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J. Horace McFarland, circa 1900.
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Black and white, head and shoulders image of man with a mustache, wearing spectacles, a suit with a vest and a tie.

Credit: Courtesy of the Pennsylvania State Archives

From his start as a printer of seed and nursery catalogues, Harrisburg, PA's J. Horace McFarland became one of the state's best known and most influential Progressives. A leader in the national city beautiful movement, he also was a moving force behind the preservation of Niagara Falls and creation of the National Park system.

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