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Aldrich, Thomas Bailey

Robert Lee Lynch.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1420 words.

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (11 November 1836–19 March 1907), author and editor, was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the son of Elias Taft Aldrich, a businessman, and Sarah Abba Bailey....

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Allen, Elizabeth Akers

Janet Gray.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Journalism. 1097 words.

Allen, Elizabeth Akers (09 October 1832–07 August 1911), poet and journalist, was born Elizabeth Ann Chase in Strong, Maine, the second of three daughters of Thomas Chase, a carpenter and...

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Allen, Paul

Steven E. Kagle.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Publishing. 1087 words.

Allen, Paul (15 February 1775–18 August 1826), editor and poet, was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Paul Allen, Sr., a Rhode Island state representative, and Polly Cooke, the...

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Armstrong, John (1771–1797), journalist and poet

T. F. Henderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Journalism. 330 words.

Armstrong, John (1771–1797), journalist and poet, was born in Leith on 7 June 1771, the son of James Armstrong, a barber of that town, and his wife, Mary Lautie. After attending Leith...

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Armstrong, Terence Ian Fitton [pseud. John Gawsworth] (1912–1970), poet and journal editor

Jon Wynne-Tyson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 1033 words.

Armstrong, Terence Ian Fitton [pseud. John Gawsworth] (1912–1970), poet and journal editor, was born at 97 Gunterstone Road, Kensington, London, on 29 June 1912, the younger of the two...

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Arnold, Sir Edwin (1832–1904), poet and journalist

J. P. Phelan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Journalism. 1467 words.

Arnold, Sir Edwin (1832–1904), poet and journalist, was born at Gravesend on 10 June 1832, the second son of Robert Coles Arnold (b. 1797), of Whartons, Framfield, and his wife, Sarah, née ...

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Auslander, Joseph

Richard Boudreau.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Education. 902 words.

Auslander, Joseph (11 October 1897–22 June 1965), poet, editor, and translator, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Louis Auslander and Martha Asyueck. He attended Columbia...

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Baxter, James Keir (1926–1972), poet and publicist

W. H. Oliver.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Politics and Law; Journalism. 1237 words.

Baxter, James Keir (1926–1972), poet and publicist, was born on 29 June 1926 at 97 Elm Row, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand, the son of Archibald McColl Learmond Baxter (1881–1970), a small...

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Benét, William Rose

Lori J. Williams.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Publishing. 935 words.

Benét, William Rose (02 February 1886–04 May 1950), poet and editor, was born in Fort Hamilton, New York, the son of James Walker Benét, an army ordnance officer, and Frances Neill Rose. He...

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Benjamin, Park

Thomas Wortham.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 776 words.

Benjamin, Park (14 August 1809–12 September 1864), editor and author, was born in Demerara, British Guiana, the son of Park Benjamin, a New England sea captain and merchant, and Mary Judith...

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