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Harry Chester Bedwell
Birth: Jan. 8, 1888
Ringgold County
Iowa, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1955
Nevada City
Nevada County
California, USA

Harry Bedwell was the author of over 70 short stories and one novel. He is considered one of the greats of the "railroad fiction" genre. His stories were regularly published in the popular magazines of his era, such as the Saturday Evening Post. His life was the subject of a biography by Frank P. Donovan, Jr., "Harry Bedwell, Last of the Great Railroad Storytellers." (bio by: Ralph Bedwell) 
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  Samuel Chester Bedwell (1852 - 1921)
  Flora A Crow Bedwell (1859 - 1921)
  Ellen Hart Talbot Bedwell (____ - 1934)
Rose Hills Memorial Park
Los Angeles County
California, USA
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Originally Created by: Ralph Bedwell
Record added: Aug 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9280295
Harry Chester Bedwell
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