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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Albert Britt  

Pen Name: None

Genre: History Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1874 in Utah, Illinois

-- Albert Britt on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Albert was born and educated in Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Albert Britt was an educator, historian, and author. He began his career in 1900 as an editor of magazines. In 1925 he became the president of Knox College in Galesbury, IL, a post he held until 1936 when he joined the Associated College of Claremont as a professor of history.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Only the Brave are Free. A condensed review of the growth of self-government in America

Caxton Printers. 1958

Ellen Browning Scripps: Journalist and idealist
ISBN: B0007J2O3A

Printed for Scripps College at the University Press. 1960

Ellen Browning Scripps: Journalist and idealist

The hungry war, an account of the American Revolution

Barre Gazette. 1961

Great Indian Chiefs
ISBN: 082900792X

Irvington Pub. 1982

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