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Category:George Perkins Marsh

George Perkins Marsh (March 15, 1801 – July 23, 1882), an American diplomat and philologist, is considered by some to be America's first en:environmentalist.

George Perkins Marsh 
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American politician
Date of birth 15 March 1801
Date of death 23 July 1882
Vallombrosa Abbey
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Member of
Member of political party
  • Whig Party
Position held
  • United States representative (Horace Everett, Vermont's 3rd congressional district, 1849, 4 March 1843, James Meacham)
  • United States Ambassador to Italy (15, William Waldorf Astor, 1st Viscount Astor, John Moncure Daniel)
  • United States Ambassador to Turkey (Dabney S. Carr, 3)
  • ambassador
  • Q19924067
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