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Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948

LC control no.n 80010153
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPS1040 PS1043
Personal name headingAtherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948
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Variant(s)Horn, Gertrude Franklin, 1857-1948
Asmodeus, 1857-1948
Atherton, Gertrude, 1857-1948
See alsoAlternate identity: Lin, Frank, 1857-1948
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Associated countryUnited States
LocatedSan Francisco (Calif.) New York (N.Y.) England
Birth date1857-10-30
Death date1948-06-14
Place of birthSan Francisco (Calif.)
Place of deathSan Francisco (Calif.)
Field of activityFiction Novels Essays
Profession or occupationNovelists Essayists
Found inNUCMC files (Atherton, Gertrude, 1857-1948; b. Gertrude Franklin Horn)
NUC pre-1956 (x-ref: Lin, Frank, pseud. see Atherton, Mrs. Gertrude Franklin (Horn) 1857-)
Wikipedia, May 14, 2018: Gertrude Atherton (Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton (October 30, 1857-June 14, 1948) was a prominent and prolific American author; in addition to novels, she wrote short stories, essays, and articles for magazines and newspapers on such issues as feminism, politics, and war; Gertrude Franklin Horn was born in San Francisco, California; died San Francisco; first publication was "The Randolphs of Redwood: A Romance", serialized in The Argonaut in March 1882 under the pseudonym Asmodeus; first novel, What Dreams May Come, was published in 1888 under the pseudonym Frank Lin)
American national biography online, May 14, 2018 (Atherton, Gertrude Franklin (30 October 1857-14 June 1948); author, biographer, and historian; born Gertrude Franklin Horn in San Francisco, California; in 1882 The Randolphs of the Redwoods was published anonymously as a serial in the San Francisco Argonaut; when her husband died in 1887, she left California to live in New York and travel in England and France; moved to England in 1895; in 1932 Atherton returned to San Francisco. She had developed a reputation as a Californian author, for which she received several honorary degrees as well as headed the list of California's thirteen most distinguished women; also wrote under the names Asmodeus and Frank Lin)
LAC internal file, June 6, 2022 (access point: Atherton, Gertrude, 1857-1948; variants: Atherton, Gertrude Franklin Horn, 1857-1948; Asmodeus; Lin, Frank)
National bib agency no.0040E4719E
Associated languageeng
Quality codenlc