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Ames, Adelbert, jr [ Ames, Adelbert, II ]locked

(b Lowell, MA, Aug 19, 1880; d Hanover, NH, July 3, 1955).
  • Roy R. Behrens

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American artist, optical physiologist and perceptual psychologist . Born to an affluent upper-class family, both his father, Adelbert Ames sr, and his maternal grandfather, Benjamin F. Butler, were distinguished Union generals during the American Civil War, while the latter was also a presidential candidate in 1884...

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