02 June 2015

On This Day: Gellers named Philadelphia Treasurer


Richard G Gellers became Philadelphia’s Treasurer On This Day in 1891. He succeeded John Bardsley. 

Source:

The Evening Herald. (Shenandoah, Pa.), 2 June 1891. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.  

 

On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.
                
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.