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Person: SMITH, Albert  (1816-1860)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Albert Richard SMITH
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
showman, entrepreneur and lantern lecturer
Main period of activity
N/A
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
24 May 1816
born at
23 May 1860
43
died at
Texts linked to this person
Story (1)

Albert Smith, ‘Jack Holyday: a story for juveniles’ in several compilations

References
Mike Simkin, ‘Albert Smith’ in NMLJ 5.1 (January 1987)
Mike Simkin, ‘Albert Smith: a nineteenth-century showman’ in The ten year book (1986)
Darren Bevin, ‘Mr Albert Smith's Ascent of Mont Blanc’ in NMLJ 10.5 (Autumn 2009)
Lucerna ID  6002010

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 February 2014

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