in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 956 words.
Kaufmann, Edgar Jonas, Sr. (01 November 1885–14 April 1955), retailer and patron of architecture, was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the son of Morris Kaufmann, a merchant, and Betty...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Financial Aspects of Art; UK Politics. 911 words.
Morrison, James (1789–1857), merchant, politician, and art collector, was born at Middle Wallop, Hampshire, the second son of Joseph Morrison, innkeeper, and his wife, Sarah Barnard, of...