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Accession Number 2015.024
Catalog Number 2015.024.012
Object Name Photograph
Description Sepia photo of Harriett Rachel Adams, wife of Senator J. Henry Miller. There is no date on the photo.
Date Unknown
Collection Robert Miller Collection
Caption Front of photograph
Notes Jacob Henry Miller was born October 3, 1865 in Licking County, Ohio. Miller was a farmer, teacher, lawyer, minister and member of the Ohio Senate. He received his education at Bethany College, Ohio Northern University, and Pettit College of Law.

A democrat, Miller served one term in the Ohio Senate between 1917-1919, and was Senate President Pro Tempore during his term. He was a member of Delta Tau Delta and a supporter of women's suffrage and prohibition.

Miller died January 5, 1919 and was buried at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark, Ohio.
Provenance Robert Miller of Michigan donated this photograph to the Ohio Statehouse Museum as part of a collection of items related to his grandfather, J. Henry Miller of Newark, Ohio.

The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board took over the care of the Statehouse and its collections in 1988.
Print size 4" x 6"
People Miller, Harriett Rachel Adams
Miller, J. Henry 1865-1920
Subjects Spouses
State government
Wives
Search Terms 82nd Ohio General Assembly
Ohio Senate
Ohio Senate President Pro Tempore