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Stephen Geyer Porter (Stephen G. Porter )

Stephen Porter was a United States Representative for the state of Pennsylvania. Stephen Porter, elected under the Republican Party, served as a member of the 62nd, 63rd, 64th, 65th, 66th, 67th, 68th, 69th, 70th and 71st U.S. Congress.

Background

  • Stephen Geyer Porter, city solicitor of Allegheny, was born May 18, 1869 and since 1877 has been a resident of the Tenth and Eleventh wards, Allegheny city.

  • Major achievements

    • Mr. Porter is probable the youngest city solicitor that ever held that high office in either city, but his profound knowledge of law makes him a most capable official

    Politics

    Stephen Porter was/is a United States Representative for the state of Pennsylvania. Stephen Porter, elected under the Republican Party, served as a member of the 62nd, 63rd, 64th, 65th, 66th, 67th, 68th, 69th, 70th and 71st U.S. Congress.

    Party affiliation: Republican Party

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    Stephen Geyer Porter
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    Born May 18, 1869
    Died June 27, 1930
    (aged 61)
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    • 1888 - 1890
      Allegheny High School
    • 1890
      Allegheny High School
    • 1893
      commenced practice, a patnership with his brother , the firm "L.K & S. G. Porter"
      Pittsburgh
    • December, 1893
      was admitted to the bar
    • 1903 - 1906
      city solicitor
      city solicitor of Allegheny
    • 1911
      chairman, Committee on Foreign Affairs (Sixty-sixth through Seventy-first Congresses)
    • March 4, 1911 - 1930
      a Republican to the Sixty-second and to the nine succeeding Congresses
    • 1912
      chairman, the Republican State convention
    • 1923 - 1924
      member and chairman, the American delegation to the Second International Conference on Opium
      Geneva
    • 1926 - 1930
      chairman, the Foreign Service Buildings Commission
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