Nebraska Authors

Benjamin Barrows

Died 1910-12-30
Omaha, NE (USA)

Came to Omaha Nebraska in 1872 where he edited and wrote for the Omaha Daily Republican, served in the Nebraska State Legislature, and was a University Regent. President U.S. Grant appointed him Consul in Dublin, Ireland in 1876 and he served there until about 1885, after which he returned to Omaha. He was head of advertising for the Union Pacific Railway, worked for the Republican Party, and served as United States Surveyor of Customs at Omaha.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Journalism

Keywords

Journalism; Republican Party

Occupation

Regent

Places Worked

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

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