Paulette Van Roekens
The American artist Paulette Van Roekens was born in Château-Thierry, France late New Year's Eve 1895. Something of a prodigy, she was awarded the John Sartain Fellowship at the Philadelphia School o...
Joseph Castaldo
Joseph Castaldo (December 23, 1927 – January 27, 2000, New York City, New York) was an American composer of classical music and a teacher of music.Castaldo was an important figure in Philadelphia musi...
John Kearsley Mitchell
John Kearsley Mitchell (May 12, 1798 – April 4, 1858) was an American physician and writer, born in Shepherdstown, Virginia (now West Virginia). He graduated from the Medical College of the University...
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Marvin Wachman
Marvin Wachman (March 24, 1917 – December 22, 2007), a professor of American history, was president of Lincoln University and Temple University, and served as interim president of Albright Colle...
Yvonne Jacquette
Yvonne Jacquette (born 1934, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American painter and printmaker known in particular for her depictions of aerial landscapes, especially her low-altitude and oblique aerial...
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Richard T. Drinnon
Richard T. Drinnon (born January 4, 1925, in Portland, Oregon; died April 19, 2012 in Port Orford, Oregon) was professor emeritus of history at Bucknell University. He received his PhD from the Univer...
Eleanor Mannikka
Eleanor Mannikka, of the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, is a scholar of Southeast Asian Studies. In her best-known work, Angkor Wat: Time, Space and Kingship, she argues that the dimensions, al...
Elizabeth Bailey
Elizabeth Ellery Bailey (born 1938) is an American economist. She is John C. Hower Professor of Business and Public Policy, at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and has been Directo...
A. Holly Shissler
Ada Holly Shissler is an Associate Professor of Ottoman and Modern Turkish History in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago and former Director of the...
Philip Edgecumbe Hughes
Philip Edgcumbe Hughes (Sydney, Australia, 1915 – Rydal, Pennsylvania, USA, 1990) was an Anglican clergyman and New Testament scholar whose life spanned four continents: Australia, where he was ...
Marc B. Shapiro
Marc B. Shapiro (Hebrew: מלך שפירא, born 1966) holds the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Chair in Judaic Studies at the University of Scranton and is the author of various books and articles on Jewish his...
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Edythe Scott Bagley
Edythe Scott Bagley (December 13, 1924 – June 11, 2011) was an American author, activist, and educator. The older sister of Coretta Scott King, she worked behind the scenes to promote ...
Robert Bernat
Robert Bernat (born July 3, 1931 Johnstown, PA - died December 3, 1994) was an American composer and the founder, artistic director, and conductorof the River City Brass Band in Pittsburgh, PA. His mu...
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