Browne, Francis F. (Francis Fisher), 1843-1913

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Browne was an American author.

From the description of Letter and an envelope, 1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82770657

Chicago writer and editor of literary periodicals, most notably The Dial.

A New England native, Browne moved to Chicago in 1867 and edited The Western Monthly and The Lakeside Monthly (1869-1874) before founding and editing The Dial (1880-1913). A writer of poetry, Browne edited and published three poetry anthologies and also wrote The Everyday Life of Abraham Lincoln. He also established Browne's Bookstore (1907-1912) which was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

From the description of Francis Fisher Browne papers, [ca. 1860]-1949, (bulk 1873-1915). (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 47693741

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referencedIn Silas Weir Mitchell Collection, 1870-1911 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Proctor, Edna Dean, 1829-1923. Holograph poem "So wait I. Every day that dies ...", correspondence with Mr. Dole, Framingham, June 14, 1899 and Mt. Clemens, Michigan, Sept. 18, 1899, Mr. Werner, Framingham, Mass., Oct. 15, 1892, [an editor], Mr. Brown, Peoria, Illinois, Jan. 31, 1906, Mrs. Pratt, Framingham, Nov. 9, 1895, and Mr. Butterworth, Brooklyn, March 9 / Edna Dean Proctor. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library
creatorOf Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. Papers of Bret Harte [manuscript] 1859-1901. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen Collection, 1867-1895 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Keeler, Charles Augustus, 1871-1937. Papers of Charles Augustus Keeler, 1895-1944. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Anderson family. Anderson family papers, 1848-1963. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn U.S. History mss., 1612-1977 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn Anderson family Papers, 1848-1963 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Browne, Francis F. (Francis Fisher), 1843-1913. Letter and an envelope, 1901. Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Thomas, Edith Matilda, 1854-1925. Papers of Edith Matilda Thomas, 1881-1925. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Rosenstock autograph collection, 1800-1950 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth, 1848-1895. Papers of Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen [manuscript], 1867-1895. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925. George Washington Cable papers, 1865-1918. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Rice, Wallace, 1859-1939. Wallace Rice papers, 1779-1939, (bulk 1885-1935). Newberry Library
creatorOf Browne, Francis F. (Francis Fisher), 1843-1913. Francis Fisher Browne papers, [ca. 1860]-1949, (bulk 1873-1915). Newberry Library
referencedIn George Cary Eggleston Collection, 1874-1904 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library
creatorOf Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931. Letters and autograph from Rossiter Johnson, 1877-1903. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Dial. Letter, 1899,November 7, Chicago, Illinois [to] Mr. [Edwin] Markham, [Staten Island] / F.F. Browne. Wagner College, Horrmann Library
creatorOf Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914. Papers of Silas Weir Mitchell, 1870-1911. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn John Jay Chapman papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Anderson family family
associatedWith Anderson family. family
associatedWith Anderson, Melville Best, 1851-1933. person
associatedWith Aylesworth, Barton O. (Barton Orville), 1860-1933 person
associatedWith Aylesworth, Barton Orville, 1860-1933. person
associatedWith Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth, 1848-1895. person
associatedWith Browne, Herbert S. person
associatedWith Browne's Bookstore corporateBody
associatedWith Browne, Waldo R. (Waldo Ralph), 1876-1954. person
associatedWith Burroughs, John, 1837-1921 person
associatedWith Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925. person
associatedWith Carman, Bliss, 1861-1929. person
correspondedWith Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933 person
associatedWith Dial. corporateBody
associatedWith Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881. person
associatedWith Garrison, William Lloyd, 1838-1909. person
associatedWith Hale, Edward Everett, 1863-1932. person
associatedWith Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. person
associatedWith Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. person
associatedWith Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931. person
associatedWith Keeler, Charles Augustus, 1871-1937. person
associatedWith Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928 person
associatedWith Midwest Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914. person
associatedWith Muir, John, 1838-1914 person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 person
associatedWith Proctor, Edna Dean, 1829-1923. person
associatedWith Rice, Wallace, 1859-1939. person
associatedWith Rosenstock, Fred A., b. 1895 person
associatedWith Schmedtgen, William. person
associatedWith Sioussat, St. George L. (St. George Leakin), 1878-1960. person
associatedWith Stedman, Arthur, 1859-1908 person
associatedWith Thomas, Edith Matilda, 1854-1925. person
associatedWith Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Chicago (Ill.)
Booksellers and bookselling
Periodical editors--History--Correspondence
Authors, American--Correspondence
American literature


Birth 1843-12-01

Death 1913



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