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Ewbank, Thomas

William A. Bate.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology; US Politics; History of Science and Technology; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1116 words.

Ewbank, Thomas (11 March 1792–16 September 1870), commissioner of patents, inventor, and historian of technology, was born in Durham, England. Little is known of Ewbank’s parentage or early...

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Randall, Henry Stephens

Morton Rothstein.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; History of Science and Technology. 966 words.

Randall, Henry Stephens (03 May 1811–14 August 1876), author and politician, was born in Brookfield, New York, the son of Roswell Randall and Harriet Stephens, farmers. Two years later his...

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