Book written by Helene Hanff in 1970 concerning the 20-year correspondence between her and Frank Doel, chief buyer at Marks & Co.. Based in New York City she first made contact in 1949 when sea...
Media, Literature, USA
Event, Terrorism, Tragedy, USA
American chemist, inventor and industrialist. Born Pennsylvania. Initially worked with Edison. Companies he founded include: Carborundum, Inc., UCar International, and Acheson Industries. In abou...
Person, Industry, Science, USA
Wife of John Adams, second President of USA, and mother of John Quincy Adams (1767-1848), another President. Born Abigail Smith.
Person, Friend / family, USA
Daughter to John Adams, second President of USA.
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Died: 20/4/1896, 125 years ago
Person, Politics & Administration
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