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date: 14 October 2019

Griswold, Rufus Wilmotlocked

(13 February 1815–27 August 1857)
  • Judy Myers Laue

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Griswold, Rufus Wilmot (13 February 1815–27 August 1857), editor and anthologist, was born on a farm in Benson, Vermont, the son of Rufus Griswold, a tanner and farmer, and Deborah Wass. Griswold’s early career consisted of a series of editorial and printing jobs for small-town papers in Vermont and New York. When ...

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