Wallower, E. Z.
Title REMINISCENCES OF E. Z. WALLOWER [Harrisburg, PA].
Binding Hard Cover
Publisher Self-published [No Place]. 1941 [April 1]. (1941).
Seller ID 07-0053
Limited edition of unstated number with the copy number blank. vii, 226pp. sm8vo. Black cloth with ornate title in gilt on the front cover. Frontispiece + 9 other b/w plates. Foreword by George W. Reily (of Harrisburg, PA). Back of frontispiece signed by author 'To Russell from Edgar Z. Wallower May 28, 1941'. An Autobiography of Edgar Zollinger Wallower [1854 - 1941], a leading Harrisburg businessman & civic leader, which includes extensive genealogical information. Contains detailed accounts of his founding of the 'Daily Independent' and his founding or involvement in many other business & real estate enterprises in Harrisburg, Missouri, Oklahoma, etc. including several small railroads, the Harrisburg Railway Co., Harrisburg Electric Light Co., Harrisburg Steam Co., Penn Harris Hotel, Harrisburg Pipe & Pipe Bending Co., various hotel, mining, & gas ventures, etc. Lower corners of covers bumped, edges & endpaper slightly tanned, a touch of wear on the spine extremes o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects.
Americana States Pennsylvania Harrisburg Wallower George Reily Signed