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us: Redpath, James, 1833-1891

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    • us: Citizen of Malden, 1833-1891
    • us: Redpath, J. (James), 1833-1891
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        (naf) Berwick-upon-Tweed (England)
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        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
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        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: New York Tribune (Newspaper)
        • Organization: Crusader of Freedom (Newspaper)
        • Organization: Union Army
        • Organization: Roman Catholic Priest's Anti-Poverty Society
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        (lcsh) Journalists
          (lcsh) Impresarios
            (lcsh) Educators
              (lcsh) Lobbyists
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          • Sources

            • found: Alcott, L.M. The Rose family, 1864: t.p. (James Redpath; Boston publisher)
            • found: MWA/NAIP files (hdg.: Redpath, James, 1833-1891; usage: James Redpath; J. Redpath; a citizen of Malden)
            • found: DAB (Redpath, James; author, journalist, lecturer, promoter; b. 1833; d. 2/10/1891)
            • found: Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass, accessed September 9, 2014, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Redpath, James; print journalist, impresario; born 24 August 1833 in Berwick-upon-Tweed, England; immigrated to the United States (1849); reporter, New York Tribune; edited his antislavery newspaper, the Crusader of Freedom, Doniphan (1857); official Haitian lobbyist in United States for diplomatic recognition (1860); war correspondent with the Union Army, Georgia and South Carolina; first superintendent of public schools, Charleston region (1865); organized the first professional lecturing agency in the United States (1868); vice president, Roman Catholic Priest's Anti-Poverty Society; lived in Confederate president Jefferson Davis home, Beauvoir, Mississippi (1888-1889); died 10 February 1891 in New York, New York, United States)
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