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Walter Learned

Walter Learned, American banker, author.

Background

  • Learned, Walter was born on June 22, 1847 in New London, Connecticut, United States. Son of Joshua Coit and Jane (Dickerman) Learned.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the high school.

    Career

    • Treasurer Vice-President The Savings Bank of New London. President New London Gas & Electric Company, Rockville & Willimantic Lighting Company. Director Union Bank and Trust Company President Public Library, and Manual Training and Industrial School (New London).

      Translator: Coppee’s Ten Tales, 1892. Coppee’s The Rivals, 1894, Harper’s Magazine. Editor: Treasury of Favorite Poems, 1891.

      Treasury of Favorite American Poems, 1897. Author: Between Times (verse), 1889. Home: New London, Conn.

    Works

    • Translator: Coppee’s Ten Tales, 1892. Coppee’s The Rivals, 1894, Harper’s Magazine. Editor: Treasury of Favorite Poems, 1891.

      Treasury of Favorite American Poems, 1897. Author: Between Times (verse), 1889.

    Connections

    • Married Alice Flagg Beckwith, June 1, 1871.
    • father: Joshua Coit Learned
    • mother: Jane (Dickerman) Learned
    • spouse: Alice Flagg Beckwith
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    Died December 11, 1915
    (aged 68)
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