hubert howe bancroft

Bancroft

[ban-krawft, -kroft, bang-]
noun
1.
George, 1800–91, U.S. historian and statesman.
2.
Hubert Howe, 1832–1918, U.S. publisher and historian.
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hubert howe bancroft

historian of the American West who collected and published 39 volumes on the history and peoples of western North America. His work remains one of the great sources of information on the West

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