Porter Hamilton, of the firm of Hamilton Bros., dealers in farm machinery and lumber, was born in Ill.; moved to Cedar Rapids, Ia., in 1872; thence to Mapleton in the autumn of 1877, and engaged in his present business. During 1881, his sales of farm machinery amounted to $25,000.
Biographical Sketch of Porter Hamilton
MLA Source Citation:History of Western Iowa: Its Settlement and Growth. Sioux City: Western Publishing Company. 1882. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 29 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/iowa/biographical-sketch-of-porter-hamilton.htm - Last updated on Aug 3rd, 2012
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