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Adam Smith, Janet Buchanan, (Mrs John Carleton)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing. 188 words.

OBE 1982

Born 9 Dec. 1905; d of late Very Rev. Sir George Adam Smith, Principal of Aberdeen Univ. and Lilian, d of Sir George Buchanan, FRS; ...

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Adamic, Louis

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing. 210 words.

Born 23 March 1899; s of Anton and Ana Adamic, Slovenian peasants; m 1931, Stella Sanders, New York; no c; died 4 Sept. 1951

Writer...

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Adams, Charles Francis

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing. 164 words.

Born Boston, Mass, 27 May 1835; s of diplomat of same name; m 1865, Mary Ogden of Newport, RI; two s three d; died 20 March 1915

historical writer and publicist...

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Adams, Gerard, (Gerry)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Literature; Publishing; Business Finance. 164 words.

Born 6 Oct. 1948; s of late Gerard Adams and Annie (née Hannaway); m 1971, Colette McArdle; one s

Member of the Dáil (TD) (SF) Louth, since 2011; President,...

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Adams, Harriet Stratemeyer

Deidre A. Johnson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 1355 words.

Adams, Harriet Stratemeyer (11 December 1892–27 March 1982), author and partner in the Stratemeyer Syndicate, was born in Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of Edward Stratemeyer, an author...

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Adams, James Truslow

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 246 words.

MA, LLD, LittD, LHD, FRSL

Born 18 Oct. 1878; s of William Newton Adams and Elizabeth Harper Truslow; m 1927, Kathryn M. Seely; no c; died 18 May 1949

Brookly...

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Adams, John Kenneth

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing. 120 words.

Born 3 June 1915; oc of late Thomas John Adams and late Mabel Adams (née Jarvis), Oxford; m 1944, Margaret (d 2000), ...

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Adams, Orion (1717?–1797), printer

Ian Maxted.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 712 words.

Adams, Orion (1717?–1797), printer, baptized in Manchester Cathedral on 17 April 1720, was born in Manchester, probably in 1717, the son of Roger Adams (1681?–1741), printer of the Manchest...

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Adams, Richard George

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Literature; Publishing. 200 words.

Born 10 May 1920; s of Evelyn George Beadon Adams, FRCS, and Lilian Rosa Adams (née Button); m 1949, Barbara Elizabeth Acland; two d...

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Adams, Roger (1681?–1741), printer and publisher

D. Nuttall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 965 words.

Adams, Roger (1681?–1741), printer and publisher, is thought to have been born at Chester, and may have served an apprenticeship to a member of the Chester Company of Painters, Glaziers,...

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