The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans ...

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Rossiter Johnson, John Howard Brown
Biographical Soceity, 1904 - United States
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This is vol. 3 (of 10 volumes). Covers names COWAN-ERICH. Scanning error: this scan cuts off before the end of the entry for Enneking

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Page 1925 - He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a member of the American Philosophical Society and of Phi Beta Kappa.
Page 1900 - In our own language, except in the cases of Chatterton and Kirke White, we can call to mind no instance of so early, so ardent, and so fatal a pursuit of intellectual advancement.
Page 1990 - A preliminary descriptive catalogue of the systematic collections in economic geology and metallurgy in the United States National Museum.
Page 1911 - The Constitution of the United States is a law for rulers and people, equally in war and in peace, and covers with the shield of its protection all classes of men, at all times and under all circumstances.
Page 1986 - March 13, 1865, for gallant and meritorious services during the war, and Lieutenant Colonel Volunteers April 9. 1865, for valuable and meritorious services during the campaign terminating with the surrender of the Insurgent army under Gen. RE Lee; honorably mustered out Nov.
Page 1898 - Alger was a member of the Military Order of the Loyal, Legion of the United States and of Fairbanks Post No.
Page 2126 - He was a member of the American committee for the revision of the English version of the Bible and for several years was one of the editors of The New Englander.
Page 2200 - Schoolroom" was published and quite widely circulated. In 1855 Mr. Parish was appointed by the governor a member of the State Board of Education for eight years, as successor to Rev.
Page 1872 - The honorary degree of LL.D. was conferred upon him by the University of Missouri in 1884. CROASDALE, William Thomas, journalist, was born at Newport, Del., March 27, 1844, of Quaker parents. His ancestors settled in Pennsylvania in 1682. He attended the Friends...
Page 2177 - Letters, of the Massachusetts Historical Society, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He received from Columbia University in 1913 the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters (Litt.

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