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A Biographical History of the Georgist Movement



“The grey heads and bald heads are in the majority. The problem that confronts those of us who want the torch held up in the future, is to fill up the ranks. In order to do that many things must be done, but we must not depend on the old or middle-aged. Somehow or other we must devise a way to reach the minds of the young people – when their minds are open, when they are ready for new truths.”

Mr. Rose, of Kansas City, Missouri (from a speech at the 1928 Henry George Foundation Congress, Chicago. Reprinted in: Land and Freedom, September-October 1928)


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United States
Name Place(s) of Residence Comments
Aaron,
Alfred
California
(Oakland)
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, California
Aaronsohn,
Michael (Rabbi)
Ohio
(Cincinnati)
  • 1935 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York, NY; September
  • 1936 - Attended Henry George Congress, Cincinnati, Ohio; 12-14 November
  • 1937 - Attended Henry George Congress, Detroit, Michigan; 14-16 October>
  • 1938 - Article, Lion, Bear and the Serpent: Zionists and Holy Land Violence, The Freeman, December
  • 1939 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York, NY; Address, "Fairwell to Magic," delivered
  • 1941 - Attended Henry George Congress, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1942 - Article, "Eulogy in Memory of Civil War Veterans," The Freeman, October
  • 1943 - Letter, regarding vist to the Henry George School, New York, Henry George News, October
Abbott,
Henry
...
  • 2007 - Attended Council of Georgist Organization conference, University of California, Scranton, PA, July
Abbott,
James
...
  • 1852 - Born, 12 December, New York, New York
  • 1932 - Attended the Henry George Foundation of American Congress, Memphis, Tennessee, October
  • 1932 - Died, 30 November (age 80)
Abbott,
Lyman (Rev.)
New York
  • 1897 - Address,"A Remembrance of Henry George," delivered at the funeral of Henry George, Sunday, 30 October
  • 1914 - Article, Rights of Man, Outlook, Vol. 68, pp. 171-176, 18 May
  • 1914 - Article, Henry George and the Single Tax, xxcerpts from Reminiscences, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1915
Abbot,
Willis J.
...
  • 1890s - Campaign manager for Henry George
  • 1896 - Editor-in-chief, New York Journal
  • 1897 - Serving as Chairman, Thomas Jefferson Democracy (and for Henry George's final campaign for Mayor of New York)
  • 1921-27 - Editor of Christian Science Monitor
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
Abbott,
Henry
Connecticut
(Darion)
  • 1938 - Born, Manchester, England
  • 19-- - Earned B.Sc degree in Bus. Administration; N.C. degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 1957 - First took course at Henry George School, London
  • 2005 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; August
Abele,
Larry
...
Abell,
Leigh
California
(San Diego)
  • 1960 - Elected to the board, Henry George School, San Diego; 31 August
Abell,
Martha
California
(San Diego)
  • 1960 - Elected to the board, Henry George School, San Diego; 31 August
Abelson,
Sidney J.
...
  • 1939 - Article, "What, in Russia?" The Freeman, January
  • 1939 - Article, Can Hitler Be Stopped?; The Freeman, May
  • 1939 - Article, "Libensraum -- Hitler's Fraud," The Freeman, July
  • 1939 - Review of America in Midpassage, a book by Charles A. and Mary R. Beard
  • 1939 - Article, The Philosophical Thought of John Dewey, The Freeman, August
  • 1939 - Article, Georgism On The Threshold, The Freeman, September
  • 1939 - Article, "Pacts, Facts and Red Herrings," The Freeman, October
  • 1939 - Review of a collection of essays, Calling America, by leading liberals
  • 1940 - Review of Revolution in Land, a book by Charles Abrams, The Freeman
  • 1940 - Address, "the Horse-and-Buggy New Deal," at Long Island Forum, 14 May
  • 1940 - Article, "Lebensraum -- Holland's Way and Hitler's," The Freeman, June
  • 1940 - Review of Getting and Spending, a book by Mildred Adams, The Freeman, June
  • 1940 - Article, Monopoly Is As Monopoly Does, The Freeman, August
  • 1940 - Address, "A Georgist America in Five Years," at Henry George School, New York, 7 August
  • 1940 - Review of Why Europe Fights, a book by Walter Mills, The Freeman
  • 1940 - Began new lecture series, announded in The Freeman, October: "'Fundamental Conditions for a Lasting Peace', a new series of lectures featuring outside speakes to be given at the School are being arrange dby Sidney J. Abelson. The first lecture will be delivered by a speaker representing the Council Againt Intolerance in America on November 4. On November 18 a representative of the Leage of Nations Association will take the platform. Mr. Abelson will anounce other lecture dates in the near future."
  • 1940 - Address, "An Economist Views the Election," at Henry George School, 10 November
  • 1940 - Article, The Real Danger in our Gold, a review of the book, The Real Danger in Our Gold, by Harry Scherman. The Freeman, November
  • 1941 - Serving as Chairman, American Alliance to Advance Freedom
  • 1941 - Article, American Alliance to Advance Freedom, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1941 - Article, Winning the Peace, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1941 - Attended Henry George Congress, Chicago, Illinois; address, "The Georgist Task in a War-Torn World," delivered
  • 1945 - Pamphlet, Freedom is as Freedom Does, pulbished by the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 1949 - Participated in the Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George Foundation of America Congress, New York, NY, 5-6 October
Ablin,
Arthur
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1963 - Becomes teacher, Henry George School
Abrams,
Charles
...
  • 1939 - Excerpt, A Critique of Henry George's Remedy to Poverty and Industrial Depressions, Ch.XII, "Transvaluations" from the book, Revolution in Land, published by Harper & Brothers
  • 1940 - Debated Alexander Goldfiner on "Can Public Housing Eliminate the Slum Problem," at Henry George School, New York, 21 January
  • 1941 - Address, "Public Housing," at Henry George School, New York, 30 March
Abrams,
Raymond
Florida
(Miami)
  • 1962 - Established new extension of the Henry George School
  • 1968 - Chaired Henry George School conference, Miami Beach, CA
  • 1977 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, California
  • 1986 - Book, Total Tax Relief, published
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1993 - Died, 7 March; age 68
Achenbaum,
Wyn
Connecticut
(Stamford)
  • 2003 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Bridgeport, CT
  • 2003 - Article, The Committee on Taxation, Resources and Economic Development, a history
  • 2004 - Article, "An Alabama Story -- Susan Pace Hamill, Gov. O'Reilly and the Alabama Voters, GroundSwell, November-December
  • 2004 - Participated in panels on "Hunger, Homelessness and the Land Question" and "Georgist Values, Christian Economics" at the Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 22-24 July
  • 2005 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; August
  • 2005 - Letter, "Fairness of Tax Burden," Barnstable Patriot News, 19 August. Reprinted in GroundSwell, July-August
  • 2006 - Letter, "What If Cities Taxed Land More, and Buildings Less? printed in the Hartford Courant, 12 March. Reprinted in GroundSwell, March-April
  • 2006 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Evanston, Illinois, July
  • 2007 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA, July
  • 2008 - Article, "The End of Poverty?" GroundSwell, July-August, regarding the documentary film co-produced by the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 2009 - Biographical sketch of Weld Carter
  • 2009 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 2010 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Albany, New York, July
  • 2012 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Camp Hill, Pennsylvania; July
Ackerley,
Oliver
...
  • 1957 - Article, "Floors Under Farms," Henry George News, February
Adair,
Charles R.
Michigan
(Flint)
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
  • 1929 - Article, "The Tax Problem Misunderstood, Saturday Night, 23 March
  • 1929 - Address, What is Wrong with American Agriculture, delivered at the Henry George Foundation Congress.
Adair,
H.G.
Illinois
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
Adams,
C.A.
Massachusetts
(Campbridge)
  • 1932 - Profession: Professor
  • 1932 - Serving a member, advisory committee, Henry George School, New York, NY
Adam,
Edwin
Massachusetts
  • 1908 - Book, Land Valuation and Taxation
Adams,
Charles Blair
California
(San Diego)
  • 1956 - Elected president of Henry George School alumni association
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
  • 1960 - Selected Georgist of the Year
  • 1960 - Died, July
Adams,
Charles F.
...
  • 1901 - Close friend of Henry George and founder of the Brotherhood of the Commonwealth
Adams,
Charles Francis
New York
(New York)
  • 1880s - Became Henry George supporter
  • 1882 - Elected Secretary, Free Soil Society
Adams,
Charles Frederick
New York
(Brooklyn)
  • 1890 - Attended National Conference of Single Tax Clubs, Cooper Union, New York City, September
  • 1897 - Active in the Thomas Jefferson Democracy and Henry George's final campaign for Mayor of New York City
  • 1899 - Speech delivered atthe 60th anniversary of Henry George's birth, Manhattan Single Tax Club, 3 September
  • 1909 - Active in Single Tax movement
Adams,
Comfort
Pennsyvania
(Philadelphia)
  • 1949 - Participated in the Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September
Adams,
Frank
New Jersey
(Springfield)
  • 19-- - Graduated from Seton Hall University Law School
  • 1959 - Enrolled in Henry George School, New Jersey
  • 1960 - Became instructor at Henry George School, New Jersey
Adams,
Henry
...
  • 1889 - Visited Henry George at his home in New York City with Lawson Purdy
Adams,
John
Massachusetts
(Dorchester)
  • 1890 - Serving as Secretary, Dorchester Single Tax Club
Adams,
Martin
California
(Middletown)
  • 2012 - Attended conference of the Council of Georgist Organizations, Camp Hill, PA; July
Adams,
Mary L.
Oregon
(Portland)
  • 1915 - Elected Secretary of the Single Tax League
Adams,
Minnie G.
...
  • 1939 - Article, "Economics vs. Atheism," Land and Freedom, May-June
Adams,
Vera Belle
California
(San Diego)
  • 1960 - Appointed Secretary, Henry George House
Adan,
Charles Frederick
...
  • 1917 - Participated in The Great Adventure conference, held in Atlantic City, NJ, 13-15 April
Addams,
G.S.
Ohio
(Cleveland)
  • 190x - Became supporter of Tom L. Johnson and the Single Tax
    1933 - Died (age 63)
Addington,
Jack E.
California
(San Diego)
  • Profession: Minister, Church of Religious Science
  • 1943 - Serving as instructor, Henry George School, Los Angeles, California
  • 1945 - Elected Chairman to newly formed board of the Henry George Schools of California
  • 1956 - Delivered address, "Henry George -- Truth Seeker of Economics" at 117th anniversary of Henry George's birth
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
  • 1960 - Address, on educational program offered by the Henry George School, San Diego, CA
Addison,
M.
Massachusetts
  • 1890 - Rector of Episcopal Church; active Single Taxer
Adler,
Frank
Maryland
(Wheaton)
  • 1978 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania
Adler,
Mortimer J.
...
ADVANCE SHEET, THE
New Jersey
  • 1917 - Edited by Julia Goldzier
Agnew,
Terry
California
Marin
  • 1975 - President, Marin Branch Council of Henry George School
Agnew,
William
Ohio
  • Member, Ohio State Legislature. In 1919, introduced bill for a two-rate property tax
Aguilar,
Carlos
California
  • 1971 - Serving as branch representative of the Henry George School, San Francisco, California
Aguilera,
Nibaldo
New York
(New York)
  • 2000 - Elected to board of the Henry George School, New York, NY
  • 2003 - Re-elected to board of the Henry George School, New York, NY
  • 2004 - Re-elected to board of the Henry George School, New York, NY
  • 2005 - Review of the book: The Clash of Civilizations And the Remaking of World Order, by Samuel P. Huntington, Henry George News, January-April
Ahene,
Rexford
...
  • 1993 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Los Angeles, CA, July
Aiken,
Janet Ruth (Dr.)
New York
(New York)
  • Profession: taught research methods at Brooklyn College
  • 1892 - Born, Superior, Wisconsin
  • 1912 - Graduated, University of Minnesota
  • 1914 - Article, "Profit Sharing for Savings," The World's Work, Vol. XXVII, May-October, pp. 316-320
  • 1930 - Joined faculty of Columbia University and Brooklyn College
  • 1930s - Joined faculty of Henry George School, New York; taught English and writing and wrote for The Freeman
  • 1939 - Serving as editor of a book, We Want Freedom; 30 Georgist writers contributing chapters
  • 1939 - Article, "Happiness Is Self-Made," The Freeman, May
  • 1939 - Article, Nothing from Nothing Leaves --? Is The Graded Tax Too Much of a Compromise, The Freeman, June
  • 1939 - Article, Privilege Versus Privilege, The Freeman, October
  • 1941 - Teaching course in research and composition at the Henry George School
  • 1942 - Article, "First Things First," The Freeman, February
  • 1942 - Article, Toward Unequal Rights, The Freeman, July
  • 1942 - Book, Surely Goodness, published by Quarry Books
  • 1944 - Died, 3 February; age 52
  • 1944 - Memorial service held at the Henry George School, 20 February
Ainsworth,
C.E.
Florida
(Tampa)
  • 1890 - Serving as President, Thomas Shearman Single Tax League
Aisbitt,
Thomas W.
California
(Venice)
  • Editor and publisher of the Venice News
  • 1917 - Letter, Everyman, October, in which he wrote: "If the Equity Taxation reformers will put up a One Tax demand, publish Everyman as it has been, and conduct a Free Earth fight on the same high, bold lines as No. 5's was, I'll consent to having North, Pinchon, Kuehn, or anybody else, put in irons while 'Equity' opens the earth."
Aitken,
Peter
New York
(Brooklyn)
  • 1888 - Elected First Vice President, Brooklyn Single Tax Club
  • 1890 - Serving as President, Brooklyn Single Tax Club
Albright,
Haines D.
Pennsylvania
(Philadelphia)
  • 1895 - Active in Delaware Single Tax campaign
  • 1898 - Enrolled in Temple College
  • 1903 - Admitted to the Bar to practice law
  • 1926 - Delegate to Henry George Congress, Philadelphia
  • 1926 - Died (buried at Arden, Delaware)
Albro,
W.C.
New York
(Poughkeepsie)
  • 1890 - Member, Poughkeepsie Single Tax Club
Alcorn,
Isabel
Nebraska
(Omaha)
  • 1938 - Elected President, Henry George Fellowship
Alexander,
Andrew
New York
(Long Island)
  • 1940 - Chaired dinner of Society of Long Island Georgists, Jamaica, L.I., 4 January
Alexander,
Charles
California
(Los Angeles)
  • Editor, The Citizens' Advocate
  • 1917 - Letter, regarding support of The Great Adventure, Everyman, October
  • 1918 - Letter, Everyman, March, in which he wrote: "It is my firm conviction that a single tax victory can be won in California this year. It is only a question of fully acquainting all the voters with the true meaning of the amendment. Californians are opposed to land monopoly and pretty genrally know that single tax will cure it. With the world's shortage of food and our knowledged that food can only come from land open to use, the only thing that could defeat us would be an empty war chest."
  • 1918 - Letter, regarding Herman Kuehn, Everyman, April
Alexander,
Charles W.
Illinois
(Jacksonville)
  • 1890 - Serving as Secretary, Single Tax Club
Alexander,
Edward F.
Ohio
(Cincinnati)
  • 1927 - Participated in Single Tax conference, Columbus, Ohio, 19 March
  • 1932 - Candidate for U.s. House of Representatives (defeated)
  • 1935 - Helped found Henry George School of Ohio
  • 1936 - Attended Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Cincinnati, Ohio; 12-14 November
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
Alexander,
Jay T.
Alabama
(Birmingham)
  • 1961 - Letter, "It All Goes Back to Henry George," Detroit Free Press, 26 August
Alexander,
John
New York
(New York)
  • 1997 - Teacher, Henry George School, NY
Alexander,
K.P.
Arkansas
(Little Rock)
  • 1915 - Address, The Effects of Taxation on the Commercial Progress of Vancouver, at a meeting in Little Rock, Arkansas, 26 January; the Single Tax Review, July-August
  • 1915 - Letter, Economic Gambling; the Single Tax Review, 1915
  • 1918 - Letter, Everyman, March, in which he wrote: "It seems to me that the Great Adventure in California has sized up the situation as it is, and not as we would like it to be; that, philosophically and with rare acumen, they re taking advantage of the 'psychologic moment' to do the one thing which all singletaxers shold now earnestly and unitedly do -- utilize the present stressed conditions to apply the only possible harmonious and lasting remedy to the cause of them. If the stressed economic conditions which produced, and are being intensified by, this war do not result in the adoption of single tax as a means of opening the land, there will be no escape, I fear, from industrial revolutions both here and abroad."
    1918- Letter, to Danie Kiefer (Arden, Delaware) supporting concentration of effort to have the Single Tax adopted in California, 3 Apri. Reprinted in Everyman, April
    1928 - Letter, regarding the death of Louis F. Post, Land and Freedom, January-February. Quote: "I have always considered him one of the clearest and most constructive thinkers along economic lines that, out of Henry George himself, the U.S. has produced."
  • 1930 - Article, Internationalism, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1931 - Wrote letter on economic ideas to Rev. Charles E. Coughlin, Detroit, quoting Edward McGlynn
  • 1935 - Died, 31 March
Alexander,
Ray
California
(San Francisco)
  • 19-- - Joined faculty, Henry George School
  • 1973 - Serving on the board, Henry George School of Northern California; President of San Francisco branch
  • 1974 - Died, September
Alexander,
Theresa
California
(Coronado)
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego
Alexander,
W.E.
Tennessee
(Ethridge)
  • 1927 - Described by editor of the Lawrence Democrat: "He can tell you more about the Single tax in a minute than you can read in a month."
  • 1936 - Died, 11 August (age 70)
Alft,
Elmer C. (Jr.)
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • 1944 - Serving as new instructor, Henry George School
Alkalay,
Lidia
Massachusetts
(Boston)
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George School conference, St. Louis, Missouri, 13-16 July
  • 1953 - Attended Henry George School conference, Boston, Massachusetts, 2-4 July
  • 1954 - Served as Assistant Director, Henry George School
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
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  • 1930 - Established, John Dewey as one of the Vice Presidents, Charles H. Ingersoll, President
Allen,
A. Violette
New York
(New York)
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1967 - Attended Henry George School conference, Montreal, Quebec, July
  • 1970 - Became a member of the International Union
Allen,
Bernard M.
Connecticut
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England ,/li>
Allen,
Francis
...
  • 1979 - Paper, "The American Indian Ethic Towards Land," presented at the Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, August
Allen,
Grant
...
  • 1894 - Imagination and Radicals, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1894 - In the Matter of Aristocracy, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1894 - Is England Played Out, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1894 - Game and the Rules, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1894 - On the Casino Terrace, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1894 - Monopolist Instincts, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1894 - Science in Education, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1894 - Role of the Prophet, a chapter from the book, Post-Prandial Philosophy, published 1894 in London by Chatto & Windus
  • 1904 - Reminiscences of Herbert Spencer, Reprinted from the Personal Reminiscences of Herbert Spencer Forum, 35 April 1904
  • 1908 - Book, Individualism and Socialism
Allen,
Henry Ware
Kansas
(Wichita)
Oklahoma
(Chickasha)
  • Advocated Henry George's ideas for most of his life; wrote letter to editors of major papers across U.S.
  • 1861 - Born, New Bedford, Massachusetts
  • 1888 - Organized a Bellamy Club in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1888 - First read The Standard and joined the Kansas City Single Tax Club
  • 1901 - Article, "An Entering Wedge," Why? Magazine, January
  • 1890 - Met Henry George in Kansas City, Missouri, on behalf of the Single Tax Club of Kansas City
  • 1921 - Article, The True Function of Government, Single Tax Review, September-October
  • 1926 - Elected to the National Advisory Commission of the Henry George Foundation of America
  • 1930 - Address, on Henry George, at the Carpenters Union
  • 1932 - Agreed to serve on the Advisory Committee of the Henry George School of Social Science
  • 1932 - Delivered address, "Social Injustice," at Henry George Congress, Memphis
  • 1933 - Article, Social Injustice, Land and Freedom, March-april
  • 1933 - Article, Henry George, Land and Freedom, July-August
  • 1935 - Book, Prosperity by the Single Tax; the manuscript was completed, publication information not yet available
  • 1936 - Book, Prosperity, pubilshed by Christopher Publishing Co., Boston
  • 1936 - Review by Dean Gordon of the book, Prosperity by Henry Ware Allen, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1937 - Article, The Church and Charity, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1937 - Article, A Plea For Endowments, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1937 - Article, Public Ownership, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1937 - Article, "The Right to Strike," Land and Freedom, July-August
  • 1938 - Article, Special Privilege, Land and Freedom, November-December 1937 and January-February 1938
  • 1939 - Article, Governments and the People, Land and Freedom, November-December
  • 1940 - Article, The Reign of Natural Law, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1940 - Article, Some Reminiscences of Henry George, The Freeman, December
  • 1942 - Article, "Labor Unions and Strikes," The Freeman, June
  • 1942 - Article, Recent History, The Freeman, December
  • 1943 - Article, Democracy, The Freeman, January
  • 1943 - Article, "The Business Man -- Stabilizer," The Freeman, February
  • 1943 - Article, "Jerry Simpson of Kansas," The Freeman, July
  • 1943 - Letter, regarding Henry George birthday celebration printed in the New York Times, 2 September
  • 194- - Freedom and Henry George, from the book, The Man, Henry George; date of publication could not be found
  • 1944 - Letter, regarding problems with strategy of labor leaders, Henry George News, February
  • 1946 - Pamphlet, Steps to Freedom, published by Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1951 - Article, "The Confiscatory Income Tax," Henry George News, November
  • 1957 - Died, age 96
Allen,
James
New York
(New York)
  • 1970 - Ph.D. candidate at Columbia University
  • 1970 - Developing course on Philosophy of Henry George for HGS
Allen,
John Hayes
New Jersey
(Jersey City)
  • 1876 - Graduate from Lafayette College, Pennsylvania
  • 189- - Became supporter of HG
  • 1932 - Serving as a member, advisory committee, Henry George School, New York, NY
  • 1935 - Exchanged letters with Spencer Heath regarding Georgist theory, 12 December
  • 1938 - Address, on his introduction to teachings of Henry George, at the graduation exercises of the Henry George School, Newark, 5 December
  • 1939 - Serving as President, Jersey City, Chamber of Commerce
  • 194- - John and Emma allen Foundation established at Lafayette College
  • 1947 - Died, 18 Febrary. Left a bequest to Lafayette College to advance the teachings of Henry George
  • 1947 - Article, Bequest Aids Single Tax, New York Times, 7 March
Allen,
Robert E. (Jr.)
Maryland
(Baltimore)
Washington, D.C.
  • 1921 - Born
  • 1942 - Entered military service
  • 1952 - Became director, Henry George School, DC, coming from Baltimore
  • 1953 - Attended Henry George School conference, Boston, Massachusetts, 2-4 July
  • 1955 - Letter, Henry George News, June
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1956 - DC Extension suspended
  • 1959 - Executive Director, National Home Study Council, Washington, DC
  • 1973 - Presentation, The Major Thesis of Henry George, at a Labor Day conference held by the Henry George Schools and the School of Living
  • 198- A Meeting with Justice William O. Douglas
  • 1994 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Fairhope, Alabama
  • 2007 - Died, 7 April
Allen,
Victor
Connecticut
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2008 - Died
Allen,
Violetta
New York
(New York)
Alabama
(Fairhope)
  • 1973 - Died
Allen,
Virgil D.
Ohio
(Cleveland)
  • Profession: civil engineer
  • 1936 - Serving as Henry George School extension director
  • 1944 - Died, age 74
Aller,
Pat
New York
(New York)
  • 19-- - Born
  • 1950 - Earned B.A. (Literature), University of Maryland
  • 1952 - Served as Assistant Producer and publicity director, CBS News (thru 1953)
  • 1954 - Earned M.A., American University, Washington, D.C.
  • 197- - Joined staff, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 1974 - Earned M.S. Degress, Bank Street College (reading specialist)
  • 1980 - Appointed Assistant Director, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation and Business Manager, American Journal of Economics and Sociology (served thru 1991)
  • 1984 - Elected trustee, Henry George School, NY
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
  • 1986 - Elected to board, Henry George School (served until February 1988)
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1993 - Appointed NGO Representative to the United Nations by International Union (served thru 2002)
  • 1994 - Elected to board, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation; served as board secretary, 1996-97
  • 1994 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Fairhope, Alabama
  • 1995 - Article, "United Nations World Summit for Social Development," published, Georgist Journal, May-June
  • 1995 - Article, "USA Joins Other Nations' Vote for Law of Sea," published, Georgist Journal, January-February
  • 1997 - Article, "Transnationals and Poverty," Georgist Journal, Winter
  • 1999 - Paper, The Georgist Philosophy in Culture and History, delivered in Arden, Delaware, July
  • 1999 - Paper delivered, "How to Broaden Our Focus to Strengthen Our Message," Henry George Institute conference, Arden, De, July 12 (reprinted in Georgist Journal, November-December)
  • 2000 - Paper, Land Value Tax: Cure for Poverty, and Unemployment, presented at the UN World Forum for Social Development, Geneva, Switzerland
  • 2001 - Attended International Union conference, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 2004 - Re-elected to the board, Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 2004 - Participated in a panel on "The Health and Wealth Gap in New Mexico" at the Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 22-24 July
Allison,
Edward Pease
...
  • 1888 - Book, Ground Rents in Philadelphia, written with Boies Penrose; published by the University of Pennsylvania, in the Quarterly Journal of Economics, April (made available online by Google Books)
Allison,
Josh
New Mexico
  • 2004 - Participated in panel on "Hunger, Homelessness and the Land Problem," at the Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 22-24 July
Almond,
Albert
...
  • 192- - Member, Commonwealth Land Party
Almond,
George R.
Massachusetts
(Boston)
  • 1940 - President, Henry George Fellowship
Alper,
Noah D.
Missouri
(St. Louis)
  • 1924 - First read Henry George's Progress and Poverty
  • 1935 - Co-founded the Henry George School in Northern California and served on its board for some years thereafter
  • 1935 - Became involved in the California campaign to tax land rent
  • 1936 - Attended Henry George Congress, Cincinnati, Ohio; 12-14 November
  • 1937 - Attended Henry George Congress, Detroit, Michigan; 14-16 October
  • 1937 - Organized a new Henry George School in San Francisco
  • 1938 - Article, Privilege Fights With Lies, The Freeman, October
  • 1939 - Became first director, Henry George School, St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1939 - Started Henry George class at Assembly Hall, Central Library, St. Louis, Missouri, October
  • 19-- - Elected President, Public Revenue Education Concil
  • 1942 - Article, Deductive versus Inductive Reasoning, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1948 - Address, "How to Win Friends and Keep Them," at Henry George School conference, Chicago, Illinois, July
  • 1949 - Left for a year of study at Columbia University in NYC
  • 1949 - Participated in the Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September
  • 1949 - Attended Columbia University (to 1950)
  • 1949 - Atttended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1950 - Formed the Public Revenue Education Council
  • 1950 - Attended Henry George School conference, St. Louis, Missouri, 13-16 July
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George School conference, Los Angeles, 19-22 July
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George Foundation of America conference, New York, NY, 5-6 October
  • 1951 - Pamphlet, The Manufacturer (Joseph S. Thompson) versus The College Professor (H.L. Lutz)
  • 1952 - Article, The Supreme Tragedy of American Economic Education, Public Revenue Education Council
  • 1952 - Paper, The Great American Tax Shift, presented at the International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1952 - Pamphlet, The Great American Free Enterprise Loophole, published by the Public Revenue Education Council
  • 1953 - Attended Henry George School conference, Boston, Massachusetts, 2-4 July
  • 1954 - Retires as director, HGS
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1955 - Article, "Test of Good and Bad Tax," Henry George News, September
  • 1957 - Attended the Henry George conference at Wagner College, Staten
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
  • 1958 - Paper, "Economic Education and Political Action," presented at Henry George Foundation conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November
  • 1959 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 1950s - Booklet, Let's Abolish Taxes and use National Public Revenue, Public Revenue Education Council
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1960 - Article, The All-American Anti-Communist Missle, Issues of News & Views, March
  • 1960 - Article, "Injecting the Irritant," Henry George News, November
  • 1960 - Paper, "The Manufacturer vs. The College Professor,"
  • 1961 - Conducted classes at Midwest Bible College, St. Louis
  • 1961 - Living Teaches Us, The Classroom Reinforces What We Have Learned, a letter to teachers at the Henry George School in St. Louis regarding teaching methods
  • 1961 - Attended Henry George School conference, Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1962 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Chatham College, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 1966 - Paper, The American Tax Heritage and the Better Way, presented at the Missouri Economics Association meeting, 1 October
  • 1967 - Article, "Real Property -- Not One Class But Two," Henry George News, March
  • 1967 - Attended Henry George School conference, Montreal, Quebec, July
  • 1969 - Attended Henry George School conference, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1969 - Article, Liberation for the Race, Henry George News, November
  • 1970 - Pamphlet, The Voice and The Tax Committee, an imaginary dialogue
  • 1974 - Received the Henry George School's "Outstanding Achievement Award" at the Henry George School conference
  • 1976 - Provided update on Public Revenue Education Council at the Henry George Foundation conference, Evanston, IL, July
  • 19-- - Paper, Economic Science and World Problems presented at the 5th Conference on Balanced Living, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
  • 1977 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
  • 1978 - Booklet, The Foundation of Economic Freedom, published by Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 1983 - Died, July 30, age 86
Alpone,
James
Ohio
(Springfield)
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
Alrich,
Sam D.
California
(Los Angeles)
  • 1951 - Served as instructor at Henry George School
Altgeld,
John P.
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • 1892-1896 - Governor of Illinois and friend of Henry George
  • 1897 - A Remembrance of Henry George, delivered at "The Auditorium," Chicago, Illinois; 5 December
  • 1899 - Book, Live Questions, of his papers, speeches, interviews and messages to the legislature of Illinois
Altschuler,
Herbert
New York
(New York)
  • 1923 - Born, Manhattan
  • 1940s - Completed courses at the Henry George School
  • 1950s - Wrote pamphlet, Peace and Prosperity
  • 197- - Becomes member, Henry George Institute
  • 1980 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, New York, NY
  • 1990 - Letter printed, Georgist Journal, Autumn
  • 1995 - Died, November 30, age 82
Altschuler,
Toby
New York
(Brooklyn)
  • 1950 - Born, 22 June (son of Herbert Altschuler)
  • 1964 - Attended Organic School, Fairhope, Alabama
  • 1966 - Attended Henry George School and also took the school's corresponence courses
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, California
  • 1980 - Atttended Joint Georgist Conference, New York, New York, 28 August - 1 September
Alvarez,
Ramon
...
  • 1992 - Joined staff, Henry George School, New York
  • 1999 - Left position at Henry George School, New York; family moved to Florida
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