8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
Ernest Roberts (Australian politician)
Ernest Alfred Roberts (21 February 1868 – 2 December 1913) was a Labor member of the Australian House of Representatives.Roberts was born in London and educated in Guernsey. He became a sailor and the...
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Godfrey Morgan, 1st Viscount Tredegar
Godfrey Charles Morgan, 1st Viscount Tredegar (28 April 1831 – 11 March 1913) was a British Army officer and British politician.Tredegar was born on 28 April 1831 in Ruperra Castle, Glamorganshi...
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Thore Torkildsen Foss
Thore Torkildsen Foss (10 September 1841 - 8 February 1913) was a Norwegian politician for the Liberal Party.He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from the constituency Lister og Mandal amt in 18...
John Lawrence, 2nd Baron Lawrence
John Hamilton Lawrence, 2nd Baron Lawrence (1 October 1846-22 August 1913) was a British peer and Conservative politician.Lawrence was the son of John Laird Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence, Viceroy of In...
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A. Judson Clark
Adoniram Judson Clark commanded a New Jersey battery in the American Civil War.
Clark enlisted in the 1st New Jersey Volunteer Infantry in April 1861, and became a sergeant in Company F. When the ...
Marie Popelin
Marie Popelin (17 September 1846 – 5 June 1913) was a Belgian feminist, lawyer and political campaigner. Popelin worked with Isabelle Gatti de Gamond in the development of women's education in B...
Rudolph van Pallandt
Rudolph Theodorus Baron van Pallandt van Eerde (28 November 1868 – 15 March 1913) was a Dutch sport shooter who competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics.He was born in Oldebroek and died in London, ...
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David Graham Baird
David Graham Baird (3 December 1854 in New York – 8 October 1913 in Elizabeth, New Jersey) was an American chess master. He was the brother of John Washington Baird, who was also an American chess mas...
Amandus Schibsted
Amandus Theodor Schibsted (born 1849 in Oslo, dead 1913) was the owner and chief editor of Aftenposten. He inherited the news paper from his dad, Christian Schibsted, in 1879, but worked as a journali...
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Alfred Fischer (botanist)
Alfred Fischer (December 17, 1858 – 1913) was a German botanist. His is known for his dispute with Erwin Frink Smith over the role of bacteria in plant pathology.Fischer was born in Meissen, Germany. ...
Pauline Johnson
Emily Pauline Johnson (also known in Mohawk as Tekahionwake –pronounced: dageh-eeon-wageh, literally: 'double-life') (10 March 1861 – 7 March 1913), commonly known as E. Pauline Johnson or just ...
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W. H. Bannard
William Heath Bannard (March 6, 1875 – March 22, 1913) was an American football player and coach. He served as the fifth head football coach at Northwestern University, coaching one season in 1...
Georgii Stackelberg
Baron Georgii Karlovich Stackelberg (Russian: Георгий Карлович Штакельберг ) (July 30, 1851 – 1913) was a cavalry general in the Imperial Russian Army during the late 19th century and early 20th...
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George Reid (Scottish artist)
Sir George Reid (31 October 1841 – 1913) was a Scottish artist.
Reid was born in Aberdeen in 1841. He developed an early passion for drawing, which led to his being apprenticed in 1854 for seven y...
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John B. Henderson
John Brooks Henderson (November 16, 1826 – April 12, 1913) was a United States Senator from Missouri and a co-author of the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution.Born n...
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Lunsford L. Lomax
Lunsford Lindsay Lomax (November 4, 1835 – May 28, 1913) was an officer in the United States Army who resigned his commission to join the Confederate Army at the outbreak of the American Civil W...
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Josef Cichy
Josef Cichy (Polish: Józef Cichy)(born 1852, dead 1913 in Cieszyn) was Silesian politician, owner of manufacture in Goleszów, member of the first authorities of Silesian People's Party, a candidat...
Hermann Aron
Hermann Aron [a:ron] (1 October 1845 – 29 August 1913) was a German researcher of electrical engineering.
Aron was born in Kempen (Kępno), in modern-day Poland, at the time a shtetl in the P...
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Joseph Storrs Fry II
Joseph Storrs Fry (August 6, 1826- July 7, 1913) was a member of the Bristol Fry family, head of the family chocolate firm of J. S. Fry & Sons and a philanthropist.He assumed control of the compan...
John R. Glascock
John Raglan Glascock (August 25, 1845 – November 10, 1913) was a U.S. Representative from California.Born in Panola County, Mississippi, Glascock moved to California in 1856 with his parents, wh...
Jonathan Hutchinson
Sir Jonathan Hutchinson (23 July 1828 – 23 June 1913), was an English surgeon, ophthalmologist, dermatologist, venereologist and pathologist.
He was born in Selby, Yorkshire of Quaker parents and ...
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George Edward Cotterill
George Edward Cotterill (born 28 July 1839 at Weilghery Hills, Madras, India; died 2 June 1913 at Cambridge) was an English amateur cricketer.
Cotterill was educated at Brighton College and St Joh...
George Dawson (trainer)
George Peddie Thomas Dawson (1853 – 14 June 1913), was a British trainer of racehorses. A member of a highly successful racing family, he trained the winners of ten British Classic Races in seve...
Joseph Peter Cooke
Joseph Peter Cooke (May 18, 1858 – July 28, 1913) was a lawyer and political figure in Quebec. He represented Drummond in the Legislative Assembly of Quebec from 1892 to 1897 as a Conservative.H...
Eugène Revillout
Eugène Revillout (4 May 1843 in Besançon - 11 January 1913) was a French Egyptologist.Revillout worked for the Louvre in Paris, as both a curator for the collection and professor of Egyptian at its sc...
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Caesar Carl Hans Henkel
Caesar Carl Hans Henkel (1839 Fulda, Hesse - 16 June 1913 Umtata), was a German-born South African forester, cartographer, painter, soldier and botanist. He was the father of John Spurgeon Henkel.Henk...
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Theodor Spieker
Theodor Spieker (1823–1913) was a German mathematician, a teacher at a gymnasium in Potsdam.Spieker's geometry textbook Lehrbuch der ebenen Geometrie mit Übungs-Aufgaben für höhere Lehranstalten (Verl...