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Fletcher, Sir Alexander MacPherson (Sir Alex Fletcher)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 129 words.

Kt 1987

Born 26 Aug. 1929; s of Alexander Fletcher and Margaret Muirhead; m 1950, Christine Ann Buchanan; two s one d; died 18 Sept. 1989

financial adviser...

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Fletcher, Alexander (1787–1860), minister of the United Presbyterian church

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 642 words.

Fletcher, Alexander (1787–1860), minister of the United Presbyterian church, was born on 8 April 1787 at Bridge of Teith, near Doune, Perthshire, the son of William Fletcher, Burgher...

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Fletcher, Major John Antony

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 146 words.

MBE 1953

Born 4 May 1918; s of Alexander Ernest Fletcher and Abbie (née Wheeler); m 1st, 1951, Elizabeth Cross (marr. diss. 1979; she ...

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Kolbert, His Honour Colin Francis

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 290 words.

Born 3 June 1936; s of late Arthur Richard Alexander Kolbert and Dorothy Elizabeth Kolbert (née Fletcher); m 1959, Jean Fairgrieve Abson;...

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Ruthven, Hon. Malise Walter Maitland Knox Hore

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 176 words.

PhD

Born 14 May 1942; s of late Major Hon. Alexander Hardinge Patrick Hore-Ruthven and Pamela Margaret...

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Fletcher, Charles Robert Leslie (1857–1934), historian

C. H. K. Marten.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History. 847 words.

Fletcher, Charles Robert Leslie (1857–1934), historian, was born in London on 22 October 1857, the only child of Alexander Pearson Fletcher, an assurance company general manager, and his...

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Fletcher, Charles Robert Leslie

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 140 words.

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Born 1857; s of Alexander Pearson Fletcher and Caroline, d of C. R. Leslie, RA; m 1885, Katharine, d of late W. W. Merry, DD; three s (of whom two were killed in...

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Fletcher, James Douglas

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 56 words.

Born 1857; e surv. s of late James Fletcher, and Frederica Mary, d of John Stephen and widow of Alexander Hay, 58th Regt; m 1909, Lilian, y d of late...

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Fletcher, Geoffrey Bernard Abbott

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 189 words.

MA Cantab

Born Hampstead, 28 Nov. 1903; s of J. Alexander Fletcher and Ursula Constance, d of William Richard Rickett; cousin of Rt Hon. Sir Joseph Compton-Rickett,...

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Gunn, William (1750–1841), antiquary and Church of England clergyman

Nigel Aston.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 996 words.

Gunn, William (1750–1841), antiquary and Church of England clergyman, was born on 7 April 1750 at Guildford, Surrey, the son of Alexander Gunn of Irstead, Norfolk. He was educated at...

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Labor Leaders

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 131 words.

For information onAmerican labor leaders in the nineteenth century: See Myers, Issac.American labor leaders in the twentieh century: See Crosswaith, Frank Rudolph; Fletcher, Ben(jamin...

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Pastoral and Ideology, and the Environment

Ken Hiltner.

in What Else Is Pastoral?

March 2011; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800). 8838 words.

This chapter examines how writers of Renaissance pastoral extensively used a gestural, rather than representational, strategy. It considers a range of English writers, including William...

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List of Reviewers

in International Journal of Transitional Justice

March 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Public International Law; Human Rights. 419 words.

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Fletcher, Harrell

Aleesa Pitchamarn Alexander.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 555 words.

(b Santa Maria, CA, Sept 19, 1967).

Aleesa Pitchamarn Alexander

American social practice artist.

He was awarded a BFA in photography...

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Alexander, Elizabeth (<i>born</i> 1962), Poet, Social reformer, Educator

Malin Pereira.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1123 words.

poet,‐educator, and cultural critic, was born in Harlem, New York, to Clifford Leopold Alexander Jr., a lawyer, political adviser, and business consultant, and Adele (Logan) Alexander, a...

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brass band

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This type of combination is found all over Europe and in countries settled by Europeans, but highest standard of perf. is possibly reached in N. of Eng., especially Lancashire and...

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Smith, Joe (1902 - 1937), Trumpeter, Jazz Musician

Jack Sohmer.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1529 words.

jazz cornetist and trumpeter, was born Joseph E. (or C.) Smith in Ripley, Ohio, the son of Luke Smith, a Cincinnati brass band leader from whom he received his first tutelage. Nothing is...

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Davis, Benjamin Oliver (1880 - 1970), Army Officer (1866-1995)

Lisa E. Rivo.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1641 words.

U.S. Army officer, was born Benjamin Oliver Davis in Washington, D.C., the youngest of three children of Louis Patrick Henry Davis, a messenger for the U.S. Department of the Interior,...

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Hubbard, James H.

Eric Gardner.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 720 words.

minister and activist, was born to free parents, Ann Maria (Booth) and her husband, who was surnamed Hubbard, in Baltimore, Maryland. Little is known of them, but his mother was...

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