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date: 20 October 2019

Adams, George Burtonlocked

(03 June 1851–26 May 1925)
  • Laura R. Robinson

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Adams, George Burton (03 June 1851–26 May 1925), historian, was born in Fairfield, Vermont, the son of Calvin Carlton Adams, a Congregational clergyman, and Emeline Nelson. Adams attended Beloit College in Wisconsin, from which he received a B.A. in 1873. He then enrolled at Yale University, returning temporarily to teach at Beloit in 1874–1875. He earned a B.D. from Yale in 1877....

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