History of the Swedes of Illinois ... (Google eBook)

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Ernst Wilhelm Olson, Martin J. Engberg, Anders Schön
Engberg Holmberg publishing Company, 1908 - Illinois
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Page 87 - The writer has known him intimately for the past 4 years and has found him to be a real man in the strictest sense of the word. He has served for a number of years as president of the board of school trustees and has always taken a broad and upward view of all matters pertaining to the welfare of the community.
Page 22 - Member of the American Pharmaceutical Association, and of the Sixth Decennial Committee of Revision and Publication of the Pharmacopoeia of the United States.
Page 120 - He is a Fellow of the Geological Society of America and of the American Association for the Advancement of Science...
Page 190 - For a number of years he has been an active member of the Chicago Bar Association, serving on many of its most important committees.
Page 34 - Independence and began the study of law. He was admitted to the bar in the spring of 1859 and immediately entered upon practice.
Page 112 - In 1808 the honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity was conferred upon him by Union College, and in 1814 by Dartmouth.
Page 74 - The degree of Master of Arts was conferred upon him by his Alma Mater in 1894.
Page 46 - ... served as consulting engineer during the erection of that building, and was also the consulting engineer for the new city hall. He was chairman of the commission of engineers appointed by Mayor Dunne to investigate and report upon the construction of the Illinois Telephone Company's subway in Chicago. He was one of the organizers and an active member of the Iroquois Fire Commission which revised the ordinances and regulations for the building and operating of Chicago theaters. He was also one...
Page 104 - College in the freshman year and was graduated in 1867 with the degree of AB, in the fall of the same year becoming a regular student at Princeton Theological Seminary, where he graduated in 1870.
Page 124 - Hospital. He is a member of the American Medical Association; the Illinois State Medical Society; Chicago Medical Society; the State Dental Society; and other medical and scientific organizations.

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