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Bowditch, Charles Pickering

Julia A. Hendon.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 1231 words.

Bowditch, Charles Pickering (30 September 1842–01 June 1921), benefactor and archaeologist, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Jonathan Ingersoll Bowditch, a merchant and...

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Griffith, Nora Christina Cobban (1870–1937)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 4 words.

See Griffith, Francis Llewellyn

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Jenkin, (Alfred) Kenneth Hamilton (1900–1980), social historian and industrial archaeologist

Justin Brooke.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Sociology. 746 words.

Jenkin, (Alfred) Kenneth Hamilton (1900–1980), social historian and industrial archaeologist, was born at Green Lane, Redruth, Cornwall, on 29 October 1900, the only child of Alfred...

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Pretty [née Dempster], Edith May (1883–1942), landowner and benefactor

Pauline M. Sabin Moore.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Financial Aspects of Art; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 1282 words.

Pretty [née Dempster], Edith May (1883–1942), landowner and benefactor, was born on 1 August 1883 at Elland, near Halifax, Yorkshire, the second daughter of Robert Dempster (d. 1925), then...

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Sutton Hoo burial (early 7th cent.), king or aristocrat

J. Campbell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Social and Cultural History. 1390 words.

Sutton Hoo burial (early 7th cent.), is named from the place where a king or aristocrat probably lay buried in the barrow known as mound 1. Sutton Hoo, in the extreme south-east of modern...

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