Tuesday, December 26, 2006

Oregon Republican League: Elder Photos

Oregon Republican League:Republican League Register of Oregon, The Register Publishing Company, 1896, page 98.

TANNER. HON. A. H. [Editor inserted: Albert H. Tanner], an attorney of Portland, was born in Washington Territory, September 9, 1855. He lived on a farm in Yamhill County, and graduated from the Monmouth College in 1874. He taught school and studied law, being admitted to the bar in 1879, and began practice in Portland, forming soon a partnership with Hon. J. C. Moreland. From 1884 to 1887 he was City Attorney, and from 1889 to 1891 Police Judge. In 1887 he formed a partnership with Hon. John H. Mitchell, which still continues. He has taken a continuously active part in politics, as a member of county and state conventions and club meetings and otherwise, and is now a nominee for the state senate.

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