Dorsheimer, William, 1832-1888.

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Born in Lyons, Wayne County, 5 Feb. 1832. Studied law in the office of Solomon G. Haven; admitted to the bar in 1854. Dorsheimer was instrumental in establishing the Buffalo park system.

From the description of Sketch of the life of Thomas S. Welch, 1865. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 184739306

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referencedIn Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921. Henry Watterson : papers, 1863-1946. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Dorsheimer, William, 1832-1888. Sketch of the life of Thomas S. Welch, 1865. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874. Correspondence, 1829-1874 Houghton Library
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associatedWith Buffalo Historical Society (N.Y.). corporateBody
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921. person
associatedWith Welch, Thomas C., 1819-1864. person
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Birth 1832

Death 1888

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