Biographical Sketch of Carl Lorenz

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Lorenz, Carl; journalist; born, Stuttgaart, Germany, March 31, 1858; early education in Germany; at the age of 18, went to Switzerland for further study; remained three years; graduated from the University of Geneva, in 1879; taught school in Paris for two and one-half years; taught Languages in London for two years; came to the United States in 1881; engaged in newspaper work in New York City, for two years; in 1883, located in Portsmouth, O.; resumed teaching, and was principal of a German School until 1887; came to Cleveland, and in 1880, became connected with The Waechter and Anzeiger; now its Sunday editor; 1903, sec’y of the Cleveland Library Board; author of works of fiction, poetry and dramatic writings.



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The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 1 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-carl-lorenz.htm - Last updated on Mar 5th, 2012

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