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Simeon Mills

Simeon Mills | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Quarter-length oval portrait of Simeon Mills.
Quarter-length oval portrait of Simeon Mills.
Image ID:27668
Creation Date: 1856
Creator Name:Fuller and Johnson
Collection Name:Johnson and Fuller (Photographers : Madison, Wis.) : Wisconsin souvenir from Johnson and Fuller
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 60.31
Original Dimensions:5 x 6.25 inches
He was born in Norfolk in Litchfield County, Connecticut, in 1810, and came to Wisconsin in the spring of 1836. Simeon Mills was the last treasurer of the territory in 1848. Mills worked as a banker and served as mayor of Madison in 1851 and 1854. When the first Wisconsin Legislature was organized he was elected the first Senator of Dane County. He died on June 1, 1895.
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