Pre-1900/ Businessman, owned property in Sorel, Montreal, Quebec, St. Charles, St. Denis, Albany, New York, and Philadelphia. File characteristics: Clippings. Relates to material in and outside Montreal.
Hart/ Bavarian ancestry; born London, England; lived in Montreal. Married Catherine Brett. Settled permanently in New York City. Grandson was Bret Harte, the American writer. File characteristics: Photocopies. Relates to material in and outside Montreal.