in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online January 2014 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1409 words.
Blair, Claude (1922–2010), museum curator and scholar of arms and armour, was born on 30 November 1922 at Westonby, Edge Lane, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, the only child of William...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Surgery. 1218 words.
Otis, George Alexander (12 November 1830–23 February 1881), U.S. Army medical officer, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of George Alexander Otis, a lawyer, and Anna Maria Hickman....