21 June 2010

Harrison Romanso Newcomb (1844-1910)

B.M. Newcomb wrote:

In 1863 he graduated from Hiram College, Ohio; was a teacher. In 1870 engaged in the lumber business in company with his father; afterward became a banker and was prominently connected with the financial affairs of Cleveland until his death. The last few years of his life he was president of the largest banking institution between New York and Chicago.

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