|Samuel F. B. Morse|
Inventor, Artist (27-Apr-1791 2-Apr-1872)
SUBJECT OF BOOKS
Lewis Coe. The Telegraph: A History of Morse's Invention and Its Predecessors in the U.S.. Jefferson, NC: McFarland. 1993. 184pp.
Lawrence Turnbull and Edward Highton. History of the Invention of the Electric Telegraph. New York City: Wm. C. Bryant. 1853. 130pp.
Oliver W. Larkin. Samuel F.B. Morse and American Democratic Art. Boston: Little, Brown. 1954. 215pp.
Carleton Mabee. The American Leonardo: A Life of Samuel F. B. Morse. New York City: A. A. Knopf. 1943. 420pp.
Helen Nicolay. Wizard of the Wires: A Boys' Life of Samuel F.B. Morse. New York City: D. Appleton-Century, Inc.. 1936. 326pp.
Samuel Irenĉus Prime. The Life of Samuel F.B. Morse. New York City: D. Appleton. 1875. 776pp.
Kenneth Silverman. Lightning Man: The Accursed Life of Samuel F. B. Morse. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf. 2003. 445pp.
John Trowbridge. Samuel Finley Breese Morse. Boston: Small, Maynard & Co.. 1901. 134pp.
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- Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.806)
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- Webster's American Biographies (p.743)
- Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.517)
- Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.211a)
- Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.354)
- Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.486)
- Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.705)
- Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.345)
- The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.130)
- Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.324)
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