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Burnham

[bur-nuh m] /ˈbɜr nəm/
noun
1.
Daniel Hudson, 1846–1912, U.S. architect and city planner.
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  • Burnham's hand fell heavily on his forearm and he checked as if throttled.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • It was here that Roland got a look from Mr. Burnham that withered him completely.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • Burnham remarked, much too casually to have deceived anybody but old Sam.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • A glance at his watch accompanied Burnham's consent to spare a few minutes.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • I'm afraid, though, he got little encouragement from Mr. Burnham.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance

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