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James Burton Pond, 1838-1903

Nationality: American
Date of Birth: 1838.06.11
Place of Birth: Cuba
Date of Death: 1903.06.21
Place of Death: Jersey City

Identity:

James Burton Pond, a Major of volunteers during the American civil war, ran lecture tours in the USA.

Life:

When Whistler was considering a lecture tour, his name was mentioned, but no such tour was organised.

Bibliography:

Who was who: a companion to Who's who, Vol. 1, 1897/1915, London, 1920-21; www.medalofhonor.com/JamesBurtonPond.htm (accessed 2005).