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George William Childs

George William Childs

character studies in American biography.

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Published by Press Association in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 83/6674 (C)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[10] p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2804459M
LC Control Number83236120

He is currently writing a book on the history of energy policy in the U.S. Most recently Childs co-authored with the late Thomas K. McCraw American Business Since How It Worked (3rd edition, Wiley Blackwell, ). He reorganized the book and added two chapters on business and the economy since to bring the story up to Papers of George William Childs, Accession #, Special Collections Dept., University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va. Acquisition Information. This .

Chicago citation style: Anderson, Alexander, Engraver, William J Baker, and Publisher George F. Cooledge & Brother. The illustrated primer, or, The first book for children: designed for home or parental instruction: embellished with numerous engravings, and pretty stories, which will . From the description of George William Childs papers [manuscript], (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: George William Childs was born in Baltimore; after a brief stint in the navy, he moved to Philadelphia at the age of fourteen, having no money, no family, and no job.

Dear Internet Archive Supporter, I ask only once a year: please help the Internet Archive today. All we need is the price of a paperback book to sustain a non-profit website the whole world depends on. We’re dedicated to reader privacy so we never track you. Library of George W. Childs by Childs, George William. Publisher [Philadelphia]. Jul 01,  · Publisher, Newspaperman, Philanthropist. As a teenager, he came to Philadelphia, and found work in a book store. He later became a partner in the publishing house of Childs and Peterson. He managed the publication of the Arctic Expedition of fellow Philadelphian Elisha Kent Kane. When Peterson retired, Childs partnered with J.B. Lippincott, but within a.


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Childs was born on May 12th, in Baltimore, Maryland. It is unclear who is parents were and was raised by an unidentified aunt. He attended public schools and at the age of 12, while still in school, began working in a local. Find A Grave, database and images (cateringwhidbey.com: accessed), memorial page for George William Childs (12 May –3 George William Childs book ), Find A Grave Memorial no.

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Recollections (Classic Reprint) [George William Childs] on cateringwhidbey.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Recollections The suggestion had been made before; it was made repeatedly, and by many whose disinterested and critical judgment had naturally so much weight with Mr.

Childs that this book is the happy result. To the text of the four original papers have been added the 5/5(1). Nov 30,  · After Childs died childless, his godson George W.

Childs Drexel owned Wooton. Inthe estate was acquired for use as St. Aloysius Academy, a private school for boys. The mansion at Wooton continues in use, as do several outbuildings from the original estate.

May 23,  · Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted.

Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas. George William Childs (–) was an American publisher who co-owned the Philadelphia Public Ledger newspaper with financier Anthony Joseph Drexel. Childs was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on May 12,the illegitimate son of unidentified parents.

He was raised by a likewise unidentified. George William Childs papers,in the Clifton Waller Barrett Library, Accession #, a, Special Collections Dept., University of Virginia Library, Charlottesvillel Va. Notes Forms part of the Clifton Waller Barrett Library. Biographical Note American author.

George W. Childs () was the founder and editor of the Philadelphia Public Ledger, a noted philanthropist, and a longtime friend of Anthony J. Drexel. Born in Baltimore, he moved to Philadelphia to work for a bookseller at age fourteen and soon went into business for himself at the age of eighteen.

Name: George W. Childs Born: 12 May Died: George William Childs (), American publisher, was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on the 12 May He was educated in the public schools, and after a brief term of service in the navy, he became in a clerk in a book-shop, and two years later organized the publishing house of.

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Immediately download the George William Childs summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching George William Childs. May 11,  · Prince William said that George's favourite book is The Gruffalo William, who asked the youngsters about their favourite lessons, was also given a drawing of .Elisha Kent Kane letter, New York, to George William Childs, Philadelphia DateSept.

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ALS. Informs Childs, Philadelphia publisher, that he leaves his present host, the New.Early life. Childs was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on May 12, to a poor cateringwhidbey.com began work at age 12 in a bookstore for $2 per week while attending public school.

He entered the Navy, at age 13 and served 15 months at cateringwhidbey.com leaving the Navy in he moved to Philadelphia, becoming a clerk in a book-shop at age Childs found favor with his employer, proving himself to be.