Author:James Grant Wilson

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James Grant Wilson
(1832–1914)
An American author; born in New York City, April 28, 1832; served in the Civil War. He published numerous addresses, essays, and articles in periodicals. He died in 1914. Source: Collier's New Encyclopedia (1921)
This author wrote articles for the Dictionary of National Biography, and the list on this page is complete to 1901.
Articles written by this author are designated in the DNB by the initials "J. G. W."
James Grant Wilson

Works[edit]

Books[edit]

  • Biographical Sketches of Illinois Officers (1862–1863)
  • Love in Letters, Illustrated in the Correspondence of Eminent Persons (1867)
  • Life of General Grant (1868–1885)
  • Life of Fitz-Greene Halleck (1869)
  • Sketches of Illustrious Soldiers (1874)
  • Poets and Poetry of Scotland (1876)
  • Centennial History of the Diocese of New York, 1775-1885 (1886)
  • Bryant and His Friends (1886)
  • Commodore Isaac Hull and the Frigate Constitution (1889)
  • Life of General Grant (1897)

Contributions to the Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900[edit]

Contributions to Appletons'[edit]

Other contributions[edit]

Edited works[edit]

Works about Wilson[edit]


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1914, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 99 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.