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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Thomas Gregg  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Poetry

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1808 in Belmont, Ohio

Died: 1892


-- Thomas Gregg on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=thomas+gregg


Illinois Connection

Gregg produced the first newspaper in Hancock County at the young age of 27.

Biographical and Professional Information

Thomas Gregg was an early journalist and author. He was educated in the "common"shools of the midwest and learned his printing trade in Cincinnati. He is credited with starting the first newspaper in Hancock County, The Carthagenian.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

Ruth; a poem for the times
ISBN: 1175979201

Nabu Press. 2010

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

The Prophet of Palmyra
ISBN: 143575123X

Unknown. 2008

Mormonism reviewed and examined in the life, character, and career of its founder : from "Cumorah Hill" to Carthage Jail and the desert : together with a complete history of the Mormon era in Illinois : and an exhaustive investigation of the "Spalding Manuscript" theory of the origin of the Book of Mormon.

History of Hancock County, Illinois: Together with an outline history of the State, and a digest of State laws
ISBN: B0006S8DT6

Higginson Book Company. 2003