Benjamin Walker

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Title

Benjamin Walker

Subject

Portrait of Benjamin Walker with Signature

Description

Benjamin Walker was a prominent Worcester citizen who held multiple public offices, and most notably co-founded the Walker Ice Company (the only Worcester Ice Company to harvest at Salisbury Pond)

Source

Hurd, H. Duane. History of Worcester County, Massachusetts. Philadelphia: J. W. Lewis & Co, 1889. Accessed April 13, 2019. https://books.google.com/books?id=_EY4AQAAMAAJ

Publisher

J. W. Lewis & Co

Date

1899

Birth Date

Nov 8, 1808

Birthplace

Greenfield, MA

Death Date

Jan 28, 1888

Occupation

Ice Dealer, Constable, Assessor, Councilman, Alderman, Assistant Marshall, Overseer of the poor, Director of safe deposit and trust company

Collection

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Citation

“Benjamin Walker,” The Once and Future Institute Park , accessed October 24, 2020, http://hu3900-institutepark.org/items/show/163.