Allen, William Francis, 1830-1889

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American writer and educator; pioneer in the teaching of history by a topical system of study and reading the original sources.

From the description of Collection 1867-1923. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 48855184

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creatorOf Allen, William F., 1830-1889. Letters to Henry Charles Lea, 1888-1889. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Allen, William Francis, 1830-1889. Collection 1867-1923. Denver Public Library, Central Library
referencedIn Allen family papers, 1814-1893 William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908. Papers, ca.1845-1908 Houghton Library
creatorOf Allen, William Francis, 1830-1889. Autograph letter signed : Madison, to Jeannette L. and Joseph B. Gilder, 1884 Aug. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Pease, Jane H. Jane H. and William H. Pease papers, ca. 1970-1992. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
creatorOf Allen, William F., 1830-1889. Family papers, 1775-1950. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn First Unitarian Society (Madison, Wis.). Records, 1867-1982. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
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associatedWith Allen, Andrews. person
associatedWith Allen family family
associatedWith Allen family. family
associatedWith Allen, Katherine. person
associatedWith Allen, Margaret Andrews. person
associatedWith Allen, Philip Loring. person
associatedWith Allen, William Ware. person
associatedWith Andrews, Jane, 1833-1887. person
associatedWith Antioch College corporateBody
associatedWith Clark family. family
associatedWith First Unitarian Society (Madison, Wis.) corporateBody
associatedWith Gilder, Jeannette L. (Jeannette Leonard), 1849-1916, person
associatedWith Gilder, Joseph Benson, 1858-1936, person
associatedWith Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894. person
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 person
associatedWith United States Sanitary Commission. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Wisconsin corporateBody
associatedWith Ware family. family
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South Carolina
African Americans--Education
African Americans--Music
Language and languages
Child rearing


Birth 1830-09-05

Death 1889-12-09



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SNAC ID: 58895995