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Chauncey Mitchell Depew (1834–1928)

Depew, Chauncey Mitchell. An American lawyer; born in Peekskill, NY, April 23, 1834; died in 1928. He was president of the New York Central and Hudson River R. R. Co. (1885–99). Noted as a political orator and an after-dinner speaker. Published ‘Orations and After-Dinner Speeches’ (1890).