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Brown, Michael Barratt (1918–2015), economist, educationist, and political activist

Roger Middleton.

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...

Byfield, Louis (1816–1886)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Prints and Printmaking. 3 words.

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Fagon, Alfred (1937–1986), actor, playwright, and poet

Stephen Bourne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Performing Arts. 1287 words.

Fagon, Alfred (1937–1986), actor, playwright, and poet, was born on 25 June 1937 in Clarendon, Jamaica, where his parents were smallholders and also kept a post office and store. He had...

Gardiner, William Nelson (1766–1814), engraver and bookseller

L. H. Cust.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 774 words.

Gardiner, William Nelson (1766–1814), engraver and bookseller, born at Dublin on 11 June 1766, was the son of John Gardiner, 'crier and factotum' to Judge William Scott, and Margaret...

Keating, George (1762–1842), engraver and bookseller

H. R. Tedder.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Prints and Printmaking; Publishing. 348 words.

Keating, George (1762–1842), engraver and bookseller, was the son of the Roman Catholic bookseller Patrick Keating (1723/4–1816) and his wife, Julia Golightly (d. 1812). He was apprenticed...

Mainbocher

Daniel Delis Hill.

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...

Minton, Thomas (1765–1836), engraver and pottery manufacturer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Prints and Printmaking. 3 words.

See Minton, Herbert

Orme, Edward (1775–1848), engraver and property developer

John Maggs.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction; Prints and Printmaking. 557 words.

Orme, Edward (1775–1848), engraver and property developer, was born in Manchester, the thirteenth child of Aaron Orme (1707–1782), fustian manufacturer of Manchester, and his third wife,...

Smart, George (1775/6–1846), tailor and textile artist

Martin Myrone.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Art; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art. 1720 words.

Smart, George (1775/6–1846), tailor and textile artist, was famously associated with the village of Frant in Sussex, near Tunbridge Wells, living there most of his life and often being...