Contributed by Maine Historical Society
Alonzo Garcelon of Lewiston (1813-1906), a physician who served as Maine's surgeon general during the Civil War, was mayor of Lewiston in 1871-1872 and governor of Maine in 1879-1880.
A delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1856, he switched parties and became a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1888.
About This Item
- Title: Alonzo Garcelon, Lewiston, ca. 1879
- Creation Date: circa 1879
- Subject Date: circa 1879
- Town: Lewiston
- County: Androscoggin
- State: ME
- Media: Lithograph
- Dimensions: 19 cm x 11.4 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 420, Box 12/18
- Collection: John S. H. Fogg autograph collection
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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