Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve
Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve (October 23, 1831 – January 9, 1924), was an American classical scholar.
He was born in Charleston, South Carolina to Emma Louisa Lanneau and Benjamin Gildersleeve (1791...
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William Dwight Whitney
William Dwight Whitney (/ˈwɪtni/; 1827–1894) was an American linguist, philologist, and lexicographer who edited The Century Dictionary.
William Dwight Whitney was born in Northampton, Massachuset...
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Peter Tamony
Peter Tamony (October 9, 1902 – July 24, 1985) was an American folk-etymologist who is noted for his research on American colloquial speech, Jazz music and sports.
Tamony was born at home in...
Gabriel Jackson
Gabriel Jackson may refer to:
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Carl Harstrom
Carl Axel Harstrom (December 20, 1863 – January 24, 1926) was an American educator, and one term Republican mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut from 1915 to 1917.
Harstrom was born in Västerås, Sweden. ...
Stanley G. Payne
Stanley George Payne (born September 9, 1934 in Denton, Texas) is a historian of modern Spain and European Fascism at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He retired from full-time teaching in 2004 an...
James Hadley (scholar)
James Hadley (March 10, 1821 – November 14, 1872) was a United States philologist.
He was born in Fairfield, New York, where his father was professor of chemistry at Fairfield Medical College. At ...
Norcross Brothers Houses
The Norcross Brothers Houses are historic houses at 16 and 18 Claremont Street in Worcester, Massachusetts. They are named after their builders and first occupants, James and Orlando Norcross, princip...
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Hispanic Society of America
The Hispanic Society of America is a museum and reference library for the study of the arts and cultures of Spain, Portugal, and Latin America. (Despite the name and the founder's intention, it has ne...
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Earl J. Hamilton
Earl Jefferson Hamilton (1899–1989; J from Jefferson) was an American historian, one of the founders of economic history, and a prominent hispanist.He was married to Gladys Dallas Hamilton, and had on...
Robert Angus Brooks
Robert Angus Brooks (1920–1976) was an American philologist and under secretary at the Smithsonian Institution.
William L. Moran
William Lambert Moran (August 11, 1921 – December 19, 2000) was an American Assyriologist. He was born in Chicago, United States.In 1939, Moran joined the Jesuit order. He then attended Loyola U...
Adolphe Cohn
Adolphe Cohn (1851 – 1930) was a Franco-American educator, born in Paris. He was graduated "bachelier ès lettres" from the University of Paris in 1868, and studied law, historical criticism, and philo...
Edward Washburn Hopkins
Edward Washburn Hopkins, Ph.D., LL.D. (September 8, 1857 – 1932), American Sanskrit scholar, was born in Northampton, Massachusetts.He graduated at Columbia University in 1878, studied at Leipzi...
Getatchew Haile
Getatchew Haile (June 1, 1932-) is an Ethiopian-American philologist widely considered the foremost scholar of the Ge'ez language alive today. He was acknowledged for his contributions to the field wi...
Emmett L. Bennett, Jr.
Emmett Leslie Bennett, Jr. (July 12, 1918 – December 15, 2011) was an American classicist and philologist whose systematic catalog of its symbols led to the solution of the mystery of reading an...
John Boswell
John Eastburn Boswell (March 20, 1947 – December 24, 1994) was a prominent historian and a professor at Yale University. Many of Boswell's studies focused on the issue of religion and homosexuali...
Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park
Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park in Woodstock, Vermont. The park preserves the site where Frederick Billings established a managed forest...
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Cyrus Adler
Cyrus Adler (September 13, 1863 – April 7, 1940) was a U.S. educator, Jewish religious leader and scholar.
Adler was born in Van Buren, Arkansas, a graduate of University of Pennsylvania in...
Michael Witzel
Michael Witzel (born 18 July 1943) is a German-American philologist and academic. He is the Wales Professor of Sanskrit at Harvard University and the editor of the Harvard Oriental Series (volumes 50-...
William Churchill (ethnologist)
William Churchill F.R.A.I., AIA, AAG (1859–1920) was an American Polynesian ethnologist and philologist, born in Brooklyn, New York, and educated at Yale, where he wrote for campus humor magazine The ...
Israel Friedlander
Israel Friedlander, also spelled Friedlaender (8 September 1876 – 5 July 1920), was a rabbi, educator, translator, and biblical scholar. Together with Rabbi Mordecai Kaplan, he was a founding adviser ...
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Elmer Truesdell Merrill
Elmer Truesdell Merrill (1860 –20 April 1936) was an American Latin scholar, born at Millville, Massachusetts. Merrill graduated from Wesleyan University in 1881. He is primarily remembered for ...
Erwin Kempton Mapes
Erwin Kempton Mapes (9 June 1884, Gilman, Indiana, - 18 February 1961), was an American scholar of Spanish-American literature and Hispanist, renowned for his work on the Hispanic Modernists. Mapes r...
Maurice Bloomfield
Maurice Bloomfield, Ph.D., LL.D. (February 23, 1855 – June 12, 1928) was an American philologist and Sanskrit scholar.
Bloomfield was born in Bielitz (Polish: Bielsko), in what was at tha...
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Frederic de Forest Allen
Frederic de Forest Allen (1844–1897) was an American classical scholar, born in Oberlin, Ohio. He graduated at Oberlin College in 1863, and attended the University of Leipzig in 1868–1870...
Alice Kober
Alice Elizabeth Kober (December 23, 1906 – May 16, 1950) was an American classicist best known for extensive investigations that eventually led to the decipherment of Linear B.The daughter of Hu...
Jason Webster (author)
Jason Webster is an Anglo-American crime novelist, travel writer and critic, the main focus of whose work is devoted to Spain. He was born in California in 1970. He has spent most of his adult life i...
Raymond Weeks
Raymond Weeks, Ph.D. (1863 – 1954) was an American philologist and phonetician, born at Tabor, Iowa. He graduated from Phillips Academy, Andover in 1887 and from Harvard in 1890. In 1897 he took his...