The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans ...

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Rossiter Johnson, John Howard Brown
Biographical Soceity, 1904 - United States

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This is volume 4 (of 10 volumes). Covers names ERICSSON-GWIN.


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Page 18 - Adolphus received a high school education, and at the outbreak of the civil war he enlisted as a private in the 19th Massachusetts volunteer infantry. He was promoted to the rank of first sergeant and was one of the " forlorn hope," at Fredericksburg, where he was twice wounded, Dec.
Page 11 - England, some doubts as to his divinity; though it is a question I do not dogmatize upon, having never studied it, and think it needless to busy myself with it now, when I expect soon an opportunity of knowing the truth with less trouble.
Page 196 - March 13, 1865, for gallant and meritorious services in the field during the war.
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Page 94 - York city where he became known as an illustrator and painter of genre and historical subjects. He was elected an associate of the National academy of design in 1879, and became an academician and a member of the Society of American artists in 1882.

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