Peter Aitken (1858- )
Born in Dundas, Canada in 1858. He was noted as being a pupil of Timothy Cole, the highly regarded American engraver. In 1893 he was awarded a medal at the World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago. In 1900 he was living in Brooklyn, New York.
Official Illustrated Catalogue, Fine Arts Exhibit, United States of America Exhibit, Paris Exposition of 1900. Noyes, Platt & Company, Boston, 1900.
Information provided by Edward P. Bentley, researcher of Lansing, Michigan.