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John Shertzer Hittell (1825–1901)

Hittell, John Shertzer. An American journalist and writer, brother of Theodore Henry; born at Jonestown, PA, Dec. 25, 1825; died in San Francisco in 1901. He wrote: ‘Evidences against Christianity’ (2d ed. 2 vols., 1857); ‘Resources of California’ (6th ed. 1874); ‘A Brief History of Culture’ (1875); etc.