Patricia Roberts Harris
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Charles Doolittle Walcott
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Hubert Dilger
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Cleveland Abbe
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Richard Rathbun
Richard Rathbun (January 25, 1852 – July 16, 1918) was an American biologist and administrator at the Smithsonian Institution.
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Marian Hooper Adams
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Richard L. Wilson
Richard Lawson Wilson (September 3, 1905 – January 18, 1981) was an American journalistWilson was born in Galesburg, Illinois, and raised in Newton, Iowa. He was the son of Frank and Emily (McCord) Wi...
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James Benjamin Aswell
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Walter Lenox
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M. Carl Holman
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Frank Hatton (U.S. politician)
Frank Hatton (April 28, 1846 – April 30, 1894) was an American politician and newspaperman.Born in Cambridge, Ohio, Hatton was raised and educated in Cadiz, Ohio and apprenticed to his father, w...
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Goff Memorial
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Abner Taylor
Abner Taylor (January 19, 1829 - April 13, 1903) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois.Born in Bangor, Maine, Taylor moved with his parents to Champaign County, Ohio in 1832, thence to Fort Dodge, I...
Gore Vidal
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Stephen Johnson Field
Stephen Johnson Field (November 4, 1816 – April 9, 1899) was an American jurist. He was an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court from March 10, 1863, to December 1, 1897. Prior to...
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Otis Wingo
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Rabboni (sculpture)
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John B. Raymond
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Hubbard Bell Grossman Pillot Memorial
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Thomas Tipton
Thomas Weston Tipton (August 5, 1817 – November 26, 1899) was a Senator from Nebraska.
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Jane Lawton
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Israel Moore Foster
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Kauffmann Memorial
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Tim Russert
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Frank Crawford Armstrong
Frank Crawford Armstrong (November 22, 1835 – September 8, 1909) was a United States Army cavalry officer and later a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil W...
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Montgomery Blair
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Fulton Lewis
Fulton Lewis, Jr. (April 30, 1903 in Washington D.C. – August 20, 1966 in Washington D. C.) was a prominent conservative American radio broadcaster from the 1930s to the 1960s.
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Robert Prosky
Robert Prosky (December 13, 1930 – December 8, 2008) was an American actor and comedian.
Prosky, a Polish American, was born Robert Joseph Porzuczek in the Manayunk neighborhood of Philadelphia, P...
Jasper Ewing Brady
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Henry Baldwin (judge)
Henry Baldwin (January 14, 1780 – April 21, 1844) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from January 18, 1830, to April 21, 1844.
Descended from an aristocratic B...
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