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Dove, John (1872–1934), colonial official and journalist

Alex May.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1020 words.

Dove, John (1872–1934), colonial official and journalist, was born on 6 November 1872 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, the second son of John Matthew Dove, of Birkenhead and Boreatton Hall,...

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Draper, Richard

David E. Maas.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Journalism; Publishing. 1735 words.

Draper, Richard (24 February 1727–05 June 1774), Massachusetts Loyalist, printer, and publisher, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of John Draper, the publisher of the Boston...

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Hector, Leonard Churchill [Tim] (1942–2002), journalist and political activist in Antigua

Milton Benjamin and Susan Lowes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Politics; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 880 words.

Hector, Leonard Churchill [Tim] (1942–2002), journalist and political activist in Antigua, was born on 24 November 1942 in St John's, Antigua. His father was from Montserrat. He was brought...

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Mein, John

William Pencak.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Journalism; Publishing. 916 words.

Mein, John (1732–1810), bookseller, printer, and Loyalist publisher, was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, the son of John Mein, a burgess and guildsman of Edinburgh and a slater by trade. His...

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Moore, Sir Leopold Frank (1868–1945), newspaper proprietor and politician in Northern Rhodesia

Hugh Macmillan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1221 words.

Moore, Sir Leopold Frank (1868–1945), newspaper proprietor and politician in Northern Rhodesia, was born on 26 February 1868 at 25 Healey Street, Kentish Town, London, the son of Benjamin...

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Robertson, James

Carol Sue Humphrey.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Journalism; Publishing. 1425 words.

Robertson, James (1747–24 April 1816), Loyalist printer and journalist, was born in Stonehaven, Scotland, the son of Alexander Robertson, a printer, and possibly Elizabeth Anderson....

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Russwurm, John Brown

Penelope Campbell.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1961 words.

Russwurm, John Brown (01 October 1799–09 June 1851), journalist and first nonwhite governor of Maryland in Liberia Colony, West Africa, was born in Port Antonio, Jamaica, the son of John...

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