James Truslow Adams

James Truslow Adams

Birth
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 18 May 1949 (aged 70)
Westport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 140, Lot 26607
Memorial ID 7704520 · View Source
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Historian. He graduated from Yale University in 1900, served in the United States Army during World War I as an intelligence officer, and on the staff of the United States delegation at the post-War Versailles Peace Conference. After the war he began writing, and won a Pulitzer Prize for his work "The Founding of New England" in 1921. His other works include "Revolutionary New England, 1691-1776", "Hamiltonian Principles", "Jeffersonian Principles", "The Adams Family", "The Epic of America", "The March of Democracy", and "Frontiers of American Culture".

Bio by: Garver Graver


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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 23 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7704520
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Truslow Adams (18 Oct 1878–18 May 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7704520, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .