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Clarke, Sir Richard William Barnes (1910–1975), journalist and civil servant

Samuel Goldman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1181 words.

Clarke, Sir Richard William Barnes (1910–1975), journalist and civil servant, was born in Heanor, Derbyshire, on 13 August 1910, the second child and only son of William Thomas Clarke,...

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Crothers, Thomas Davison

Sarah W. Tracy.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Political Institutions; Public Administration; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates. 1081 words.

Crothers, Thomas Davison (21 September 1842–12 January 1918), pioneer physician in the medical treatment of inebriety, temperance advocate, and editor, was born in West Charlton, New York,...

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Dawson, William Harbutt (1860–1948), journalist and civil servant

Jörg Filthaut.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1363 words.

Dawson, William Harbutt (1860–1948), journalist and civil servant, was born on 27 July 1860 at South Field Terrace, Skipton in Craven, Yorkshire, the third of the eight children of John...

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Doyle, Andrew (1809–1888), newspaper editor and civil servant

Muriel E. Chamberlain.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 1268 words.

Doyle, Andrew (1809–1888), newspaper editor and civil servant, was born on 22 November 1809 in Dublin, the third son of another Andrew Doyle, a merchant. He was enrolled at Trinity College,...

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Duncan, William Augustine (1811–1885), newspaper editor and customs official in Australia

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 573 words.

Duncan, William Augustine (1811–1885), newspaper editor and customs official in Australia, was born on 12 March 1811 at Bluefield, Towie, Aberdeenshire, the son of Peter Duncan and his...

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Goode, Sir William Athelstane Meredith (1875–1944), journalist and financial adviser

F. W. Leith-Ross.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; UK Politics; Political Institutions. 825 words.

Goode, Sir William Athelstane Meredith (1875–1944), journalist and financial adviser, was born at Channel in Newfoundland, Canada, on 10 June 1875, the younger son of the Revd Thomas...

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Harvey, Daniel Whittle (1786–1863), politician, newspaper proprietor, and police administrator

Clive Emsley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; UK Politics; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Journalism. 1427 words.

Harvey, Daniel Whittle (1786–1863), politician, newspaper proprietor, and police administrator, was born on 10 June 1786 in Witham, Essex, the son of Matthew Barnard Harvey of Witham, a...

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Lawson, Harry Lawson Webster Levy-, Viscount Burnham (1862–1933), newspaper proprietor and chairman of public bodies

Huw Richards.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Journalism. 1351 words.

Lawson, Harry Lawson Webster Levy-, Viscount Burnham (1862–1933), newspaper proprietor and chairman of public bodies, was born on 18 December 1862 in London, the elder son of Edward...

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Mabbott, Gilbert (bap. 1622, d. in or after 1670), parliamentary official and newsletter writer

Frances Henderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Political Institutions. 924 words.

Mabbott, Gilbert (bap. 1622, d. in or after 1670), parliamentary official and newsletter writer, was baptized at St Mary's, Nottingham, on 8 September 1622, the son of Edward Mabbott,...

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Mogg, William Rees-, Baron Rees-Mogg (1928–2012), newspaper editor and public servant

Peter Stothard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Journalism. 2016 words.

Mogg, William Rees-, Baron Rees-Mogg (1928–2012), newspaper editor and public servant, was born at 13 Pembroke Road, Clifton, Bristol, on 14 July 1928, the youngest of three children and...

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