Party affiliation: Republican
Practiced medicine, Rutland, Vermont, until 1888. Surgeon-general of Vermont, 1878-1879. Was treasurer Rutland Railroad Company, 1880-1886.
President Vermont State Trust Company, 1881-1886. Treasurer Addison R.R., 1880-1886, etc. President Howe Scale Company, since 1888, Baxter National Bank, since 1904.
Secured 1st charter for City of Rutland, Vermont, and elected 1st mayor, 1893. Vermont commissioner Chicago Exposition, 1893, Mexican National Exposition, 1895.