and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
Page 70 - The specific and distinctive office of biography is not to give voice to a man's modest estimate of himself and his accomplishments, but rather to leave the perpetual record establishing his character by the consensus of opinion on the part of his fellowmen.
Page 393 - Socially, he is identified with the Knights of Pythias, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, the Ancient Order of United Workmen, the Modern Woodmen of America, and the Knights of the Maccabees.
Page 66 - ... sundries, and his trade has reached gratifying proportions, bringing him a substantial annual income. Mr. Long exercises his right of franchise in support of the men and measures of the republican party, with which he has been connected since attaining his majority.
Page 533 - Mason and a member of the Mystic Shrine. He also belongs to the Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
Page 34 - Every person has two educations, one which he receives from others, and one, more important, which he gives himself.
Page 169 - Barr is a republican, interested in the work of the party and doing all in his power to promote its growth and insure its success.
Page 290 - His study of the slavery question in every phase led him to become an abolitionist and when the republican party was formed to prevent the further extension of slavery in the north he joined its ranks and has never wavered in his support thereof to the present time.
Page 7 - Worcester in honor of Mr. Harlow's native city. We began by chopping off the trees and brush at the point of rocks, near the brick blacksmith shop just south of the shore end of the Cleveland Co.'s ore docks.
Page 70 - The office of biography is not to give voice to a man's modest estimate of himself and his accomplishments, but rather to leave upon the record the verdict establishing his character by the consensus of opinion on the part of his neighbors and fellow citizens.

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