Wendell Phillips Garrison

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Wendell Phillips Garrison
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Born Cambridgeport, Massachusetts
Occupation Journalist, editor

Wendell Phillips Garrison (1840–1907) was an American editor and author.

He was born at Cambridgeport, Massachusetts, a son of William Lloyd Garrison. He graduated from Harvard in 1861 and was literary editor of the Nation from 1865 to 1906. He had assisted E. L. Godkin in establishing the magazine. Henry Villard, who merged the Nation with the New York Evening Post, was Garrison's brother-in-law.


W. P. Garrison contributed to periodicals, compiled Bedside Poetry: a Parents' Assistant (1887), and wrote:


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