- Herbert,1861–1955, U.S. librarian: headed Library of Congress 1899–1939.
- Israel,1718–90, American Revolutionary general.
- Rufus,1738–1824, American Revolutionary officer: engineer and colonizer in Ohio.
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In October Putnam and his associate Adam Hunt traveled to Pennsylvania to interview author Stacy Brown.Inside the Latest Michael Jackson Trial—the One With $40 Billion on the Line
April 1, 2013
Putnam will still be around to explain how they change the political calculus.
If you were making a list of the breakout stars of the 2012 cycle,” said Mahtesian, “Putnam is at the top of the list.
THL tallies $180,300 including its Putnam affiliate and led by its co-chairs, Scott Schoen, Anthony Dinovi, and Scott Sperling.Clear Channel’s Directors Give Big to Romney, Who Won’t Criticize Limbaugh
March 7, 2012
Says Putnam, “I can say a lot of things today and be proven wrong tomorrow.”The Death of Super Tuesday?
August 5, 2011
“That is the proper course, your excellency,” said General Putnam.
“I will,” and Dick hastened to General Putnam and made his wish known.
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Please direct me how to go in order to overtake him, General Putnam.
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- Israel. 1718–90, American general in the War of Independence
- his cousin Rufus. 1738–1824, American soldier in the War of Independence; surveyor general of the US (1796–1803)
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