Ellen Van Volkenburg-Maurice Browne general correspondence, 1911-


Ellen Van Volkenburg-Maurice Browne general correspondence, 1911-

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Van Volkenburg, Ellen.

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American poet. From the description of Correspondence, 1948. (University of Toledo). WorldCat record id: 13435999 Bodenheim was an American novelist and poet of the 1920s and 1930s. Late in his life he lived as a panhandler in Greenwich Village, New York. In 1954 he was murdered together with this third wife Ruth Fagin. From the description of [Letter] 1930 Feb. 8, Long Island City, N.Y. [to] Sweet Cousin [Julie Bensdorf] / Maxwell. (Smith College). WorldCat reco...

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Robert Bell was born in Ireland of Scottish ancestry. He came to New York in 1847. His sons ran R. W. Bell & Co. and Bell Brothers of Buffalo, N.Y. Robert's farm, Pear Valley" had 1500 trees and 46 varieties of fruits. He won many awards for farm produce and animals. He was one of the founders of the United Presbyterian Church. From the description of Ledger. (Rochester Museum & Science Center). WorldCat record id: 779476764 Gray Mansion, the subject of the original ...

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Actress. From the description of Reminiscences of Judith Anderson: oral history, 1971. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122632281 ...

Barton, Lionel H.

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Dorothy Dunbar Bromley (1897-1986), journalist and writer, was also known as Dorothy Dunbar Walker and used the pen name Stephen Ewing. She was born on a farm near Ottawa, Illinois, daughter of Helen Ewing Dunbar and Charles E. Dunbar, and graduated from Northwestern University in 1918. During her college years she served as a member of the Signal Corps. She moved to New York City, where she became a journalist; she did publicity and editorial work for Henry Holt and Company (1921-1...

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Chicago literary critic and author. From the description of Fanny Butcher papers 1830-1984, bulk 1910-1984. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 184986446 ...

Bragdon, Claude Fayette, 1866-1946

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Claude Fayette Bragdon, architect, stage designer, author, and poet, was born in Oberlin, Ohio, on August 1, 1866. In 1891 he moved to Rochester, N.Y., and in 1923 he settled in New York City until his death in 1946. His architectural designs include Rochester's New York Central Railroad Station and the Rochester First Universalist Church. His books include THE GOLDEN PERSON IN THE HEART (poems, 1898), ARCHITECTURE AND DEMOCRACY (1918), MERELEY PLAYERS (1929), and MORE LOVES THAN ONE (autobiogra...

Armstrong, William, 1882-1952

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Epithet: composer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000386.0x000392 Director of the Glastonbury Festival Players and later of the Bristol Folk Festival School. From the description of Letters : Glastonbury, Tatsfield, Newent, and Bristol, to Laurence Housman, 1921-1935. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 25334604 ...

Brutton, H. L.

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Babcock, Conrad Stanton, 1904-

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Blau, Béla, d. 1940.

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Aiken-Smith, Pearle.

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Buchanah, Andrew, 1897-

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Agate, James, 1877-1947

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Ahlefeldt-Laurvig, Preben Ferdinand, greve, b. 1872.

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Bellerby, Frances, 1899-1975

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Mary Eirene Frances Bellerby (1899-1975), poet (nee Parker), was born in Bristol on 29 August 1899. Her father, F. Talbot Parker, was a clergyman with a devotion to 'the poor'; her mother, Marion Eirene Thomas, a trained nurse. The sole brother of Frances volunteered and was killed in the First World War. From the age of twenty, she worked as a teacher, first at a school and later as a private tutor to the Cecil Fry family, and at about the same time began writing articles for 'The ...

Baring, Maurice, 1874-1945

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Maurice Baring, novelist, poet, journalist, essayist and Russian translator. From the description of Maurice Baring collection, 1891-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81845005 From the description of Maurice Baring collection, 1891-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702148207 Baring was an English author. Lucas was an English author and publisher. Chaundy was a bibliographer. From the description of Papers, 1918-1932. (Harvard University). WorldCat ...

Anand, Mulk Raj, 1905-2004

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Mulk Raj Anand was a popular and prolific Indian novelist known for his realistic portrayal of India's poor. While living in London, he became politically active in India's independence movement, and wrote numerous tracts about Indian art and culture. From the description of Mulk Raj Anand letter and photographs, ca. 1950? (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52281215 Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : P...

Arntzenius, Constance.

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McPharlin, Marjorie Batchelder, 1903-1997

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Marjorie Batchelder McPharlin was born in Winnetka, Ill. on Nov. 15, 1903. In 1922, she entered the School of the Art Institute in Chicago, and received a diploma in teacher training in 1925. She received her M.A. in 1934 and her Ph. D. in 1942 from Ohio State University. She taught art at Florida State University, Ohio State University, and the University of New Mexico. Marjorie Batchelder McPharlin first became interested in puppetry in 1928. She spent her life working as a producer, writer, a...

Bing, Al.

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