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Appletons' Cyclopædia of American Biography/Guernsey, Alfred Hudson

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GUERNSEY, Alfred Hudson, editor, b. in Vermont in 1825. He was for several years editor of “Harper's Magazine,” and from 1872 till 1876 was an associate editor of the “American Cyclopaedia,” to which he contributed numerous articles. He has also written largely for periodicals, mainly on historical subjects, and is author, jointly with Henry M. Alden, of “Harper's Pictorial History of the Great Rebellion,” Mr. Guernsey writing the eastern campaigns (2 vols., New York, 1862-'5), and of “The Spanish Armada” (1882).