Portrait - Childers, Frank

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Item Details

Title

Portrait - Childers, Frank

Subject

Badges
Hats
Law enforcement officers
Men
Pioneers
Sheriffs
Uniforms
Childers, Frank P.
Childers, Mary Adler Baker
Gaston, Joseph

Description

"Frank P. Childers, August 5, 1858 - February 27, 1915. Wearing City Marshall uniform in portrait, circa late 1890's. Came to Grande Ronde Valley with his parents in 1865, at age of seven. City Marshall from circa 1895-1900, also Deputy Marshall and County Sheriff until circa 1912. Member of various community organizations. Married Miss Mary Adler Baker in 1876. Was a partner in a livery business with her father for many years." [See: "The Centennial History of Oregon 1811-1911, Vol. III" (page 817) by Joseph Gaston.]

Creator

Anonymous

Date

1895/1899

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

(c)Eastern Oregon University. This image is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/us/). Acknowledgement of Eastern Oregon University as a source is required. For print quality images, prints, or high resolution tiff files, or commercial uses please contact the Library Director at Eastern Oregon University.

Identifier

2010.15.00281

Spatial Coverage

La Grande, OR

Provenance

Childers Collection

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