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Anna Rutherford

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

(1932–2001).

Publisher and Professor of Commonwealth Literature. Ceaselessly energetic in her organizational and publishing activities, Australian‐born Anna Rutherford was revered...

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Rutherford, Anna

in Oxford Companion to Black British History

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 426 words.

Publisher and Professor of Commonwealth Literature. Ceaselessly energetic in her organizational and publishing activities, Australian‐born Anna Rutherford was revered in

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Anna Rutherford

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

(1932–2001).

Publisher and Professor of Commonwealth Literature. Ceaselessly energetic in her organizational and publishing activities, Australian‐born Anna Rutherford was revered...

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Rutherford, Anna

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in Oxford Companion to Black British History

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 426 words.

Publisher and Professor of Commonwealth Literature. Ceaselessly energetic in her organizational and publishing activities, Australian‐born Anna Rutherford was revered in Commonwealth...

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Rutherford, Anna (1932–2001)

in The Oxford Companion to Black British History

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History; History.

(1932–2001).

Publisher and Professor of Commonwealth Literature. Ceaselessly energetic in her organizational and publishing activities, Australian‐born Anna Rutherford

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Dunwoody, (Thomas) Richard

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 163 words.

MBE 1993

Born 18 Jan. 1964; s of George Rutherford and Gillian Mary Dunwoody; m 1988, Carol Ann...

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Kalmus, Prof. George Ernest

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education. 153 words.

CBE 2000; FRS 1988

Born 21 April 1935; s of late Hans Kalmus and Anna Kalmus; m 1957, Ann Christine...

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Harnwell, Gaylord Probasco

Elizabeth Noble Shor.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Physics. 1043 words.

Harnwell, Gaylord Probasco (29 September 1903–17 April 1982), physicist and university president, was born in Evanston, Illinois, the son of Frederick William Harnwell, a lawyer, and Anna...

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Douglass, Lewis Henry

Mark G. Emerson.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 760 words.

and a son of Frederick Douglass. Born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, Lewis Henry Douglass was the second child and eldest son of Frederick and Anna Murray Douglass. When Lewis was eight...

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Slater Fund.

Idolina Hernandez.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 549 words.

The John Fox Slater Fund was incorporated in the State of New York on 28 April 1882 and was one of the first of its kind. The fund was established by John Fox Slater (1815–1884) to...

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Wormley, James

John N. Ingham.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1022 words.

restaurateur and hotelkeeper, was born in Washington, D.C., the son of Pere Leigh Wormley and Mary (maiden name unknown). Both his parents were free people of color before their 1814...

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Wormley, James

John N. Ingham.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1025 words.

James Wormley was born in Washington, D.C., the son of Pere Leigh Wormley and Mary (maiden name unknown). Both his parents were free people of color before their 1814 arrival in...

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Cosby, Camille

Shirley C. Moody.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1138 words.

educator, author, and philanthropist, was born Camille Olivia Hanks in Washington, D.C., to Guy Hanks, a chemist who earned an MA from Fisk University, and Catherine Hanks, a nursery...

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Napier, James Carroll

Maceo Crenshaw Dailey.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1321 words.

politician, attorney, and businessman, was born on the western outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee. His parents, William C. Napier and Jane E. (maiden name unknown), were slaves at the...

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Napier, James Carroll

Maceo Crenshaw Dailey.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1392 words.

James Carroll Napier was born on the western outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee. His parents, William C. Napier and Jane E., were slaves at the time of his birth but were freed in 1848....

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Straker, David Augustus (1842 - 1908), Lawyer, Political Activist, Educator, Essayist

Dorothy Drinkard-Hawkshawe.

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

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1904 words.

David Straker was the son of John and Margaret Straker of Bridgetown, Barbados, in the West Indies. After graduating from Codrington, the island's college, he taught school and became...

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Douglass, Frederick (1818 - 1895), Abolitionist, Slave, Civil Rights Activist, Newspaper Editor / Publisher

Roy E. Finkenbine.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2910 words.

abolitionist, civil rights activist, and reform journalist, was born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey near Easton, Maryland, the son of Harriet Bailey, a slave, and an unidentified...

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Douglass, Frederick (1818 - 1895), Abolitionist, Slave, Civil Rights Activist, Newspaper Editor / Publisher

David W. Blight.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 11874 words.

Frederick Douglass lived for twenty years as a slave and nearly nine years as a fugitive slave. From the 1840s to his death in 1895 he attained international fame as an abolitionist,...

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