in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Journalism; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates. 1576 words.
Funk, Isaac Kauffman (10 September 1839–04 April 1912), publisher and reformer, was born near Clifton, Ohio, the son of John Funk and Martha Kauffman, farmers. Funk graduated from...