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Caleb Carr

Caleb Carr (1955-2024) Military historian, author. Caleb Carr was born in Manhattan, New York, and died in Cherry Plain, New York.

Granville Hicks

(1901-1982) Critic, novelist, columnist. Granville Hicks was born in Exeter, New Hampshire, and died in Franklin Park, New Jersey.

George Mills Houser

(1916-2015) Author. George Houser was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and died in Santa Rosa, California. As a child, he lived in Troy, New York.

Daniel J. Barrett

Daniel J. Barrett was born in Rutland, Vermont, and has lived his entire life in Troy, New York, ten miles north of Albany. He is a graduate of both Siena College in Loudonville, New York, with a BS in Finance, and from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, with an MBA in Management. Dan … Continued

Ruth Waterbury

(1896-1982) Writer. Ruth Waterbury was born in New York, and died in Newbury Park, California. She was an editor of Photoplay and Silver Screen magazines. She had been a writer for The New York Daily News, The Los Angeles Herald, and Coronet Magazine.

John Pierpont

(1785-1866) Poet. John Pierpont was born in Litchfield, Connecticut, and was pastor of a church in Troy, New York, for a time.