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us: Carpenter, S. C. (Stephen Cullen), 1752-1830

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    • Stephen Cullen
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    • us: Carpenter, Stephen Cullen, 1752-1830
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        (naf) Ireland
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        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
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        (lcsh) Authors
          (lcsh) Editors
            (lcsh) Journalists
        • Earlier Established Forms

            Carpenter, S. C. (Stephen Cullen), d. ca. 1820
        • Sources

          • found: Report of the trial of Joshua Nettles and Elizabeth Cannon, for the murder of John Cannon, on the night of the 24th October, 1804, 1805: t.p. (S.C. Carpenter)
          • found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: Carpenter, S. C. (Stephen Cullen), d. ca. 1820)
          • found: Wikipedia, October 1, 2014 (Stephen Cullen Carpenter; Stephen Cullen Carpenter (1752-1830) was as an author, reporter, editor and magazine founder; born in 1752 in Ireland, Carpenter first worked in the journalism business in London as a reporter of Parliamentary proceedings; he also published two books in London, in 1795 and 1798, under the pen name Donald Campbell; in 1802 or 1803, he emigrated to the United States and settled in Charleston, South Carolina, where he was one of the founders of the Charleston Courier, a Federalist newspaper for which he became the first editor, serving until 1806; Carpenter was the first important drama critic of the theater in Charleston; in 1805 he established and published the Monthly Register, Magazine, and Review of the United States, the publication of which he took with him to New York in 1806; after about three years in Charleston, Carpenter changed politics and newspapers when he moved to New York to be editor from 1806 to 1807 of the People's Friend; Carpenter then authored the polemic Memoirs of the Hon. Thomas Jefferson in two volumes published in New York in 1809, edited the Mirror of Taste, and Dramatic Censor magazine, four volumes of which were published at Philadelphia in 1810-1811, and several other literary works; he is thought to have moved about 1812 to Washington, D.C. as a result of government employment; Carpenter died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on July 24, 1830)
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