Hale, Benjamin E.
Born: 1809-12-06 Massachusetts
Died: 1877-12-04 Brooklyn, New York
Benjamin E. Hale was a Congregational minister, newspaper editor and publisher, temperance advocate, and businessman. In June 1833, Hale became the editor and publisher of the
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