Appleseed, Johnny, 1774-1845

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John Chapman (b. September 26, 1774, Leominster, Massachusetts-d. March 18, 1845, Fort Wayne, Indiana) was better known as Johnny Appleseed. He became a legend while he was alive for planting trees throughout the United States.
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referencedIn Lockridge, Ross F. (Ross Franklin), 1877-1952. Papers, 1938-1948. Indiana Historical Society Library
referencedIn Hunt, Mabel Leigh, 1892-1971. Better known as Johnny Appleseed : production material, ca. 1948-1966. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Papers, ca., 1917-1958. Andover-Harvard Theological Library
referencedIn Johnny Appleseed Memorial Association. Records. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Erichsen, Hugo, 1860-1944. Hugo Erichsen papers, 1877-1942. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
referencedIn Atkinson, Eleanor, 1863-1942. Eleanor Atkinson letters to William Chauncey Langdon, 1916. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931. Papers, 1918-1932. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn HEROES OF AMERICA #1: JOHNNY APPLESEED United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Johnny Appleseed Goes To See United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Dant, Charles. [United States, Indiana, Indianapolis, "Johnny Appleseed suite," 1962, 1990] [sound recording] / collected, arranged and edited by Charles Bud Dant. Indiana University, Archives of Traditional Music
referencedIn Daugherty, James Henry, 1889-1974. Better known as Johnny Appleseed : production material, 1950. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Records of the Office of the Secretary of Defense. 1921 - 2008. Audio Recordings. 1945 - 1965. INHERITANCE. No. 42, JOHNNY APPLESEED ; INVITATION TO LEARNING. No. 143
referencedIn Lloyd Ostendorf Collection. 1954 - 1954. Drawing of John (Johnny Appleseed) Chapman
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referencedIn West Virginia SP Henderson Hall Historic District United States. National Archives and Records Administration
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associatedWith Atkinson, Eleanor, 1863-1942. person
associatedWith Dant, Charles. person
associatedWith Daugherty, James Henry, 1889-1974. person
associatedWith Erichsen, Hugo, 1860-1944. person
associatedWith Fiske, Albert Rantoul. person
associatedWith Hunt, Mabel Leigh, 1892-1971. person
associatedWith Johnny Appleseed Memorial Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931. person
associatedWith Lockridge, Ross F. (Ross Franklin), 1877-1952. person
associatedWith Urbana University (Urbana, Ohio) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Fort Wayne IN US
Leominster MA US
United States 00 US
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Farmers
Gardeners
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Birth 1774-09-26

Death 1845-02-18

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