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Fitzpatrick, John Clement

Richard J. Cox.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 787 words.

Fitzpatrick, John Clement (10 August 1876–10 February 1940), archivist, was born in Washington, D.C., the son of James Nicholas Fitzpatrick, a financial clerk of the U.S. Senate, and...

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Ford, Worthington Chauncey

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1183 words.

Ford, Worthington Chauncey (16 February 1858–07 March 1941), historical editor and bibliographer, was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Gordon Lester Ford, a businessman, civic and...

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Knight, Lucian Lamar

Charles A. Risher.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; History. 1027 words.

Knight, Lucian Lamar (09 February 1868–19 November 1933), editor, archivist, and historian, was born in Atlanta, Georgia, the son of Confederate general George Walton Knight, a lawyer and...

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Robinson, John Ebdon [known as John Ebdon] (1923–2005), planetarium director and broadcaster

Patrick Moore.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Radio; Astronomy and Astrophysics; Art; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 994 words.

Robinson, John Ebdon [known as John Ebdon] (1923–2005), planetarium director and broadcaster, was born on 22 December 1923 at Durham House, 102 Crouch Hill, London, the son of William Ewart...

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Thwaites, Reuben Gold

Robert L. Gale.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing; Television; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; History. 1158 words.

Thwaites, Reuben Gold (15 May 1853–22 October 1913), historian, editor, and librarian, was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts, the son of William George Thwaites and Sarah Bibbs, farmers....

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