Charles Ames Washburn
Charles Ames Washburn, American diplomat.
Washburn, Charles Ames was born on March 16, 1822 in Livermore, Maine, United States.
Graduate Bowdoin College, 1848.
Editor Alta Cal; minister, 1863-1868, escaped from Paraguay in United States Ship Wasp when Americans were accused of giving aid to Brazil during Brazilian-Paraguayan War, 1868.
Author: Philip Thaxter (novel), 1861. Gomery of Montgomery (novel), 1865. Political Evolution, 1877.
From Poverty to Competence, 1877. History of Paraguay, 2 vols., 1879.