Portrait of Henry Franklin Gordon

Title

Portrait of Henry Franklin Gordon

Description

A studio portrait of Henry Franklin Gordon in his mid-years. He has a longish beard and mustache that covers his lips entirely and his hair is gray on the sides. He is wearing a shirt, jacket and overcoat. A Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) medal pinned to his jacket. The GAR was a fraternal organization composed of veterans of the Union Army, US Navy, Marines and Revenue Cutter Service who served in the American Civil War. He is also wearing a round pin on his overcoat lapel and it looks like a pen in the breast pocket. Birth: March 14, 1843. In Warren Trumbull County Ohio, Death: Oct. 12, 1929. Hillsboro Washington County Oregon.
[back] Henry Franklin Gordon 1902 at the time they made a visit to Illinois and Ohio. By the Pope Studio in Forest Grove. Husband of Ellen Stewart Gordon, Father of Minnie Gordon Gates.

Date Created

1902

Subject

Gordon, Henry Franklin
Gordon, Ellen Stewart
Gates, Minnie Gordon
Local & State History

Place

Forest Grove, Oregon

Medium

photographic prints

Language

English

Identifier

FHFG_pic0305

Rights

Online access to this image is for research and educational purposes only. To inquire about permissions, order a reproduction, or for more information, please contact Friends of Historic Forest Grove at: rights@fhfg.org

Source

Judy Gates Goldman collection; Friends of Historic Forest Grove

Contributor

Pope Studio in Forest Grove