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Winsor, Justin

Born: 1831 AD
Died: 1897 AD, at 66 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Historian


1831 - Born in Boston, Massachusetts on the 2nd January.

1867 - He started his library career as Trustee.

1876 - Winsor was also a founder of the American Library Association and the Library Journal, serving as president of the ALA.

         - The Library History Round Table of the ALA awards the “Justin Winsor Prize”.

1879 - Reader’s Handbook of American History.

1880 - The Memorial History of Boston.

1886 - Justin Winsor was a founding member of the American Historical Association and served as the president.

1884 - The Narrative and Critical History of America .

1896 - The Justin Winsor Prize was the first prize established by the AHA and was awarded.

1897 - Died on the 22nd of October.


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