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William Dean Howells (1837 - 1920)

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William Dean Howells
Born in Martins Ferry, Belmont, Ohio, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married in Paris, Francemap
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Died in New York, New York Co., NYmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Nov 2012
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Willaim was born in 1837.

He appears in in Dictionary of American Biography, vol. 9, pg. 306-311 Noted author, poet, literary editor, etc. "William D. Howells, then of Ohio, now Editor of the Atlantic and residing in Old Cambridge, Mass.,. Mr. Howells at the time of his marriage was American Consul at Venice, Italy. He is by profession an author and editor of Atlantic Monthly." Note by RBH, 1871


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On 8 Feb 2018 at 22:42 GMT Gillian Wagenaar wrote:

Howells-295 and Howells-44 appear to represent the same person because: Someone appears to have created another profile for Mr Howells, but initially misspelled his name.

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