Hollister, G. H. (Gideon Hiram), 1817-1881

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Dates:
Birth 1817
Death 1881

Biographical notes:

Lawyer, historian and author; served as U.S. minister to Haiti, 1868-1869. Perhaps best known for his History of Connecticut published in 1855; also published several books of fiction and poetry.

From the description of Gideon Hollister papers, 1850-1892. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 771916821

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Subjects:

  • Mental illness
  • American literature--19th century

Occupations:

  • Diplomats--United States
  • Lawyers--Connecticut--Litchfield
  • Foreign ministers--United States

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • Haiti (as recorded)
  • Litchfield (Conn.) (as recorded)
  • Connecticut--Litchfield (as recorded)
  • Connecticut (as recorded)