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Appleton, Charles Edward Cutts Birchall (1841–1879), lecturer on philosophy and journal editor

William H. Scheuerle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy. 760 words.

Appleton, Charles Edward Cutts Birchall (1841–1879), lecturer on philosophy and journal editor, was born on 16 March 1841, at Reading, the second son of the Revd Robert Appleton (d. 1875)....

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Ascoli, Max

Martin K. Doudna.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy. 1359 words.

Ascoli, Max (25 June 1898–01 January 1978), political philosopher, editor, and publisher, was born in Ferrara, Italy, the son of Enrico Ascoli, a coal merchant, and Adriana Finzi. Despite...

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Brownson, Orestes Augustus

David Hoeveler.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 1391 words.

Brownson, Orestes Augustus (16 September 1803–17 April 1876), educator and philosopher, was born in Stockbridge, Vermont, the son of Sylvester Augustus Brownson and Relief Metcalf, farmers....

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Carus, Paul

Charles S. Prebish.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Journalism; Education; Philosophy. 898 words.

Carus, Paul (18 July 1852–11 February 1919), editor, author, and philosopher, was born in Ilsenburg, Germany, the son of Dr. Gustav Carus, the first superintendent-general of the Church of...

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Courtney, William Leonard (1850–1928), philosopher and journalist

P. E. Matheson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy. 1022 words.

Courtney, William Leonard (1850–1928), philosopher and journalist, was born at Poona, India, on 5 January 1850, the youngest in the family of three sons and three daughters of William...

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Croly, David Goodman

David W. Levy.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Journalism. 927 words.

Croly, David Goodman (03 November 1829–29 April 1889), journalist and social thinker, was born in County Cork, Ireland, the son of Patrick Croly and Elizabeth (maiden name unknown), Irish...

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Croly, Herbert David

David W. Levy.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy. 1436 words.

Croly, Herbert David (23 January 1869–17 May 1930), political philosopher and editor, was born in New York City, the son of David Goodman Croly and Jane Cunningham (Jane C. Croly), two...

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Hildreth, Richard

Lynn Gordon Hughes.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online April 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy; History; Slavery and Abolition of Slavery. 1940 words.

Hildreth, Richard (28 June 1807–11 July 1865), journalist, antislavery activist, philosopher, and historian, was born in Deerfield, Massachusetts, the son of Hosea Hildreth, a...

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Lane, Rose Wilder

Jennifer Burns.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online March 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1273 words.

Lane, Rose Wilder (05 December 1886–30 October 1968), a popular magazine writer, novelist, children's author, and noted libertarian thinker, was born near De Smet in the Dakota Territory...

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Pitkin, Walter Boughton

Susan Currell.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online April 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Education; Philosophy. 1757 words.

Pitkin, Walter Boughton (06 February 1878–25 January 1953), philosopher and pundit, was born in Ypsilanti, Michigan, the son of Caleb Seymour Pitkin, a printer, and Lucy Tryphene Boughton...

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