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The Encyclopedia Americana (1906)/Munroe, Charles Kirk

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Munroe, Charles Kirk, American writer for boys: b. Appleton, Wis., 15 Dec. 1856. He was educated at Harvard and was editor of 'Harper's Round Table' 1879-82. For many years he has made Florida his home. Among his numerous works are: 'The Flamingo Feather' (1887); 'Wakulla' (1888); 'Campmates'; 'Canoemates'; 'Raftmates'; 'Rick Dale'; 'Dorymates'; 'The White Conquerors'; 'Big Cypress'; 'At War with Pontiac'; 'Life of Mrs. Stowe' (with her son); 'Copper Princess' (1898); 'Forward March' (1899); 'Under the Great Bear' (1900), etc.