The City of Scranton and Vicinity and Their
Resources - Page 3

Published by the Scranton Tribune, c1894

Scans and information provided by Rudy Kunz - April 2007
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Scranton area prominent men, from The City of Scranton and Their Resources c.1894. Click images to enlarge.

PICTURE

NAME

ABOUT

 

Dawson, Charles W

Born in Black Walnut, Wyoming Co. PA 1861. Lawyer.

 

Detweiler, Tilghman J

Born Allentown PA 1834. Manufacturer & dealer in harness, collar, horse clothing, etc. Store at 1826 North Main Ave.

 

Dickson, James P

Born Carbondale PA 1852. President of the Dickson Mfg. Co., locomotive builders. Wife Laura Reynolds of Wilkes-Barre.

 

Dunn, Alex Jr

Born Scranton PA 1866. Commercial business on Wyoming Ave. Wife Allie Lewis of Wilkes-Barre.

 

Dunn, Benjamin F

Born Dyberry PA 1850. Building Contractor. Wife Eva Keene of Dyberry PA.

 

Eckman, Horace Milton

Born Wilkes-Barre PA 1868. Musician. Director of the piano-forte department in the Scranton School of Music, 402 Lacka..Ave.

 

Fahey, John J

Born Old Forge PA 1855. Lackawanna County Sheriff. Wife Ella Lamb.

 

Ferber, Henry F

Born Pittston PA 1853. Scranton Fire Department Chief, elected under Mayor McKune.

 

Finn, Ezra

Born Clifford Twp. PA 1846. Died Scranton 1888. Building Contractor. Wife Elizabeth Coleman of Clifford.

 

Fish, Maj. John B

Born Liberty NY 1829. Superintendent of the Providence Gas & Water Co. Wife Sarah Turner

 

Frey, Clarence L

Born Glen Rock PA 1851. Doctor, Ophthalmic & aural surgeon to Lackawanna Hosp. & PA Oral school.

 

Gardner, H D

Born in Wyoming Co. 1855. Scranton physician & surgeon. Lackawanna Co. Coroner. Private Hospital at 435 Wyoming Ave.

 

Garney, James W

Born Wyoming PA 1835. Organized the business firm of Garney, Brown & Company, Punch cigar manufacturers.

 

Gates, Lowell Mason

Born Scott, Wayne Co, PA 1852. Doctor. Superintendent of Lackawanna Hospital. Wife Helen Dunn of Michigan.

 

Geigle, John

Born Wurtemburg, Germany 1863. Planing mill in South Scranton at 620-622 Elm St. Wife Carrie Smith

 

Gillespie, C Joe

Born Scranton 1864. General store at 110-112 West Market St (Providence square). Wife Margaret Keefer of Honesdale.

 

Godfrey, F S

Born Scranton 1863. Manager of the Lackawanna Valley House hotel.

 

Green, Edson M

Born Factoryville PA 1868. DDS. Scranton dentist.

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