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Abramsky, Chimen (1916–2010), bookseller and historian

Steven J. Zipperstein.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online April 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Education; History. 1596 words.

Abramsky, Chimen (1916–2010), bookseller and historian, was born on 16 September 1916 in Smalyavichy, near Minsk, Russia, the third of four sons of Yehezkel Abramsky (1886–1976), rabbinic...

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Adams, Clement (c. 1519–1587), schoolmaster and map engraver

R. C. D. Baldwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cartography; World History; Education; Prints and Printmaking. 719 words.

Adams, Clement (c. 1519–1587), schoolmaster and map engraver, was born at Buckington, Warwickshire. He was educated at Eton between 1530 and 1536, and subsequently at the King's Hall,...

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Angle, Paul McClelland

Michael Perman.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1022 words.

Angle, Paul McClelland (25 December 1900–11 May 1975), historian and museum director, was born in Mansfield, Ohio, the son of John Elmer Angle, a grocer, and Nellie Laverne McClelland....

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Ashworth, Prof. Graham William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Architecture; Art. 288 words.

CBE 1980; DL

Born 14 July 1935; s of Frederick William Ashworth and Ivy Alice Ashworth; m 1960, Gwyneth Mai Morgan-Jones; three d; died 18 Sept. 2015

Visiti...

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Bannenberg, Jennifer Bridget

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Education; History. 5 words.

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Birds, Prof. John Richard

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 183 words.

Born 20 June 1948; s of John Sidney Birds and Katharine Charlotte Birds; m 1st, 1973, Margaret Rhona Richardson (marr. diss. 2008); two s one d; 2nd, 2009, Rachel Jane...

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Blackstone

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Architecture; Art. 392 words.

Born 27 Sept. 1942; d of late Geoffrey Vaughan Blackstone, CBE, GM, QFSM and Joanna Blackstone; m 1963, Tom Evans (marr. diss.; he d 1985...

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Blackwell, Rt Rev. Douglas Charles

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Business Finance; Architecture; Art; Religion. 127 words.

Born 3 June 1938; s of late William John Blackwell and Ethel N. Blackwell (née Keates); m 1963, Sandra Dianne Griffiths; one s two d

an Area (formerly...

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Bowen, John (1755/6–1832), painter and genealogist

Jennett Humphreys.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 233 words.

Bowen, John (1755/6–1832), painter and genealogist, was born in Shrewsbury, the eldest son of James Bowen (bap. 1718, d. 1774), painter and topographer, of that town. He studied the local...

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Butterworth

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 274 words.

CBE 1982

Born 13 March 1918; o s of John William and Florence Butterworth; m 1948, Doris Crawford Elder; one s two d; died 19 June 2003...

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