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Library > Collections & Services > Collections > Rare Books & Manuscripts > Indiana Lawyers and Judges > Hoosier Legal Literaries > Samuel Wilson Parker Samuel Wilson Parker

9 Sept. 1805 - 1 Feb. 1859

Samuel W. Parker was born near Watertown, Jefferson County, New York. He moved to Connersville, Indiana, in 1928. In addition to being a lawyer, Parker was also a newspaper editor, president of the Whitewater Canal Company, and president of the Junction Rail Road Company. He served in the Indiana General Assembly and the U.S. Congress.

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Plato and His Philosophy. Indianapolis: John D. Defrees, 1848. [ISL call number: Ip* 815 no. 17]