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Carter, Sydney Bertram (1915–2004), songwriter and journalist

Ken Hunt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music; Composition. 2012 words.

Carter, Sydney Bertram (1915–2004), songwriter and journalist, was born on 6 May 1915 at 36 St Paul's Road, Canonbury, London, the son of Bertram Rust Carter, a jeweller's sundryman's...

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Henderson, Hamish Scott (1919–2002), poet, singer, and folklorist

Ken Hunt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music; Education; History. 2593 words.

Henderson, Hamish Scott (1919–2002), poet, singer, and folklorist, was born James Scott Henderson on armistice day, 11 November 1919, at Ramleh, Perth Road, Blairgowrie, Perthshire, the son...

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MacColl, Ewan [formerly James Henry Miller] (1915–1989), songwriter, folk-singer, and playwright

Robin Denselow.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights); Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music; Composition. 1153 words.

MacColl, Ewan [formerly James Henry Miller] (1915–1989), songwriter, folk-singer, and playwright, was born James Henry Miller on 25 January 1915 at 4 Andrew Street, Broughton, Salford,...

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Sandburg, Carl

Penelope Niven.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Journalism; Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music. 2867 words.

Sandburg, Carl (06 January 1878–22 July 1967), poet, writer, and folk musician, was born Carl August Sandburg in Galesburg, Illinois, the son of August Sandburg, a railroad blacksmith’s...

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