Portrait of Albert Sholes

Title

Portrait of Albert Sholes

Description

Portrait of Albert Seymour Sholes. Albert Sholes (1844-1931) was born in North Branch, Michigan and arrived in Oregon in 1901. He initially partnered with Edward Schulmerich and Edward Russell on the Hillsboro Commercial Bank, but soon moved to Cornelius to run the Cornelius State Bank. He also served as Mayor of Cornelius from 1911-1912, and founded the town's volunteer fire department. His house in Cornelius still stands, and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
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Date Created

circa 1890s

Medium

albumen prints

Language

English

Identifier

CORpic_062

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 the Cornelius Public Library at library@ci.cornelius.or.us.