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WILLIAM H. TIPTON


Photo credit:

Courtesy of HistoricCamera.com

 

 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1897-1898 Republican
 Counties   Adams

Biography

08/05/1850 - 09/20/1929

TIPTON, William Henry, a Representative from Adams County; born, August 5, 1850 in Gettysburg, Adams County, Pa.; elected, burgess, Gettysburg (4 terms); elected, council, Gettysburg; photographer; contributor to Wilson’s Journal, the British Journal, and Photographic Mosaics; elected to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives as a Republican in 1896; not a candidate for reelection to the House (1898); died, September 20, 1929 in Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania; interred, Evergreen Cemetery, Adams County, Pennsylvania.

 

 

Bibliography

Tipton, William H.  Catalogue of Tipton’s Photographic Views of the Battle-field of Gettysburg, Gettysburg Monuments, Gettysburg Groups, Etc. Gettysburg, PA: W.H. Tipton, 1886.

Tipton, William H.  Catalogue of Tipton’s Photographic Views of the Battle of Gettysburg. Gettysburg, PA: J.E. Wible, 1894.