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Career at the University of Chicago. Dewey left Michigan in 1 894 to become
professor of philosophy and chairman of the department of philosophy,
psychology, and pedagogy at the University of Chicago. Dewey's achievements
there brought ...
July 10, 1867, Chicago, 111., U.S.— d. April 24, 1936, New York, N.Y.), American
journalist and humorist who created the homely philosopher Mr. Dooley. Dunne
was born of Irish-immigrant parents. In 1884 he began working for various ...
After going to Chicago, he was hired in 1856 by the mercantile house of Cooley,
Wadsworth and Company (afterward Farwell, Field and Company), in which he
attained full partnership. In 1865 he and Levi Zeigler Leiter (1834-1904), one of ...
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