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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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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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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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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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Murdoch, John (1818–1903), journalist and customs and excise official

Charles W. J. Withers.

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. 772 words.

Murdoch, John (1818–1903), journalist and customs and excise official, was born on 15 January 1818 at Lynemore Farm, Ardclach, Nairnshire, Scotland, the second child and eldest son of the...

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Nash, Vaughan Robinson (1861–1932), journalist and public servant

J. M. Lee.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 1718 words.

Nash, Vaughan Robinson (1861–1932), journalist and public servant, was born on 5 October 1861 at 7 Buckingham Villas, Clifton, Bristol, the son of Charles Nash (d. 1901), a timber merchant,...

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Yard, Robert (c. 1651–1705), administrator and editor of the London Gazette

Alan Marshall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Political Institutions; Public Administration. 1221 words.

Yard, Robert (c. 1651–1705), administrator and editor of the London Gazette, was of obscure birth and family. Nothing is known of his parentage and only a few details of Yard's brothers and...

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