Samuel Bowles

Samuel Bowles - 'solderbrother,hemarr

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Samuel Bowles  -  Editor and publisher of the Springfield Daily Republican newspaper,  which was one of the most influential newspapers in the country during the mid 1800s.  Bowles was also a good friend of both Austin Dickinson and Emily Dickinson.  Austin Dickinson  -  Dickinson's older brother, he married Dickinson's best friend, Sue  Gilbert. A graduate of Amherst College and Harvard Law School, he later became  treasurer of Amherst College and succeeded his father Edward Dickinson in his law  practice.  Edward Dickinson   -  Dickinson's father, and a lawyer and treasurer of Amherst  College. He was elected to the Massachusetts state legislature and eventually became  a U.S. representative in the Thirty Third Congressional session (1853–1855).  Emily Norcross Dickinson   -  Dickinson's mother, she was active in the Amherst  community and won awards for her cooking and gardening skills. 
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