Party affiliation: Republican
Entered employ Commercial National Bank, 1870, became assistant cashier, 1878. Assisted in organizing Tenth National Bank and was its cashier, 1885-1886. Assisted in organizing Fourth St. National Bank, and was its cashier, 1886-1896, vice president, 1896-1902, president since 1902.
Was director in many corporations Was 1st president Pennsylvania Bankers’ Association.