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Carpenter, Edward Frederick (1910–1998), dean of Westminster and ecclesiastical historian

Michael De-la-Noy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; History of Religion; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1085 words.

Carpenter, Edward Frederick (1910–1998), dean of Westminster and ecclesiastical historian, was born on 27 November 1910 at 17 New Haw Road, Addleston, Surrey, the younger son and younger...

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Carpenter, Rev. Dr Edward Frederick

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 298 words.

KCVO 1985

Born 27 Nov. 1910; s of Frederick James and Jessie Kate Carpenter; m Lilian Betsy Wright; three s one d; died 26 Aug. 1998

Dean of Westminster,...

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Carpenter, Trevor Charles

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 102 words.

Born 23 March 1917; s of late Walter Edward Carpenter and Florence Jane Carpenter, Newport, Mon; m 1940, Margaret Lilian, d of late Frederick James and May Ethel Day; one ...

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Cherrill, Frederick Rupert (1892–1964), police officer and fingerprint expert

P. W. J. Bartrip.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1512 words.

Cherrill, Frederick Rupert (1892–1964), police officer and fingerprint expert, was born in a cottage in Malt House Row, Dorchester-on-Thames, Berkshire, on 18 September 1892, the sixth of...

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Godber, Frederick, Baron Godber (1888–1976), petroleum executive

David Barran.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 796 words.

Godber, Frederick, Baron Godber (1888–1976), petroleum executive, was born in London on 6 November 1888, the third son and youngest of the five children of Edward Godber, carpenter, of...

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Nantucket

Justin Andrew Pariseau.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1235 words.

Located thirty miles off the coast of Massachusetts, Nantucket is best known for the prominent role its residents played in the American whaling industry from the early eighteenth...

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Abbott, Israel Braddock

Alice Bernstein.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1169 words.

carpenter, newspaper editor, and state representative during Reconstruction, was born free, of “unmixed African blood,” in New Bern, North Carolina, to Israel B. Abbott and Gracie Maria...

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Woodson, Carter Godwin (1875 - 1950), Historian

Jacqueline Goggin.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1737 words.

historian, was born in New Canton, Virginia, the son of James Henry Woodson, a sharecropper, and Anne Eliza Riddle. Woodson, the “Father of Negro History,” was the first and only...

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Fortune, Timothy Thomas (1856 - 1928), Civil Rights Activist, Newspaper Editor / Publisher

Sholomo B. Levy.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1568 words.

journalist and activist, was born Timothy Thomas in Marianna, Florida, the third of five children, to Emanuel and Sara Jane, slaves of Ely P. Moore. After emancipation his family took...

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Abele, Julian Francis

Dreck Spurlock Wilson.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1323 words.

architect, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the eighth of eleven children of Charles Sylvester Abele and Mary Jones, a washerwoman and milliner. Charles Able changed the spelling,...

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Work

Graham Russell Gao Hodges.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 7217 words.

In early America, the idea of a black leisure class was unthinkable. Given the few allowances African Americans had for free time and the heavy demands of slavery, it is arguable that...

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Monuments, Museums, Public Markers

James W. Loewen.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 9795 words.

The first known Africans to set foot in North America arrived in the summer of 1526, when five hundred Spaniards brought along one hundred black slaves as they tried to establish a town...

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Track and Field in the United States

Alonford James Robinson.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2646 words.

Early American SocietyFoot racing was a common feature of early American slave society. In the narratives of former slaves foot racing is recounted as a popular sport on southern...

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On Integrity in Private Judging

Alan Scott Rau.

in Arbitration International

June 1998; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 26121 words.

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Kidnapping

Paul Finkelman and Richard Newman.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 3168 words.

Kidnapping, or “man-stealing,” occurred when masters or slave dealers attempted to abduct free persons of color and send them into bondage. In some cases masters dispatched ruffians to...

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Visual Arts

Luca Prono.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 5729 words.

Since the colonial period African Americans have encountered major obstacles in pursuing artistic vocations, largely as a result of the early Puritans' dislike of decadent elements in...

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Black Family

Roland Barksdale-Hall and Diane L. Barnes.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 6462 words.

The television adaptation of Alex Haley's Roots (1976), which traced the history of a black family beginning with its African progenitor, Kunta Kinte, aired to wide public acclaim in the...

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Monuments, Museums, And Public Markers

James W. Loewen.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 9326 words.

During the “Fusion” years after the end of Reconstruction (1877–1890) the U.S. Army offered opportunity to many African Americans. Wherever it campaigned in the West, mainly in...

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