Chester Rowell Memorial 1914 - Haig Patigian     
Chester Rowell (1844-1912) was a pioneer Fresno doctor,
humanitarian, mayor, state senator, and editor -publisher of
The Fresno Republican, which was the city’s second daily
newspaper. The memorial stands across the street from his
one-time family home, now occupied by the Rowell Building,
and faces the newspaper building.