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Chester & Delaware River R. R. Co., Delaware River
Ferry Co. of N. J., Gettysburg & Harrisburg R'y Co.,
Middletown & Hummillstown R. R. Co., Morristown
Junction R. R. Co., Morristown & Main Line Connect-
ing R. R. Co., North East Pa. R. R. Co., Perkiomen
R. R. Co., Phila. & Chester Valley R. R. Co., Phila. &
Frankford R. R. Co., Phila., Harrisburg & Pittsburgh
R. R. Co., Phila., Newtown & N. Y. R. R. Co., Phila.,
Reading & Pottsville Telegraph Co., Phila. & Reading
Terminal R. R Co., Pickering Valley R. R. Co., pore
Reading R. R. Co., Reading Belt R. R., Reading &
Columbia R. R. Co., Rupert & Bloomsburg R. R. Co.,
Schuylkill & Lehigh R. R. Co., Schuylkill Navigation
Co., Schuylkill Valley Navigation & R. R. Co., Shamo-
kin, Sunbury & Lewisburg R. R. Co., Slatington R. R.
Co., Stonycreek R. R. Co., Swedes Ford Bridge Co.,
Tamaqua, Hazleton & Northern R. R. Co., Washington
& Franklin R'y Co., Williams Valley R. R. Co.. Wil-
mington & Northern R. R. Co.; sec. Reading Co. and
Philadelphia Grain Elevator Co. Progressive; pres-
by'n. Mem. Nat. Geog. Soc, Chm'n Spring Garden
Div. Reading R'y Dep't Y. M. C. A. Clubs: Okie York
Road Country (Jenkintown, Pa.), Bucks County
Country (Langhorne, Pa.). Residence: 506 Oak Lane,
Oak Lane, Philadelphia. Address: 420 Reading Ter-
minal, Philadelphia, Pa.

HARE, MONTGOMERY

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, Feb. 5, 1S70; s. J. Montgomery
and Mary (Meredith) Hare; grad. Yale, A.B., 1893-
Columbia Univ. Law Sch., LL.B., 1897; m. 1908. Con-
stance, d. John E. and Mary Mclllvaine Parsons; chil-
dren: Meredith, b. 1909; Montgomery, b. 1911. Ass't
corp'n counsel City of N. Y., 1901-190G; now mem.
law firm of Rush & Hare. Candidate for Alderman,
39th Assembly Dist., N. Y. City, 1905. Managed at
Albany, campaign of Edward M. Shepard for U. S.
Senator, 1911, at request of com.; prominent in org'n
of N. Y. City Fusion campaign of 1911; mem. Exec.
Com. Mitchel Campaign Com., 1913. Independent
Democrat. Mem. Ass'n Bar Citv of N. Y., and Com.
on Admissions thereof. Clubs: Union, Knickerbocker,
Midday, Racquet and Tennis, Tuxedo Country Resi-
dence: 109 E. 64th St. Address: 20 Exchange Place,
N. Y. City.

HARE, WILLIAM

Insurance mg'r; <b. Orange, N. J., Feb 21, 1873- s J.
Montgomery and Mary (Meredith) Hare; attended
Groton Sch., Groton, Mass.; grad. Yale Univ., Ph.B.,
1S96; unmarried. Mg'r Norwich Union Fire Ins Soc.
Mem. Delta Psi fraternity. Clubs: University, St. An-
thony, Down Town Ass'n. Residence: 20 E. 75th St-
Address: 59 John St., N. Y. City.

HARE-POWEL, ROBERT JOHNSTON

Lawyer; b. Newport, R. I., May 4, 1855; s. Samuel
and Mary (Johnston) Powel; on paternal side de-
scended from Hare-Powel, Hare, Willing and Shippen
families of Philadelphia; from the de Veaux and Bar-
well families of S. C. : Verplanck, Beekman, Provoost.
Van Courtlandt and Schuyler families of N. Y. ; on
maternal side from the Johnston, Gilbert, Taylor and
Hind families of Jamaica, W. I., and of Scotland ana
England; ed. by tutors in Philadelphia and Newport



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until 1872, after that at Mr. Fay's Sen., Newport, ana
Harvard, A.B., 1878; m. Morristown. N. J., June 1. 1887.
Elizabeth Butler Crosby, d. John P. Crosby, of N.
City; children: EUzalbeth, b. Nov. 11, 1889; John, D.
July 6, 1893 (died, July 24, 1S93); Robert Johnston t>.
Nov. 23, 1895. Admitted to Philadelphia Bar, Nov.
18, 1882, entering law office of uncle-in-law. John G.
Johnson; removed to N. Y. City In 1886 and became
partner, successively of Crosby & Crosby (William &
Crosbv and Ernest H. Crosby), 1886-1890; Crosby &
Powel (E. H. Crosby retiring), 1890-1891; Powel &
Kropf, 1892-1898, and since then on his own account.
Practice has been largely in mg'mt of estates, acting
as trustee, executor and administrator, etc. Traveled
for pleasure in Europe. Canada, and as far as the
middle part of U. S. Independent in politics. Epis-
copalian. Alpha mem. Delta Kappa Epsilon, also of
Institute of 1770, Athletic Ass'n and Rifle Club, all ot
Harvard (class 1878). Director since 1838 and formerly
counsel for Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hosp. ot
N. T. Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. T., Pa. Hist. Soc.
Recreations: Field sports. Clubs: Ardsley; formerly
mem. several Philadelphia clubs. Residence: Ardsley-
on-Hudson, and Newport, R. I. Address: 19 Cedar St.,
N. Y. City.

HARGITT, CHARLES WESLEY

Educator; b. Lawrenceburg, Ind., March 28, 1852; s.
Thomas and Mary Fisher (Lynas) Hargitt; ed. Moores
Hill Coll., B.Sc, 1877; Ohio Univ., Ph.D., 1890; grad.
student Mass. Inst. Technology, 1884-1885; m. Moores
Hill Ind., July 26, 1S77, Susan Eliza Wood; children:
Frank W., b. March 30, 1879; George T., b. Feb. 13,
1881; Charles Andrews, b. April 19, 1883. Ordained to
ministry, 1877; prof. Moores Hill Coll., 1885-188S;
Miami Univ., 1888-1891; head prof, zoology Syracuse
Univ. since 1891; dir. of laboratories; ass't dir. Cold
Spring Biol. Laboratory, 1891-1893. Travelled and
studied extensively in Europe 1894, 1903, 1910-1911.
Author: Outlines of General Biology; contb'r to vari-
ous scientific books and journals in Europe and
America. Mem. A.A.A.S. (sec. 1895, v.-p. 1903), Soc of
Naturalists, Soc. Zoologists, Washington Acad. Soc,
Phi Beta Kappa Soc, Sigma Xi fraternity. Trustee
Marine Biol. Laboratory since 1900; pres. Syracuse
Acad. Sciences, 1896-1899; pres. N. Y. State Science
Teachers' Ass'n, 1899. Club: University. Residence:
909 Walnut Av. Address: Syracuse Univ., Syracuse,
N. T.
HARKNESS, CHARLES WILLIAM

Lawyer; b. Monroeville, Ohio, Dec. 17, 1860; s. Stephen
V. and Anna M. Harkness; grad. Yale Univ. 1883, Co-
lumbia Law Sen. 1888; m. Philadelphia, Pa., 1896, Mary
Warden. Entered business as clerk; upon death of
father appt'd administrator of estate. Dir. Chicago,
Milwaukee & St. Paul R'y Co., N. Y. Trust Co., South-
ern Pacific Co., Tilden Iron Mining Co. Clubs: Uni-
versity, Morris Country Golf, Riding, N. Y. Yacht.
Down Town. Address: 26 Broadway, N. Y. City.

HARKNESS, DAVID WEILD

Lawyer, banker; b. Matteawan, N. Y. ; s. Rev. James
(M.D.) and Jane (Weild) Harkness; ed. Rutgers Coll.,
class of 1866, Columbia Coll. Law Sen., LL.B., 1873; un-
married. Clerk In 9th Nat. Bank, N. Y. City, 1866-1871;
admitted to N. Y. Bar, 1873, and subsequently to the
U. S. Dist. and Circuit Courts; practised law, 1873-
1888, when failing health compelled withdrawal from
active practise. Cashier of Clinton Bank, N. Y. City,
1888-1890; cashier of Nat. Bank of Cold Spring on
Hudson, 1890-1913. Mem. Met. Museum of Art, Am.
Museum Natural History, N. Y. City. Residence: Cold
Spring, N. Y.

HARKNESS, WILLIAM

Merchant; t>. Ireland; s. David and Isabel (McCrea)
Harkness; ed. Brooklyn public schools; m. Mary A.
Thompson; children: Isabel, Grace, W. H. Roy, Violet,
Natalie. Pres. Nassau & Dutchess Fire Ins. Co.; v.-p.
Kings County Trust Co.; dir. N. River Fire Ins. Co.,
Williamsburgh City Fire Ins. Co., Pacific Fire Ins. Co.,
U. S. Title Co.; trustee Emigrant Industrial Savings
Bank. Pres. B'd of Assessors, Brooklyn, two years;
mem. B'd of Ed'n, Brooklyn and Greater N. Y., 25
years. Mem. Hanson Place Methodist Ch., Brooklyn
(trustee 21 years). Mem. Brooklyn League; sup't
Hanson Place Sunday Sen., Brooklyn, many years.
Club: Hamilton. Address: 156 Montague St., Brook-
lyn, N. Y.



HARMON, BENJAMIN SMITH

Lawyer; b. Three Mile Bay, N. Y., Dec. 15, 1859; s.
Gaius N. and Orpha I. (Smith) Harmon: ed. Malone
Acad., Malone, N .Y.; Dartmouth Coll., A.B., 1882; Co-
lumbia Law Sch., LL.B., cum laude. 1885; m. N. Y., June
3, 1S97, Helen Lockwood Ketcham. Mem. firm of
Krauthoff, Harmon & Matthewson. Republican. Mem.



Phi Beta Kappa Soc, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Ass'n Bar
City of N. Y.. X. E. Soc, Sons of Revolution, Pilgrims
of N. Y. Clubs: Metropolitan, Union League, Racquet
and Tennis, N. Y. Yacht, Automobile of America, City
Midday, Country of Westchester, Rumson Country,
Sleepv Hollow Country, Apawamis. Residence: 30 E.
55th St. Address: 55 Wall St., N. Y. City.

HARMON, CLIFFORD BURKE

Real estate broker; b. Urbana Ohio. July 5, 1868; s.
William R. (U. S. Army officer) and Mary (Wood)
Harmon; m. Louise Benedict. Travelled in South
America, Africa, Asia, Japan and many other coun-
tries. Pres. Clifford B. Harmon & Co., N. Y. Suburbs
Co.; pres .and dir. Tuckahoe Associates, Harmon Park
Co., Chatsworth Associates; dir. Met. Associates, First
Nat. Bank, Croton on Hudson. Mem. Wood, Harmon
& Co. Recreations: Aeronautics, automobiling, yacht-
ing, hunting, riding. Clubs: Auto (America), Aeronaut
of America, Sewanahaka Yacht, Larchmont Yacht,
Strollers, N. Y. Athletic, Transportation, Rocky Moun-
tain, Hardware. Residence: Greenwich, Conn. Ad-
dress: 315 Madison Av., N. Y. City.

HARMON, WILLIAM E.

Real estate operator; mem. Wood, Harmon & Co ;
v.-p. and dir. Bank of Flatbush; pres. and dir. Brook*
lyn Associates, Brooklyn Development Co.. Greater N.
Y. development Co., Kingsboro Realty Co., United
Cities Realty Corp'ns, Wood-Harmon Warranty Corp'n,
Wood-Harmon Bond Co., Wallaston Realty Co.; v.-p.
and dir. Boston Land Improvement Co., New England
Improvement Co., dir. Flatbush Associates, N. Y.
Mortgage & Security Co., N. Y. Title Ins. Co., Me-
chanics' Bank of Brooklyn. People's Trust Co. Resi-
dence: 125 Willow St., Brooklyn. Address: 261 Broad-
way, N. Y. City.
HARNED, ROBERT ELLSWORTH

Librarian; b. New Haven. Conn., Oct. 31, 1877; s.
James Henry and Phebe Janet (Bull) Harned; ed.
Rochester (N. Y.) Free Acad., Wesleyan Univ., A.B.,
1899; Drew Theol. Sem., B.D., 1903; m. Madison, N. J..
May 26, 1903, Sadie Belle Whittlesey; children: Herbert
Whittlesey, b. March 21, 1905 (deceased); Robert Ells-
worth, Jr., b. July 4, 1908; Curtis Whittlesey, b. April
26, 1910. Ass't editor Missionary Soc. of M. E. Ch.,
March, 1903-Dec 31, 1906; ass't editor B'd of Foreign
Missions of M. E. Ch., 1907-1912; librarian Drew Theol.
Sem. since Sept. 1, 1912. Methodist; mem. N. Y. East
Conf. M. E. Ch. Mem. Psi Upsilon fraternity. Recrea-
tions: Golf, tennis, photography. Address: Madison,
N. J.
HARNED, VIRGINIA

Actress; b. Boston, Mass.; m. 1896, Edward H. Soth-
ern. First appeared in N. Y. in A Long Lane, or Green
Meadows, Fourteenth St. Theatre, 1890; later leading
lady under management Daniel Frohman; starred
in r81e of Trilby, Park Theatre. Boston. Played for
a few seasons in E. H. Sothern's company; more re-
centlv has starred in La Belle Marseillaise, The Love
Letter. Address: 37 W. 69th St., N. Y. City.

HARPER, JOHN BELL

Banker; b. Philadelphia, Pa., Aug. 16, 1847; s.
Thomas Esmonde and Elizabeth Ann (Bell) Harper;
ed. public schs. of Philadelphia; m. Philadelphia, April
20, 1876, Kate D. La Lanne. Entered Southwark Nat.
Bank, 1865, as gen. clerk; filled all positions up to
pres., which office now holds. Served 4 months as
private in 196th Pa Reg't previous to close of Civil
War. Republican; Presby'n. Trustee Bedford St.
Mission, Second Presby'n Ch., Philadelphia. Club:
Union League. Residence: 2105 Pine St. Address:
Southwark Nat. Bank, Philadelphia, Pa.

HARPER, JOSEPH HENRY

Publisher; b. N. Y. City, June 23, 1850; s. Joseph W.
and Ellen Urling (Smith) Harper; ed. Nazareth Hall,
Nazareth, Pa.; Fay's Sch., Newport. R. I.; Friedrichs-
dorf Mil. Acad., and one year at Frankfort-on-Maln;
m. "Brightside," West Farms, N. Y., June 5, 1874, Mary
Say Hoe; children: Fletcher, Richard March Hoe, Mrs.
L. L. Benedict, Jr., J. Henry, Jr., John. V.-p. Harper
& Bros. Clubs: Century, Authors, Racquet and Tennis,
Rockaway Hunting, Deal Golf, Parachenee. Resi-
dence: "Brightside." Allenhurst, N. Y. Address: Care
Harper & Bros., Franklin Sq., N. Y. City.

HARRAR, JAMES AITKEN

Physician; b. Williamsport, Pa., Aug. 5, 1877; s. Ell-
wood Scott and Elizabeth R. (Aitken) Harrar; ed.
Univ. of Pa., Coll. Dep't, 1895-1897: Univ. of Pa., Med.
Dep't, 1901, M.D. ; m. Florence L. Humiston, of Cleve-
land, O., Oct. 30, 1909; one son, William H. Harrar, b.
Oct. 19, 1911. Four years resident in hosps. in Phila-
delphia and N. Y. City: now attending surgeon to the
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since 1904. Republican; Presbyterian. Fellow Am. Ass'n
Obstetricians and Gynecologists. N. Y. Acad, of Medi-
cine; mem. Am. Med. Ass'n, N. Y. Co. Med. Soc, N. Y.
State Med. Soc, Alumni of N. Y. Hosp., Univ. of Pa.
Alumni Med. Soc, Phi Kappa Psi fraternity, Mask and
Wig Club of Philadelphia. Address: 29 B. 77th St.,
N. Y. City.

HARRIMAN, FLORENCE JAFFRAY

Born N. Y., July 21, 1870; d. Francis W. J. and
Caroline E. (Jaffray) Hurst; ed. Mrs. Lockwood's
private classes, N. Y. City; m. N. Y. City, Nov. 13,
1889, J. Borden Harriman; one d.: Ethel Borden, b.
Dec. 12, 1897. Address: 35 E. 49th St., N. Y. City.

HARRIMAN, OLIVER

Banker, broker; b. N. Y. City, Nov. 29, 1862; s-
Oliver and Laura (Low) Harriman; grad. Princeton
Univ., A.B., 1883; m. N. Y. City, Jan. 28, 1891, Grace
Carley; children: Oliver Carley, John, Borden 2d. With
Winslow, Lanier & Co., 1883-1887; mem. Harriman &
Co., bankers and brokers, since 1888, now head or
firm. Private 8th Reg't, N.G.N. Y., promoted 2d lieut..
Co. F, 1S88; a.-d.-c. to Gen. Fitzgerald, First Brigade,
N. Y., 1894; commissary of subsistence, rank of major.
Clubs: The Brook, N. Y. Yacht, Metropolitan, Univer-
sity, Knickerbocker, Racquet, Westchester Country.
Residence: 34 E. 52d St. Address: 111 Broadway, N. Y.
City.

HARRINGTON, CHARLES L.

Educator; b. Paxton, Mass., Mar. 9, 1847; s. Loammi
and Caroline (Goodale) Harrington; ed. Worcester
(Mass.) High Sch.; Amherst Coll., B.A., 1870, M.A.,
1S95; m. Amherst, Mass., April 13, 1871, Harriet
Frances Ward. Principal Greenfield (Mass.) High
Sch., 1870-1874, and Winchester (Mass.) High Sen.,
1874-1881; prof, mathematics, Mass. Agr'l Coll., 1881-
1882; head master of Shattuck Military Sch.. Minn.,
1882-1884; Dr. Sach's Collegiate Inst., N. Y. City, 1884-
1904; supervisor of lectures and concerts, Brooklyn
Inst. Arts and Sciences, 1904-H908; since 1908, public
lecturer on scientific subjects; lecturer in public
lecture courses in N. Y. City; and in the courses be-
fore the Brooklyn Inst. Arts and Sciences. Mem. Co.
F, 42d Reg't Mass. Vols., 1864; pres. Schoolmasters'
Ass'n of N. Y. and Vicinity, 1892-1893; Physics Club
of N. Y., 1903-1904. Organist and choirmaster N. Y.
City Churches. 1884-1901. Author: High School Arith-
metic (Maemillan); Grammar School Physics (Am
Book Co.); has written many articles on topics of in-
terest to teachers in preparatory schools. Address:
520 W. ]14th St., N. Y. City.

HARRINGTON, HOWARD SAWYER

Lawyer; b. Brooklyn, N. Y., May 30, 1879; s. late
Louis A. and Catherine S. Harrington; grad. Columbia
Univ., A.B., 1899; A.M., LL.B., 1902; m. Petersburg, Va.,
June 14, 1905, Anne Pickrell McKenney. Specialist in
admiralty and insurance law, senior mem. Harring-
ton, Bigliam & Englar, lawyers. Mem. Am. Bar Ass'n,
N. Y. State Bar Ass'n, N. Y. City Bar Ass'n, Maritime
Daw Ass'n of U. S., Maritime Ass'n of Port of N. Y.,
Va. Hist. Soc, Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity, St.
George's Soc. of N. Y., Veteran Corps of Artillery,
Soc. of the Cincinnati. Clubs: Calumet, Fencers,
Ardslev, Sleepy Hollow, Whitehall, Columbia Univ.,
Racquet (Philadelphia), Royal Thames Yacht (Lon-
don). Residence: "Berwick Hall," Irvington-on-Hud-
son, N. Y. Address: 64 Wall St., N. Y. City.

HARRINGTON, JOHN F.

Lawyer; .b. N. Y. City, Oct. 13, 1874; s. Cornelius and
Nellie (O'Sullivan) Harrington; ed. Fordham Univ.,
A B 1S94, St. Francis Xavier's Coll., A.M., 1895, N. Y.
Law Sch., LL.B., 1896; m. N. Y. City, Sept. 7, 1904,
Kathryn McCormack. Admitted to bar, June, 1890;
since then engaged in gen. practice of law, N. Y. City.
Dir. N. Y. and Suburban Improvement Co., A. C. Schie-
linger Realty Co.. Illumination Development Co., Ins.,
Photographic News, Inc., Piedmont Realty Co., Inc.
Democrat; Catholic. Mem. Fordham, St. Francis
Xavier and N. Y. Law School Alumni Ass'n; N. Y.
County Bar Ass'n, Knights of Columbus. Address: 200
Fifth Av., N. Y. City.
HARRINGTON, JOHN MADISON

Lawyer; b. West Point, Ga., Nov. 1. 1874; s. William
Henry and Anna (Zachry) Harrington; grad. Univ. or
Ga., A.B., 1894; N. Y. Law Sch., B.L., 1897. Engaged in
general practice of law in N. Y. City. Mem. Ass'n Bar
City of N. Y., N. Y. Southern Soc, Kappa Alpha. South-
ern Order, Univ. of Ga. Soc. in City of N. Y. Address:
27 William St., N. Y. City.

HARRIS, ALBERT HALL

Lawyer; b. Rochester, N. Y., July 4, 186^; s. Edward
and Emma L. (Hall) Harris; grad. Univ. Rochester.



A.B., 1881; m. Watkins, N. Y., Dec. 13, 1887, Hebe
Magee Beach. V.-p. Lake Shore & Mich. Southern
R'y Co., Michigan Central R. R. Co., Cleveland, Cin-
cinnati, Chicago & St. Louis R'y Co., Pittsburgh &
Lake Erie R. R. Co., Chicago, Ind. & Southern R. R.
Co., Toledo & Ohio Central R'y Co.; gen. counsel, N.
Y. Central and Hudson River R. R. Co. Dir. Detroit
& Chicago R. R. Co., Dunkirk, Allegheny Valley &
Pittsburgh R. R. Co Geneva, Corning & Southern R.
R. Co., Lake Erie, Alliance & Wheeling R. R., Mohawk
Valley Co., N. Y. State R'ys, Schenectady R'y Co., West
Branch Coal Co., Western Transit Co., Rochester R'y
& Light Co. Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. Y., N. Y. State
Bar Ass'n, Am. Bar Ass'n. Trustee Univ. of Rochester.
Clubs: Union League, Metropolitan, University,
Adirondack League, Sleepy Hollow, University (Chi-
cago), Metropolitan (Washington). Address: Grand
Central Terminal, N. Y. City.

HARRIS, CLINTON S.

Lawyer; b. Brooklyn, Sept. 20, 1849; s. Francis and
Caroline (Barnes) Harris; ed. in public schools Eliza-
beth, N. J., Dr. Pingry's Private Sch., and by private
study, Columbia Daw Sch., LL.B.; m. Brooklyn, N. Y.,
March 23, 1881, Julia S. Fav. Lawyer practising in N.
Y. City since 1877. Mem. law firm of Harris, Corwln,
Gunnison & Meyers. Republican; Universalist. Recre-
ations: Bowling, golf, summer travel. Clubs: Munic-
ipal, Rowling 'Green (Brooklyn), Westfield Golf,
Young Republican, Universalist (N. Y. City). Address:
220 Marlborough Road, Flatbush, Brooklyn, N. Y.

HARRIS, EMERSON P.

Broker in publishing property and publisher; b.
Kennedy, Chautauqua Co., N. Y. ; s. Gilbert D. and
Mary (Stratton) Harris; ed. Jamestown Union Sch.
and Collegiate Inst.; m. Cleveland, Ohio, Ella F.
Stevens; one d.: Florence Stevens, b. 1891. Founder
The Street Railway Journal, weekly and Power,
weekly (both of N. Y. City), and The Grape Belt,
semi- weekly, Dunkirk, N. Y. ; established Selling
Magazine (monthly) in N. Y. City, May, 1906; now
Advertising and Selling Magazine; has conducted
brokerage business in N. Y. City, since 1898; recog-
nized as among the foremost authorities on the busi-
ness and economics of publishing technical, trade and
other specialized periodicals. Pres. Montclair Co-
operative Store Society. Address: Montclair, N. J.

HARRIS, GEORGE WILLIAM

Librarian; b. Pictou. Nova Scotia, 1S49; s. John F.
and Margaret Grace (Johnson) Harris; ed. Pictou
Acad, and Cornell Univ., Ph.B., 1873; m. Campbellton,
N. B., June 26, 1895, Annie Smith; one d., Dorothy M.
Harris, b. 1897. Ass't librarian, 1873-1883; acting li-
brarian, 1S83-1S90; librarian since 1890, Cornell Univ.
Editor Library Bulletin of Cornell Univ., 1SS3-1896,
and of Cornell Univ. Ten-Year-Book, 1888; contb'r to
N. Y. Nation, Library Journal, and other periodicals.
Independent in politics. Life mem. Bibliog. Soc. of
London. Pomological Soc. of America; mem. Am. Li-
brary Ass'n, Gutenberg Gesellschaft. Recreation:
Rowing. Club: Town and Gown, Ithaca. Address:
3 Grove Place, Ithaca, N. Y.

HARRIS, GIBSON WILLIAM

Clergyman; b. Albion, 111. Nov. 12, 1866; s. George
and Catherine (Smith) Harris; ed. Indiana Univ., Ken-
yon Coll., B.A.. 1889; Gen. Theol. Sem., 1892; m. St.
James Ch., N. Y. City, Jan. 30, 1906, Helen Taylor Mark-
ham, d. of Frank C. and Elizabeth Van Arsdale (Trow-
bridge) Markham. Ordered deacon, Ch. of Holr Com-
munion, N. Y. City, by Bishop Henry C. Potter acting
for the Bishop of Springfield, June, 1892; in charge of
Christ Church, Oberlin, Ohio, Sept., lS92-June, 1893:
ordained priest by Bishop Leonard of Ohio, June, 1893.
Rector St. Ann's, Morrisania, N. Y., 1893-1907; rector
Trinity Ch.. Ossining N. Y., since 1907. Editor of
Church Catechism Explained. Mem. N. Y. Churchman's
Ass'n, Alpha Delta fraternity. Address: 17 Ellis PL,
Ossining, N. Y.

HARRIS, HEATON W.

Consul gen.; b. Alliance, Ohio, April 23, 1858; s. Joel
G. and Louisa Harris (Barnaby) Harris; grad. Mt.
Union Coll., A.B., 18S2, later Ph.D.; Cincinnati Law
Sch., LL.B., 1887; m. Alliance, O., 1889, Effie Leek; one
d., Corinne L. Mem. law firm Fording & Harris, Al-
liance, 1887-1899; appt'd U. S. Consul to Mannheim,
Germany, Dec, 1899; at Nuremberg, Germany, March,
1907; U. S. consul gen.-at-large, Jan., 1909, and as-
signed as inspector of consular offices in European
dist.; U. S. consul gen. at Frankfort since Aug., 1912;
served in Citv Council, on B'd of Ed'n and B'd of
Teachers' Examiners. Republican; Methodist. Mem.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. Address: Am. Con-
sulate, Frankfurt-on-Main. Germany.



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HARRIS, MAURICE HENRY

Clergyman; b. 'London, Eng., Nov. 9, 1S59; s. Rev.
Henry L. H. and Rachel (Lewis) Harris; grad. Colum-
bia Univ., A.B., 1887; A.M., Ph.D.; m. London, Aug. 14,
1888. Kitty Green; children; Ruth, b. 1889; Naomi, b.
1891; Adriel, b. 1893. Rabbi of Temple Israel of Har-
lem, N. Y. City; since 18S2. Author: The People of the
Book (3 vols.), A Thousand Years of Jewish History,
History of the Jews of the Middle Ages, Modern Jewish
History, also many monographs and contb'ns relating
to welfare of Jewish people, and 3 vols, of Selected
Addresses. Independent; Hebrew. Mem. Ass'n of
Ph.D's of Columbia Univ., Independent Order B'nai
Brith; v.-p. Soc. for Aid of Jewish Prisoners, N. Y.
B'd of Jewish Ministers; dir. Jewish Protecting and
Aid Soc, N. Y. State Conf. of Religion; pres. and
founder Harlem Federation for Jewish Communal. Ad-
dress: 254 W. 103d St., N. Y. City.

HARRIS, MIRIAM COLES

Author; b. Dosoris. L. I., X. Y., July 7, 1834; d. Butler
Coles and Julia Anne (Weeks) Coles; a granddaughter
of General* Nathaniel Coles and a direct descendant of
the Rev. TTrancis Doughty, the first patron of New-
town and Flushing, who first preached in English on
the Island of Manhattan; ed. St. Mary's Hall, Burling-
ton, N. J., and Mme. Canda's Sch., N. Y. City; m. 1864,
Sidneys. Harris (died 1892); children: Sidney (Colum-
bia, 1887), Nathalie. Author: Rutledge, 1860; The
Sutherlands, 1862; St. Philip's; Frank Warrington;
Richard Vandermarck; A Perfect Adonis; Happy-go-
Lucky; Missy Phoebe; An Utter Failure, 1892; A Chit
of Sixteen, and Other Stories; Round-hearths; Louie's
Last Term at St. Mary's; Rosary for Lent; Dear Feast
of Lent; A Corner of Spain, 1898; the Tents of Wicked-
ness, 1907 (Appleton). etc. Address: Care Sidney
Harris, Union Club, N. Y. City.

HARRIS, SIDNEY

Lawyer; b. N. Y. City, Feb. 15, 1866; s. Sidney Smith
and Miriam Doughty (Coles) Harris; ed. St. Paul's
Sch., Concord, N. H., Columbia Coll., class 1887 (rowed
on Columbia Varsity Crew 18S6 and 1887, defeating
Harvard and Coll. of Penn. at New London); Columbia
Law Sch., 1889, A.B., JJL.B.: m. N. Y. City, Aug. 30,
1912, Kate Blanc; one d., Katharine (wife of John
Barrymore), b. Oct.- 12. 1890. Engaged in Ken. prac-
tise since admission to the bar, June, 1889. Mem.
Municipal Explosives Comm'n, Ashakan Highway
Comm'n; referee in many important cases for past 22
years. Mem. Am. Bar Ass'n, Ass'n Bar City of N. Y.,
Columbian Order. Clubs: Union, The Brook, St. An-
thony. Meadow. Residence: 68 E. S6th St. Address:
<5 Wall St., N. Y. City.

HARRIS, THOMAS JEFFERSON

Physician; b. Claremont, N. H July 25. 1865; s.
Thomas J. and Myra (Beaumont) Harris; grad. Dart-
mouth Coll., A.B., 1886; A.M.-, 1889; Univ. of Pa., M.D.,
1889; m. Lynn, Mass., Oct. 21, 1S96, Lena Breed; one
d., Elizabeth b. Sept. 15, 1903. Engaged in practise
of medicine In N. Y. City from 1891. Trustee Jennie
Clarkson Home, Baptist City Mission Soc, Memorial
Baptist Ch., Soc for Relief of Widows and Orphans
of Med. Men. Republican; Baptist. Mem. Am. Otol.
Soc, Am. Laryngol. Ass'n, Am. Med. Ass'n, N. Y. State
Med. Soc, N. Y. County Med. Soc, N. Y. Acad. Med.,
Am Laryngol., Rhinol. and Otol. Soc. (secretary), N. Y.
Otol. Soc. Theta Delta Chi fraternity. Adjunct prof,
diseases of the nose and throat, N. Y. Post-Grad. Med.



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