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Hamilton, William

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Religious Art; Christian Art; 18th-Century Art. 903 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Born 1751, in Chelsea; died 1801, in London.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, portraits.

Willia...

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William Hamilton

M. Gail Hamner.

in American Pragmatism

February 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Philosophy of Religion. 6869 words.

Demonstrates the resonance between Charles Sanders Peirce (the American pragmatist) and William Hamilton (a Scottish professor of logic and metaphysics), which can be outlined in three...

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Hamilton, William T.

Graham Russell Hodges.

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

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 953 words.

William T. Hamilton's parents are unknown, although his father was rumored to be Alexander Hamilton, the first U.S. secretary of

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Hamilton, William Francis Forbes

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance. 132 words.

CA

Born 19 April 1940; s of late Col William Hamilton, OBE, CA and of Amy Constance Hamilton (née Forbes);...

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Hamilton, Robert William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education. 138 words.

FBA 1960

Born 26 Nov. 1905; s of William Stirling Hamilton and Kathleen Hamilton (née Elsmie); heir-pres. to Sir Malcolm Stirling-Hamilton, 14th Bt; m 1935, Eileen...

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Hamilton, William (1751)

Edited by Stephen Bury.

in Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 859 words.

William Hamilton travelled in Italy with Antonio Zucchi, remaining there for several years. He became an associate member of the

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Hamilton, John William

Charles Yrigoyen.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 854 words.

Hamilton, John William (18 March 1845–24 July 1934), bishop of the Methodist Episcopal church, was born in Weston, Virginia (later W.Va.), the son of William Cooper Patrick Hamilton, a...

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William T. Hamilton

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

(b. 1773; d. 1836), carpenter, orator, and abolitionist.

William T. Hamilton's parents are unknown, although his father was rumored to be Alexander Hamilton, the first U.S....

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Hamilton, William Thomas

Silvana Siddali.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; State and Local Government. 1041 words.

Hamilton, William Thomas (08 September 1820–26 October 1888), congressman, senator, and governor, was born in Hagerstown, Maryland, the son of Henry Hamilton and Anna Mary Hess. Some...

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William Hamilton Drummond

Overview page. Subjects: Literature — Philosophy.

(1778–1865)

William Hamilton Drummond was born in Larne, County Antrim in August 1778 and died in Dublin on 16 October 1865. He was a non-subscribing Presbyterian minister, a poet...

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Hamilton, William John, Jr.

Keir B. Sterling.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Education; Natural History; Mammalogy. 1136 words.

Hamilton, William John, Jr. (11 December 1902–17 July 1990), mammalogist, naturalist, and educator, was born in Corona, Queens, New York, the son of William John Hamilton and Charlotte...

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Hamilton, William T.

Graham Russell Gao Hodges.

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

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 953 words.

William T. Hamilton's parents are unknown, although his father was rumored to be Alexander Hamilton, the first U.S. secretary of the treasury. In 1796 the teenaged William made his first...

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Hamilton, William (1788–1856)

Sylvana Tomaselli.

in The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 3591 words.

William Hamilton was born within the College of Glasgow on 8 March 1788 and died in Edinburgh on 6 May

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Hamilton, William Rowan (1805–65)

David A. Attis.

in The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 2331 words.

William Rowan Hamilton was born in Dublin on 4 August 1805 and died in Dunsink Observatory, near Dublin on 2

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Drummond, William Hamilton (1778–1865)

A. D. G. Steers.

in The Continuum Encyclopedia of British Philosophy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Western Philosophy. 940 words.

William Hamilton Drummond was born in Larne, County Antrim in August 1778 and died in Dublin on 16 October 1865

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Hamilton, William (1730–1803)

Jenifer Neils.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical History. 502 words.

(1730–1803),

British collector of Greek vases. Sir William Hamilton was one of the foremost collectors of Greek

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Hamilton, William John (1805–1867), geologist

G. S. Boulger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Geology and the Lithosphere. 695 words.

Hamilton, William John (1805–1867), geologist, was born in London on 5 July 1805, the eldest son of William Richard Hamilton (1777–1859), diplomatist and antiquary, and his wife, Juliana,...

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Hamilton, Richard William (1922–2011), artist

Gill Hedley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 2419 words.

Hamilton, Richard William (1922–2011), artist, was born on 24 February 1922 at 7 Bendall Street, Marylebone, London, the son of Albert William (Peter) Hamilton, a delivery driver for a...

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Maxwell, William Hamilton (1791–1850), writer

Donald Hawes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature. 1226 words.

Maxwell, William Hamilton (1791–1850), writer, was born at Newry, co. Down, on 30 June 1791, the son of James Maxwell, a merchant, and his wife, a daughter of William Hamilton, of a good,...

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Hamilton, William, second duke of Hamilton (1616–1651), politician

John J. Scally.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics. 3460 words.

Hamilton, William, second duke of Hamilton (1616–1651), politician, was born at Hamilton, Lanarkshire, on 14 December 1616, the second son of James Hamilton, second marquess of Hamilton and...

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