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date: 08 April 2020

Sedgwick, Ellerylocked

(27 February 1872–21 April 1960)
  • Nancy L. Roberts

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Sedgwick, Ellery (27 February 1872–21 April 1960), magazine editor, was born in New York City, the son of Henrietta Ellery and Henry Dwight Sedgwick, a lawyer. After private boarding school, he graduated from the exclusive Groton School in Groton, Connecticut, in 1890, then from Harvard University in 1894. For the next two years Sedgwick taught Latin and English at Groton, then he briefly took up reporting for the ...

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