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us: Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915

  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Elbert Green
  • Variants

    • us: Ali Baba, 1856-1915
    • us: Elbertus, Fra, 1856-1915
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1856-06-19
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1915-05-07
    • Birth Place

        Bloomington (Ill.)
    • Associated Locale

        East Aurora (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (lcsh) Atlantic Ocean
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Roycroft Shop
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Businessmen
          (lcsh) Publishers and publishing
            (lcsh) Philosophers
              (lcsh) Authors
          • Use For

          • Sources

            • found: Collection of photocopied materials by and relating to Elbert Hubbard, 1902-1987 (Elbert Hubbard, Elbert Green Hubbard; b. 1856, East Aurora, N.Y.; d. 1915 aboard the Lusitania; businessman, writer, magazine publisher, farmer, eccentric, renowned lecturer, humanist and philosopher, founder of the Roycroft Community in East Aurora, N.Y.)
            • found: Wikipedia, website viewed April 15, 2016 (Elbert Hubbard; Elbert Green Hubbard; born June 19, 1856, Bloomington, Illinois; died May 7, 1915 aboard the Lusitania; writer publisher, philosopher; first business was selling Larkin soap products in Buffalo, New York; best known for Roycroft, an arts and crafts community in East Aurora, New York founded in 1895; among his many publications were the nine-volume work Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great and the short publication A Message to Garcia; he and his second wife, Alice Moore Hubbard, died aboard the RMS Lusitania when it was sunk by a German submarine off the coast of Ireland on May 7, 1915)
            • found: The Lusitania resource, website viewed April 15, 2016 (Mr. Elbert Green Hubbard; born 19 June 1856, Bloomington, Illinois; died 7 May 1915 at sea; writer; resided at East Aurora, New York)
          • LC Classification

            • PS2040-PS2043
          • Change Notes

            • 1981-11-30: new
            • 2016-04-16: revised
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