Gallery #5 PEOPLE, SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS, CHURCHES
Gagen, Dr. E. T.

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Record 200/2101
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Photographer Parker's Studio or M. M. Hazeltine
Description Residence of Dr. E. T. Gagen, Haines. "He is one of the most successful physicians in Baker County, and an honored citizen of Haines. Born in Dublin, Ireland, June 1, 1858, he received his professional education in the Royal College of Surgeons and King and Queen College of Physicians, graduating in 1880. He then entered tile service of the Royal Mail Steamship Co., remaining a year. Moving to the United States, he located at Sabetha, Kansas, practicing there with signal success for five years. During this time lie served as a member of the board of pension examiners, having been appointed under both President Arthur's and Cleveland's administrations. In 1887 lie moved to Oregon, locating at Heppner, remaining there nearly eight years. Moving then to Baker County, he has since practiced at Haines. He is married to Miss Geraldine Clark, of Heppner, and his home, which is the model of refinement, is the center of a large and warm circle of friends."
Source: p. 23, Souvenir Edition. Morning Democrat, Bowen & Small, Publishers, May 20th, 1898.
Object ID 1980.1.560
Place Haines
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