Hamlin Garland

Hannibal Hamlin Garland

  • American

American author, notable for writing in the pioneer and frontiersmen genre; friend of Will Rogers, Will Durant and Robert Benchly. - AsNotedIn

Notable Position Organization From To
Pulitzer Juror Pulitzer Prize Board
Themes with Hamlin Garland

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Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1860/09/14 Hannibal Hamlin Garland is born on a farm near West Salem, Wisconsin, the second of four children of Richard Garland of Maine and Charlotte Isabelle McClintock. Born West Salem Wisconsin Hamlin Garland's Birthday
1891/00/00 "Main-Travelled Roads" by Hamlin Garland is published by Arena Publishing Company. Author Main-Travelled Roads (short story collection)
1891/00/00 "The Return of the Private" by Hamlin Garland is published by Arena Publishing Company. Author The Return of the Private (short story)
1891/00/00 "Under The Lion's Paw" by Hamlin Garland is published by Arena Publishing Company. Author Under The Lion's Paw (Short Story)
1891/00/00 "Up the Coolly" by Hamlin Garland is included in his collection of short stories, Main-Travelled Roads, published by Arena Publishing Company. Author Up the Coolly (Short Story)
1893/00/00 Hannibal Garland purchases a home for parents. Vacation home Hamlin Garland House West Salem
1899/00/00 "Boy life on the prairie" by Hamlin Garland is published by Macmillan. Author Beginnings of Bad Boy Literature
1921/00/00 "A Daughter of the Middle Border" by Hamlin Garland is published by Macmillan. Author A Daughter of the Middle Border (book)
1921/06/22 Robert M Lovett writes in 'The New Republic' that the Pulitzer jury had actually selected 'Main Street' by Sinclair Lewis, not 'The Age of Innocence' by Wharton. Lovett did not say, but they had most likely been overruled by Nicholas Murray Butler. Pulitzer Juror The Age of Innocence (book) 1921 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
1922/04/00 Hamlin Garland is awarded a Pulitzer Prize for "A Daughter of the Middle Border". Author A Daughter of the Middle Border (book)
1940/03/04 Hannibal Garland dies at age 79, at his home in Hollywood, California. Died
1940/03/07 A memorial service is held for Hamlin Garland in Glendale, California. In Memoriam
1940/03/14 Hamlin Garland's ashes are buried in Neshonoc Cemetery in West Salem, Wisconsin. Reverend John B Fritz reads Garland's poem "The Cry of the Age" at the service. Final Resting Place

19 Creative Works by Hamlin Garland »

Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
A Branch Road (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
Mrs Ripley's Trip (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
A Day's Pleasure (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
The Creamery Man (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
A 'Good Fellow's' Wife (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
Uncle Ethan Ripley (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
The Return of the Private (short story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
  • 1000 or so Notable Short Stories, True Tales and Mezzobulas
Among the Corn-Rows (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
Main-Travelled Roads (short story collection) Author Short Story Collection 1891/00/00
Up the Coolly (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
  • 1000 or so Notable Short Stories, True Tales and Mezzobulas
Under The Lion's Paw (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
  • 1000 or so Notable Short Stories, True Tales and Mezzobulas
God's Ravens (Short Story) Author Short Story 1891/00/00
Prairie Folk (short story collection) Author Short Story Collection 1892/00/00
Rose of Dutcher's Coolly (book) Author Novel 1895/00/00
Wayside Courtships (short story collection) Author Short Story Collection 1897/00/00
A Son of the Middle Border (autobiography) Author 1917/00/00
A Daughter of the Middle Border (book) Author Biography 1921/00/00
  • 1000 or so Notable Biographies, Histories and Verfabulas
  • Pulitzer Prize for Biography
Trail-Makers of the Middle Border (autobiography) Author 1926/00/00
Back-Trailers from the Middle Border (autobiography) Author 1928/00/00

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