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Burnham, Louis Everett

Erik S. McDuffie.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online February 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions. 1193 words.

Burnham, Louis Everett (29 September 1915–12 February 1960), journalist, activist, and radical, was born in Harlem, New York, the son of Charles Breechford Burnham, a building...

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Warren, Josiah

Charles F. Howlett.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online February 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Engineering and Technology; Conducting. 1793 words.

Warren, Josiah (c. 1798–14 April 1874), social reformer, inventor, musician, and America's first philosophical anarchist, was born in Boston. The names of his parents are not known,...

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Watson, Robert

Malcolm Chase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics; British History; Political History; Politics; Revolutions and Rebellions; World History; Travel and Holiday. 1086 words.

Watson, Robert (1746?–1838), revolutionary and adventurer, was born in Elgin. A Robert Watson, son of a horse hirer, Robert Watson, and his wife, Catherine Demster, was baptized there on 29...

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