Rand, John L.

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Record 230/2101
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Collection Miscellaneous
Photographer Parker's Studio or M. M. Hazeltine
Date of photo 1898
Description John L. Rand. "Born October 28, 1861, at Portsmouth, N. H., he received his preliminary education in the public schools, and in 1879 entered Dartmouth College at Hanover, N. H., graduating at the age of 21. In 1883 he moved to Walla Walla, Wash., where he taught in Whitman College for two years. During this time he took up the study of law under the direction of Hon. N. T. Caton, and was admitted to the bar, May 1885. He then moved to Baker City where he has practiced with signal success ever since. He is all enthusiastic republican, and was elected district attorney of the sixth judicial district in 1888 and again in 1894. He also held the position of city attorney for two years prior to this. He is a member of the Elks. Knights of Pythias, Red Men and A. 0. U. W. In July 1895 he married Miss E. Packwood, of Baker City, and has one child, a boy." (Edith Packwood was daughter of William H. and Johanna Packwood.)
Source: p. 5, Souvenir Edition. Morning Democrat, Bowen & Small, Publishers, May 20th, 1898.
Object ID 1980.1.612
Place Baker City
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