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Gilman

[gil-muh n] /ˈgɪl mən/
noun
1.
Arthur, 1837–1909, U.S. educator.
2.
Charlotte Anna Perkins, 1860–1935, U.S. writer, publisher, and feminist.
3.
Daniel Coit
[koit] /kɔɪt/ (Show IPA),
1831–1908, U.S. educator.
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  • These figures make it evident that a good margin of profit may be calculated on from the Gilman coal.

    A Report on Washington Territory William Henry Ruffner
  • "No, it was not," answered Gilman, all the bulldog in his nature coming to the surface.

    Her Father's Daughter Gene Stratton-Porter
  • Mr. Gilman remarked under his breath to Audrey: “I think there is nothing finer than to hear Beethoven on the water.”

    The Lion's Share E. Arnold Bennett
  • If she ever came back it would not be as his daughter, but as the wife of Gilman.

  • There was a patter of applause from the gallery, started by Gilman and Cyril.

    Fore! Charles Emmett Van Loan
  • Mr. Gilman instructed me part of the year in English literature.

    Story of My Life Helen Keller
  • But Doctor Gilman's five completely knocked out the required average of fifty, and young Peter was "found" and could not graduate.

    The Red Cross Girl Richard Harding Davis
  • Mr. Gilman read all the papers to me by means of the manual alphabet.

    Story of My Life Helen Keller
  • With the opposition in her daughter's tone, Mrs. Gilman was suddenly moved to argue.

    Money Magic Hamlin Garland

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