- Edward Henry,1848–1909, U.S. financier and railroad magnate.
- his sonW(illiam) A·ve·rell [ey-ver-uh l] /ˈeɪ vər əl/, 1891–1986, U.S. diplomat: governor of New York 1954–58.
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While in London, Harriman also launched an affair with Pamela Churchill, daughter-in-law of the prime minister.
Believe it or not, McGurk's and Harriman's are not the only examples in American history of love affairs in war zones.
Kennan regarded Harriman as too conciliatory in dealing with Stalin.George Kennan by John Lewis Gaddis: A Review
December 9, 2011
With Harriman we shall close this chapter on men of affairs.American Men of Mind
Burton E. Stevenson
Harriman is on the night force and at home how, but I'll see what I can do.The Eagle's Heart
Dr. Harriman has explained, with the authority of an expert, these ghastly growths.Alcohol and the Human Brain
I have,” said Harriman triumphantly, “and I am going to build that road.
“You must carry it through whether it is possible or not,” Harriman replied.
- W (illiam) Averell. 1891–1986, US diplomat: negotiated the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty with the Soviet Union (1963); governor of New York (1955–58)
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