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Dilke [née Strong; other married name Pattison], Emilia Francis, Lady Dilke

Hilary Fraser.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Art Education. 1903 words.

Dilke [née Strong; other married name Pattison], Emilia Francis, Lady Dilke (1840–1904), art historian and trade unionist, was born on 2 September 1840 in Ilfracombe, Devon, the fourth of...

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Forbes, James Staats

Charles Welch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Art; Transport Technology and Trades; Transport. 1084 words.

Forbes, James Staats (1823–1904), railway administrator and art connoisseur, was born at Aberdeen on 7 March 1823, the eldest of the six children of James Staats Forbes, a member of a...

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Innes, Jocasta Claire Traill

Paul Levy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design; Journalism; Art Forms; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1172 words.

Innes, Jocasta Claire Traill (1934–2013), journalist, cookery writer, and interior design writer, was born on 21 May 1934 in Nanking (Nanjing), China, the eldest of four children of Paul...

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Magniac, Hollingworth

Charles Sebag-Montefiore.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Art Education; Art. 1188 words.

Magniac, Hollingworth (1786–1867), merchant and connoisseur of medieval art, was born in Kensington, London, on 15 April 1786, the fourth son and seventh child in a family of eight sons and...

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Pitman, Benn

Robert C. Vitz.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Information and Communication Technologies. 967 words.

Pitman, Benn (24 July 1822–28 December 1910), phonographer and teacher of decorative arts, was born in Trowbridge, near Bath, England, the son of Samuel Pitman, a manager of a cloth...

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