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us: Evans, Henry Ridgely, 1861-1949


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    • us: Evans, Henry R. (Henry Ridgely), 1861-1949
    • us: Evans, H. R. (Henry Ridgely), 1861-1949
    • us: Evans, Henry R.
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1861-11-07
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1949-03-29
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Pennsylvania
    • Death Place

        (naf) Washington (D.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Baltimore (Md.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Earlier Established Forms

      Evans, Henry R.Evans, Henry R.
  • Sources

    • found: nuc89-38016: His A master of modern magic [MI] 1932 (hdg. on MH rept.: Evans, Henry Ridgely, 1861- ; usage: Henry Ridgely Evans)
    • found: LC data base, March 2, 2011: (hdg.: Evans, Henry Ridgely, 1861- ; usage throughout: Henry Ridgely Evans)
    • found: LC Original catalog (manual file) (hdg.: Evans, Henry Ridgely, 1861-1949)
    • found: Marquis Who's who on the web, Mar. 1, 2011: (b. Nov. 7, 1861; d. Mar. 29, 1949)
    • found: Albert Pike, centenary souvenir of his birth, 1909?: p. 42 (Henry R. Evans, Washington, D.C.)
    • found: OCLC, Sept. 1, 2000 (hdg.: Evans, Henry R.; usage: Henry R. Evans)
    • found: The St. Louis movement in philosophy, 1930: bibliography (compiled as H.R. Evans)
    • found: Who's Who in America, 1950-1951: ( Evans, Henry Ridgely, author; student of psychic research and masonic antiquities; b. Baltimore, Md., Nov. 7, 1861; d. March 29, 1949; educ. Georgetown College and George Washington Univ., DC; U. of Mad. LL.B., 1884, Litt. D., 1914; publs. include magic and conjuring, occultism, biographies, translations, local history of D.C., Freemasons, novels, and bibliographies of educational topics; Episcopalian; 33 degree Scottish Rite Mason)
    • found: Educational boards and foundations, 1921-1929: t.p. (H.R. Evans, compiler)
    • found: Wikipedia, 24 September 2015 (Henry R. Evans; Henry Ridgely Evans; 1861-1949; American writer and amateur magician; worked in Baltimore as a journalist, wrote books on conjurer tricks and magic; critic of spiritualism and theosophy; specialized in history of magic)
    • found: FamilySearch, 24 Sepetember 2015 (Henry Ridgely Evans; Born 7 November 1861 in Pennsylvania; died 29 March 1949 at Union Memorial Hospital in District of Columbia at age 87; father: Henry C. Evans; mother: Marey Garrettson; Spouse: Florence K. Evans; residence: Baltimore, Maryland; buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, DC April 1, 1949)
  • LC Classification

    • PS3509.V36543
  • Change Notes

    • 1990-04-06: new
    • 2016-02-17: revised
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