in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 928 words.
Bjerregaard, Carl Henrik Andreas (24 May 1845–28 January 1922), librarian and philosopher, was born in Fredericia, Denmark, the son of Janus Bagge Friis, an educator, and Louise Nielsen....
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 474 words.
Whiteside, John (bap. 1679, d. 1729), museum curator and experimental philosopher, was born in Kirkham, Lancashire, and baptized on 2 November 1679, the son of George Whiteside, glazier, of...