in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online January 2019 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Economics; Education; Politics. 1553 words.
Brown, Michael Barratt (1918–2015), economist, educationist, and political activist, was born on 15 March 1918 at Holland House, Woodbrooke, Selly Oak, Birmingham, the eldest of four...
in American National Biography Online
P ublished online February 2018 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; UK Politics; British History. 1254 words.
Mainbocher (24 Oct. 1890–27 Dec. 1976), couturier, theater costumer, and magazine editor, was born Main Rousseau Bocher in Chicago, Illinois. His father, George Bocher, was a dry goods...