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A Biographical History of the Georgist Movement

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Name Place(s) of Residence Comments
Taber,
Ray H.
California
(Chula Vista)
Taber,
Silas S.
California
(San Diego)
  • 19-- - Became member, San Diego Single Tax Club
  • 1926 - Address, on new newspaper venture, Stockton Forum, started by L.D. Beckwith, delivered before the Economic Club, San Diego
  • 1927 - Article, The World Chaos: A Way Out, Land and Freedom, July-August
  • 1927 - Article (PDF format), World Chaos: A Way Out, Land and Freedom, July-August
  • 1928 - Article, A Square Deal and Guaranteed Democracy, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1928 - Article (PDF format), A Square Deal and Guaranteed Democracy, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1929 - Article, A Solution For Unemployment, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1929 - Article (PDF format), A Solution for Unemployment, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1930 - Pamphlet, Can President Hoover Assure Equitable Prosperity?
  • 1930 - Paper, "Philosophy of Henry George," delivered at Henry George Congress, San Francisco; September
  • 1936 - Attended the conference of the International Union, London, England; 1-5 September
  • 1938 - Died (age 81)
Tailian,
Laura
...
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA
  • 1979 - Article, "One Way to Democracy," New Leaf, July
Tallian,
Laura
California
(San Diego)
  • 1979 - Article, One Way to Democracy; The New Leaf, July
  • 1984 - Article, "Olney's Law," Georgist Journal, Summer
  • 1984 - Attended International Union conference, Cambridge, England
Tallman,
William
Pennsylvania
(New Castle)
  • 1982 - Attended annual Georgist Conference, Chatham College, Pittsburgh, PA, 16-19 July
Tamler,
Edward
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1961 - Elected trustee, Henry George School
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA
  • 1994 - Book, This Land Is Our Land, published (reviewed in Georgist Journal, Spring)
  • 2002 - Article, Torah Based Economics, Henry George News, May-June
Tandy,
W.L.
Illinois
(Eureka)
  • 1940 - Professor of Economics, Eureka College; enrolled his Public Finance class in the Henry George School correspondence course
Tapert,
Harold
Michigan
  • 1966 - On faculty, Henry George School
Tappero,
Lynette
Michigan
(Birmingham)
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
Tarbell,
Ida
...
  • 1857 - Born, near Rouseville (Erie County), Pennsylvania (5 November)
  • 1876 - Attended Allegheny College (graduated in 1880)
  • 1880 - Joined the faculty of the Poland Union Seminary in Poland, Ohio
  • 1883 - Joined staff of The Chautauquan as a contributing writer
  • 1886 - Appointed managing editor of The Chautauquan
  • 1890 - Moved to Paris to do postgraduate work in historical research
  • 189- - Began writing for McClure's Magazine, including a series on Napoleon Bonaparte and Abraham Lincoln
  • 1898 - Moved to New York City to continue working for McClure's Magazine
  • 1902 - Began writing articles on Standard Oil
  • 1904 - Book, The History of the Standard Oil Company, published
  • 1904 - Photograph
  • 1934 - Article, on Henry George, The Forum, September
  • 1944 - Died, 6 January (Bridgeport, Connecticut) of pneumonia
  • 2009 - Quote from the book: Taking on the Trust: The Epic Battle of Ida Tarbell and John D. Rockefeller, by Steve Weinberg (page 200):
    "Through Henry George, Tarbell began to understand that the kind of capital produced by Rockefeller should never be valued more highly than the capital produced by individual laborers, including those cultivating the land. 'God gave man theland, but man has to use his hand and brain in its cultivation before he can fee and clothe and shelter himself', she wrote while explicating George's philosophy. 'It is the partnership of the two -- land and labor -- which produces wealth'."
Targ,
David
New York
(New York)
  • 1939 - Article, Paupers in a Garden of Eden, regarding Bolivia; The Freeman, August
  • 1940s - Teacher, HGS, NY
  • 1941 - Address, "Housing" at the Henry George School convention, New York, New York, 9-11 July
  • 1974 - Member, Henry George Institute; nominated for board
Tarjan,
James
California
(Berkeley)
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA
Tarver,
Ben E.
California
(Santa Ana)
  • 1936 - Serving as an instructor, Henry George School, Los Angeles
  • 1943 - Serving as an instructor, Henry George School, Los Angeles
Tate,
William D.
Illinois
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
  • 1926 - Candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction, Commonwealth Land Party
Tauguey,
Phil D.
Pennsylvania
(Bradford)
  • 1890 - Serving as President, Bradford Single Tax Club
Tawresey,
Henry (Harry) B.
Pennsylvania
(Philadelphia)
  • 1926 - Delegate to Henry George Congress, Philadelphia
  • 1926 - Letter, on Georgist strategy, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1927 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York City, September
  • 1927 - Review of the book:
    The World of William Clissold, by H.G. Wells; Land and Freedom, November-December
  • 1929 - Article, What the Single Tax Means to Me, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1929 - Article, A Great Truth has Many Doors, Land and Freedom, March-April
Tawresey,
Simona C.
...
  • Wife of Henry Tawresey; known as an "ardent Single Taxer from girlhood"
  • 1927 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York City, September
  • 1927 - Died, 13 December (age 58)
Tax Limitation League of Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
(Pittsburgh)
  • 1945 - Formed, January, to support the Graded Tax System; William E. Schoyer, President; Harry b. Ackerman, VP; Walter r. Demmler, VP; John C. Weaver, Secretary; Percy R. Williams, Treasurer
Tax Relief Association Washington
(Seattle)
  • 1939 - Organized, with A.A. Booth as guiding founder
Tax Facts California
(Los Angeles)
  • 1922 thru 1936 - Individual issues provided
  • 1922 - Founded as the organ of the Los Angeles Single Tax League; edited by Stoughton Cooley until 1930, when he stepped down because of poor health
  • 1930 - Norma Cooley took over as editor
  • 1936 - Ceased publication due to lack of funds
Tax Talk California
(Los Angeles)
  • 1917 - Published, possibly as an organ of the Single Tax movement; more research needed to confirm
Taxation, A Journal of Justice ...
Taxation Quarterly ...
Taxpayers Digest ...
  • 1961 - Published in Portland, Oregon, by Harvey A. Keson; H. James Hotaling, editor
Taylor,
A.R. (General)
...
  • 1932 - Delegate to Henry George Congress, Memphis. Created book display for the event
Taylor,
Basil E.
...
  • 1973 - Served on board, Henry George School of Northern California
Taylor,
C.F. (Dr.)
Pennsylvania
(Philadelphia)

Taylor,
Edward R.
California
(San Francisco)
Taylor,
Graham
...
Taylor,
Helen
New York
(New York)
  • 1978 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania
Taylor,
James
...
  • 1883 - Book, American Political Philosophy: An Inquiry as to the Remedies for Social and Political Evils, proposed by Henry George and others; published by A.H. Smyth, Columbus, Ohio
Taylor,
Joseph E.
Delaware
(Lewes)
  • 1896 - Attended and spoke at banquet of Massachusetts Single Tax League, Boston, 22 February
Taylor,
Lillian
California
(Lemon Grove)
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
Taylor,
Louis P.
New York
(New York)
  • 1940 - Review of the book:
    Land Economics, by Richard T. Ely and George S. Wehrwein, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1940 - Review (PDF format) of the book:
    Land Economics, by Richard T. Ely and George S. Wehrwein, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1941 - Review of the book:
    A Quest for International Order, by Jackson H. Ralston, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1941 - Review (PDF format) of the book:
    A Quest for International Order, by Jackson H. Ralston, Land and Freedom, March-April
  • 1941 - Review (PDF format) of the book:
    Barrier to Trade, published by the Tax Institute, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1941 - Member, American Alliance to Advance Freedom
Taylor,
Mark
Ohio
(Columbus)
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1994 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Fairhope, Alabama
Taylor,
Mark
...
Taylor,
Nettie W.
Pennsylvania
(Philadelphia)
  • 1978 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania
Taylor,
Newton M.
...
Tayoun,
James
Penna.
(Philadelphia)
  • 1982 - Introduced LVT legislation in Philadelphia
Teagle,
C.A.
Texas
(Houston)
  • 1918 - Letter, Everyman, Marach, in which he wrote:
    "I have become convinced that we should concentrate our efforts on California, as the work seems to be more advanced there than elsewhere, owing to the efforts of The Great Adventure. ...It is time that single tax should be enacted, and I believe California is the place."
  • 1921 - Participated in the 2nd Texas Single Taxers Conference
Teel,
I.H.
Washington
(Waitsburg)
  • 1918 - Letter, Everyman, April, in support of The Great Adventure campaign
Teepe,
Theodore
Washington
(Seattle)
  • 1917 - Article, Henry George's Personality, The Single Tax Review, May-June
  • 1917 - Letter, Everyman, October, in which he wrote:
    "We have now reached the stage where all who deny the claims of the land monopolists should unite for a common attack on whatever it is that makes land monopoly possible. Taxation reform is worse than useless."
Tefo,
Walter
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • 19-- - Became active in the Georgist movement
  • 1975 - Deid (December?)
Temple,
Thompson R.
New York
(Saratoga Springs)
  • 1923 - Served as a member of the advisory committee, Henry George School, New York
Terlinde,
Bernard W.
New Jersey
(Newark)
  • 1885 - First introduced to Henry George's writings
  • 1928 - Still active Single Tax supporter
Teti,
Dennis
...
Tetley,
John T.
New Jersey
(Newark)
(Woodbridge)
  • 1935-38 - Completed course at Henry George School, New York; then became instructor
  • 1940 - Became instructor, Henry George School, New Jersey
  • 1941 - Address, "George and Cooperatives," at the Henry George School convention, New York, New York, 9-11 July
  • 1944 - Elected to board, Henry George School, New Jersey
  • 1948 - Became director, Henry George School
  • 1948 - Address, "Keeping the Threads Together," at Henry George School conference, Chicago, 23-25 July
  • 1949 - Review of the book:
    Economic Systems, by Harold G. Moulton; Henry George, January
  • 1950 - Attended Henry George School conference, St. Louis, Missouri, 13-16 July
  • 1950 - Article, Types of Applications, Henry George News, November
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George School conference, Los Angeles, 19-22 July
  • 1953 - Attended Henry George School conference, Boston, Massachusetts, 2-4 July
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1956 - Attended Henry George School conference, Harcum Junior College, Bryn Mawr, PA, July; participated in a panel on money and credit
  • 1957 - Attended Henry George School conference, Staten Island, NY
  • 1957 - Article, This is New Jersey, Henry George News, August
  • 1957 - Article, From Cupola to Gargoyle, Henry George News, September
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
  • 1959 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1960 - Letter to Mr. Rockwell, Regarding the Fairhope Essay Scholarship, 24 February
  • 1961 - Attended Henry George School conference, Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1961 - Article, Our New [Henry George School] Program, The Gargoyle, September
  • 1962 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Chatham College, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 1962 - Article, Economics, Home Economics and Political Economy, The Gargoyle, December
  • 1963 - Article, From Doubt to Dedication, Land & Liberty, April-May
  • 1965 - Article, Politics, The Gargoyle, October
  • 1966 - Attended Henry George School conference, St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1967 - Attended Henry George School conference, Montreeal, Quebec; July
  • 1968 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Miami Beach, FL
  • 1969 - Attended Henry George School conference, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1970 - Attended Henry Geroge School conference, Calgary; moderated panel on monopolies
  • 1970 - Article, Basic Principles First, comments on article by E.P. Middleton, "The Real Economy" International Union Newsletter, May
  • 1970 - Article, Ecology and Economic Rent, The Gargoyle, November
  • 1971 - Article, Who Owns the Ocean?, Henry George News, February
  • 1973 - Retired from position as Director, Henry George School of New Jersey
  • 1973 - Article, Is the Taxation of Rent Compulsion?, The Gargoyle, April
  • 1973 - Review of the book, Rating In New Zealand, by Rolland O'Regan, The Gargoyle, August-September
  • 1975 - Article, Logic and Reason vs. Emotion, The Gargoyle, March
  • 1975 - Article, Should U.S. Land-Tenure System Be Changed?, The Gargoyle, August-September
  • 1975 - Article, Source is the Thing, The Gargoyle, October
  • 1975 - Article, Government and the Economy, The Gargoyle, December
  • 1976 - Article, For Land's Sake, The Gargoyle, January
  • 1976 - Article, For Land's Sake, The Gargoyle, January
  • 1976 - Article, Citizenship and Equal Rights to Land, The Gargoyle, January
  • 1976 - Article, Natural Law, The Gargoyle, May
  • 1976 - Article, Gaston Haxo's 'The Free Land League', The Gargoyle, August-September
  • 1976 - Article, Teaching, Expounding and Propagating the Ideas of Henry George as Set Forth in Progress and Poverty, The Gargoyle, October
  • 1976 - Article, Basic Political Economy, The Gargoyle, November-December
  • 1977 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
  • 1977 - Article, Time for Consideration, The Gargoyle, November
  • 1978 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania
  • 1978 - Final Issue of The Gargoyle
  • 1981 - Died, December 19, age 79
Texas League for the Taxation of Land Values ...
  • 1915 - Located at 211 Fifth Street, San Antonio, Texas; William A. Black Secretary
Thacher,
Alice
...
  • 18-- - Married Louis F. Post
  • 1897 - Provided Henry George with criticisms on The Science of Political Economy draft
Thackeray,
Samuel Whitfield (Rev.)
New York
  • 1889 - Book, Land and the Community, published by D. Appleton & Co. (full text provided)
  • 1890 - Attended National Conference of Single Tax Clubs, Cooper Union, New York City, September
Thayer,
George A. (Rev.).
Massachusetts
(Boston)
  • 1880 - Reviewed Henry George's Progress and Poverty for the Christian Register
  • 1955 - Comment by Charles Albro Barker (Henry George, 1955, p.324):
    "Thayer recorded the religious spirt of 'Progress and Poverty' as completely as almost all the other reviewers were omitting it."
THE AMERICAN COMMITTEE ...
THE ARENA ...
  • 1894 - Papers published on: The Land Question: A Woman's Symposium, Vol.10. Some of the papers are provided under the individual author's listing. Authors participating were: Estalle Brokaw, Alton Chapman, Sarah Gay, Julia Kellogg, Frances Milne, Lona Robinson, Frances Russell, C.H. Spence, Charlotte Stetson, Eliz Twitchell and Beatrice Webb
THE BULLETIN of the Manufacturers and Merchants Federal Tax League Illinois
(Chicago)
The Chancellor Nebraska
(Omaha)
  • 1907 - Began publication, L.J. Quinby, editor
  • 1907 - Closed down
THE CITY COMMITTEE New York
(New York)
THE COMMITTEE OF 48 New York
(New York)
The Commonweal ...
  • 1927 - Published in Ardmore, Pennsylvania by The Commonwealth Committee; John W. Dix, Managing Editor
The Commonwealth Florida
(Bradenton)
  • 1940 - Published in Bradenton, Florida
  • 1940 - Cover
The Freeman, 1920
The Freeman, 1924
THE FREEMAN
(Renewed)
1937-
THE GARGOYLE New Jersey
(Newark)
THE GEONOMIST
...
THE GREAT ADVENTURE ...
THE ILLINOIS GEORGIST ...
THE LIBERATOR ...
THE LIBERTARIAN ...
THE MERCURY
...
THE MIRROR Missouri
(St. Louis)
  • 1917 - In publication, possibly as an organ of the Single Tax movement (research required to confirm)
The National Single Tax League ...
The New Abolition ...
THE NEW STANDARD ... .
  • 1936 - Established as the bulletin of the New York chapter of the Henry George Fellowship
  • 1936 - Entire Issue, 15 March
  • 1936 - Cover Page, 15 May
  • 1936 - Entire Issue, 15 May
  • 1936 - Entire Issue, October
  • 1936 - Salvatore Fiore, Jr., Editor; Earl D. Jones, Associate Editor; Madeleine Swarte, Edward Bell, Carl Spanierman, Assistant Editors
THE NATION ...
THE NEW YORK SUN ...
THE NEW YORK TIMES ...
  • SEE: "New York Times"
THE OUTLOOK ...
THE PUBLIC
... .
THE REVIEW ...
THE SINGLE TAX Scotland (duplicates listed under the United Kingdom) . ARCHIVE OF ARTICLES -- ISSUE BY ISSUE
THE SINGLE TAX HERALD Pennsylvania
(Philadelphia)
THE SINGLE TAX REVIEW ... . ARCHIVE OF ARTICLES -- ISSUE BY ISSUE
THE SINGLTAXER New York
(New York)
The Spread the LIght Club
New York
(Brooklyn)
THE STANDARD New York
(New York)
THE STAR California
(San Francisco)
  • 1917 - Publishing, possible organ of the Single Tax movement; further research needed to confirm
THE STATIST ...
Theising,
Andrew
...
Thomas,
Anthony J.
...
  • 198- - Became member, HGI
  • 1992 - Attending classes at St. John's University
Thomas,
A.W.
Texas
(El Paso)
  • 1890 - Serving as Secretary, El Paso Tariff Reform Club
Thomas,
Abner C.
Texas
(El Paso)
  • 1844 - Born
  • 1865 - Studied law in Bridgeport, Connecticut; then moved to New York and was admitted to the bar the following year
  • 1880s - Supported Henry George in the 1886 campaign for Mayor or New York City
  • 1911 - Died
Thomas,
John F.
Delaware
(Wilmington)
  • 1926 - Delegate to Henry George Congress, Philadelphia
  • 1927 - Actively working for a "graded tax" bill for Wilmington, Delaware
Thomas,
John Lawrence
...
  • 19-- - Joined faculty, Brown University
  • 19-- - Book, Alternative Americas: Henry George, Edward Bellamy and Henry Demarest Lloyd, published by Harvard University Press
Thomas,
Josephine
Delaware
(Wilmington)
  • 1943 - Attended Henry George birthday celebration, Arden, Delaware, 5 September
Thomas,
Mary
...
  • 1897 - Address, "The Single Tax and Liquor Traffic," delivered at the Women's Single Tax Club, Seattle, Washington, June
Thomas,
Norman
...
Thomas,
Roy Richard
...
Thomas,
Sam
...
  • 1997 - Paper, "Maligning Poverty's Prophet: Henry George in Caricature," delivered at the International Conference, Cooper Union, New York, NY, 1 November
Thomas,
Samuel Bell
...
  • 18-- - Graduated from the University of Texas (Master of Arts)
  • 18-- - Admitted to the Texas bar
  • 18-- - Owner and editor of the Wichita Falls Daily Times
  • 1897 - Moved to New York City
  • 1910 - Nominated for Congress by the Independent League (defeated narrowly)
  • 1916 - Joined the Wilson administration in the Internal Revenue Department (remained to 1922)
  • 1922 - Single Tax Party candidate for Judge in the 1st Judicial District
  • 1922 - Member of the law firm Edwards & Thomas
Thomas,
Stephen J.
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
Thompson,
Alan
...
Thompson,
Andrew (Mrs.)
New Jersey
(Rahway)
  • 1954 - Elected to board of Henry George School, New Jersey
Thompson,
Caroline E.
California
(Los Angeles)
(Winters)
  • 1952 - Teacher, Henry George School
  • 1955 - Established East Bay extension of the Henry George School
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
Thompson,
David
Rhode Island
Thompson,
David L.
New Jersey
(Plainfield)
Thompson,
Donald L.
Washington
(Spokane)
Thompson,
Dorothy
...
  • 1944 - Article, American Radicalism, Ladies Home Journal, July 1943; reprinted with comments in Henry George News, February
Thompson,
Herbert F.
New York
(Briarcliff)
  • 1942 - Letter, expressing concern over change in content of The Freeman, December
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1958 - Instructor, Henry George School
Thompson,
Howard
Mass.
(North Andover)
  • 1960 - Discussion leader, "Great Problems Discussion Group"
Thompson,
Howard M.
New Jersey
Newark
  • 1952 - Trustee, Henry George School
Thompson,
John F.
New York
(Brooklyn)
  • 1888 - Member, Executive Committee, Brooklyn Single Tax Club
Thompson,
Joseph S.
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1878 - Born, 16 June
  • 1912 - Attended lectures by Joseph Fels in Oakland, California, who advised him to read Henry George's Progress and Poverty
  • 1937 - Article, Landlordism, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1937 - Article (PDF format), Landlordism, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1937 - Article, How About the Indians' Land Rights, The Freeman, November
  • 1939 - Chaired Henry George Centenary celebration, San Francisco, 31 August
Thompson,
Joseph S.
1941-1950
  • 1942 - Book, More Progress and Less Poverty, published by the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 1942 - Review by Michael Bernstein of the book: More Progress and Less Poverty, by Joseph Thompson, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1942 - Review by Constance Knight of the book:
    More Progress and Less Poverty, by Joseph Thompson, The Freeman, November
  • 1943 - Article, The Norris-Thompsons, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1943 - Article, How It All Began, The Freeman, June
  • 1948 - Attended Henry George School conference, Chicago, 23-25 July
  • 1949 - Article, The Blind Leaders, Henry George News, January
  • 1949 - Served on board, Henry George School of Northern California
  • 19-- - Pamphlet, Simple Talks on Taxation
  • 19-- - Pamphlet, Abolition of Poverty
  • 1949 - Pamphlet, Earned Income -- Public and Private, published by the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation, May
  • 1949 - Funded establishment of the Henry George School, San Francisco, CA
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1950 - First became involved with the Henry George School
Thompson,
Joseph S.
1951-1960
  • 1951 - Pamphlet by Noah Alper, The Manufacturer Joseph Thompson versus The College Professor, Public Revenue Education Council
  • 1951 - Address, "Earned Income -- Public and Private," Henry George Foundation of America Congress, New York, NY, 5-6 October
  • 1952 - Attended International Union conference, Odense, Denmark
  • 1953 - Elected trustee, Henry George School, New York
  • 19-- - Edited abridged version of Progress and Poverty
  • 195- - Book, More Progress and Less Poverty
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1957 - Article, A Letter to Manufacturers, Land & Liberty, July
  • 1958 - Serving on board, Henry George Foundation
  • 1958 - Paper, "Taxation for Justice and Sanity,", presented at the Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA; printed in Henry George News, August
  • 1959 - Elected President, Henry George School, San Francisco, CA
  • 1959 - Elected President, International Union at Conference in Hanover, West Germany
  • 1960 - Photograph
  • 1960 - Elected President, Henry George School, New York
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1960s - Pamphlet, A Basic Income, self-published
Thompson,
Joseph S.
1961-
Thompson,
Margurite
New Jersey
  • 1957- Resigned from the board, Henry George School, New Jersey
Thompson,
Robert Ellis
Penna.
(Philadelphia)
  • 1887 - Article, against free trade and Single Tax, published, Irish World
  • 1955 - Comment by Charles Albro Barker (Henry George, 1955, p.555):
    "During the election year, Patrick Ford employed Professor Thompson, who book George had selected as target for 'Protection or Free Trade', to speak for the protective tariff. Along the way, the Philadelphia professor declared just as strongly against the single tax as he did against free trade. ..."
Thompson,
Russell
...
Thompson,
T.O.
California
(Oceano)
Thomson,
Herbert
New York
(Briarcliff)
  • 1940 - Letter, with suggestions on how to improve The Freeman, September
  • 1959 - Letter, Henry George News
Thomson,
Howard M.
Massachusetts
(North Andover)
  • 1951 - Article, Community Creation or Justice, Henry George News, April
  • 1960s - Served on faculty and as trustee, Henry George School of New Jersey
  • 1969 - Residing in North Andover, Massachusetts; serving as President of the Massachusetts Citizens Rights Association
  • 1977 - Article, The Property Tax is Really Two Taxes, The Gargoyle, March
  • 1996 - Letter, Eagle Tribune, January 2
Thomson,
Morris B.
New York
(New York)
  • 1938 - Address, "The Social Philosophy of Henry George," delivered to the German Society of Literature and Arts, 9 December
  • 1939 - Address, "Outlook for Youth," at Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst, 6 January
  • 1939 - Address, "Life and Philosophy of Henry George," at Community House, Free Acres, NJ, 7 April
  • 1939 - Address, "Preserving our Democracy," Men's Club, Presbyterian Church, Brooklyn, NY, 16 October
  • 1939 - Article, "Thomson Addresses Society," The Freeman, December:
    "A talk on 'The Social Philosophy of Henry George' was delivered to the German Society of Literature and Arts, 1253 Lexington Avenue, by Mr. M.B. Thomson, instructor at the HGSSS, on December 9th. The members were keenly interested in the philosophy of Henry George as it applies to present day conditions."
  • 1940 - article, Unto the Very End, The Freeman, February
  • 1940 - Instructor, Henry George School
  • 1940 - Address, "Economic Causes of Religious Discrimination," at Henry George School, 17 November
  • 1940 - Address, "Is Religious Freedom Doomed?" at Rotary Club of Queens Borough, Long Island City, 26 November
  • 1941 - Attended Henry George School convention, New York, New York, 9-11 July
  • 1949 - Article, Georgist Colonies -- Those Uneconomic Enclaves, Henry George News, April
  • 1955 - Chapter on "Free Acres, New Jersey, in the book:
    Land Value Taxation Around the World, edited by Harry Gunnison Brown, et al., published by the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
  • 1955 - Chapter on "Free Acres, New Jersey, in the book:
    Land Value Taxation Around the World, edited by Harry Gunnison Brown, et al., published by the Robert Schalkenbach Foundation
Thomson,
Procter
California
(Claremont)
  • Lincoln Professor of Economics and Administration, Claremont Men's College
  • 1965 - Speaker, Henry George School conference banquet
  • 1965 - Article, Lifemanship and Thomson's Laws, Henry George News, August
Thoreau,
Henry David
...
Thorne,
C.P.
...
Thornber,
Karvel A.
New Jersey
(Berkeley Heights)
(Plainfield)
Thorning,
W. Burton (Dr.)
Texas
(Houston)
  • 1872 - Born, 2 July (Sullivan, New Hampshire)
  • 1899 - Graduated from the University of Vermont; degree in medicine
  • 1910 - Moved to Houston to practice medicine
  • 1933 - Sponsored extension of the Henry George School
  • 1934 - Died, 11 February (age 63)
  • 1936 - Died, 11 February; long-time Single Taxer
Thornton,
Robert M.
Kentucky
Thorp,
R.W.
South Carolina
(Charleston)
  • 1931 - Letter, to A.H. Jenkins in New York City (Land and Freedom, March-April):
    "I have always hammered away at the things which Henry George despised and wrote about, and this sometimes makes powerful enemies. However, the real causes of these deplorable social diseases, i.e., the pyramiding of land values, had never entered my train of thought before I read Progress and Poverty ..."
  • 1931 - Article, How I Came to Embrace the Principles Embraced by Henry George, Land and Freedom, March-April
Thrush,
Ezra
Penna.
(Chambers-
burg)
  • 2015 - Supported Alanna Hartzok's congressional campaign and Earth Rights Institute projects
  • 2015 - Working to complete a Master of Public Administration degree
  • 2015 - Became a member of the International Union
Thum,
William
California
(Pasadena)
  • 1920 - Book, The Coming Land Policy. Quote:
    "In spite of the work required to develop and administer the land policy here described and the new tax policy that must eventually become a part of it, the adoption of this scheme, which is the antithesis of the Single Tax policy of Henry George, will present far less difficulty than the development and application of the Single Tax."
Thwing,
Charles F.
...
  • 1930 - Serving as President, Western Reserve University; described the Single Tax as "a quack remedy."
Tibbets,
A.
...
  • 1980 - Attended joint Georgist conference, New York, NY, 28 August - 1 September
Ticehurst,
George
...
Tichenor,
Phil
...
  • 1951 - Article,"World Problems of Land Tenure in Review"; Henry George News December
Tideman,
Ella P.
Illinois
  • Wife of Henry L.T. Tideman
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
Tideman,
Elizabeth Edholra
Illinois
(Forest Park)
  • 1858 - Born, Karlmar, Sweden, 30 October
  • 1883 - Migrated to the United States with her husband (Sven Tideman)
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
  • 1937 - Died, 25 October
  • 1937 - Article (unsigned), A Remembrance of Elizabeth E. Tideman, Land and Freedom, November-December
Tideman,
George T.
Illinois
(Antioch)
  • 1891 - Born, Michigan (son of Sven Tideman); family moved to Chicago
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
  • 1931 - Letters written 19 May to Philip Snowden in England and 25 May to President Herbert Hoover regarding the passage in Great Britain of land-value taxation legislation
  • 1931 - Member, Equal Rights Fellowship (Chicago)
  • 1931 - Elected to the board of the newly-formed Single Tax League
  • 1932 - Candidate for Illinois State Senate (Republican party)
  • 1936 - Article, Will Not the Land Holder Shift the Tax?, Henry George Fellowship News, on the treatment of the Single Tax in economic texts
  • 1938 - Proposed plan for housing under which the city would acquire blighted sites and those that are tax delinquent, then lease the sites at fair market rental values to builders
  • 1938 - Serving as President, Single Tax League
  • 1942 - Article, A New Name -- "Wealth Freedom", Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1942 - Article, A Remembrance of John Z. White, excerpted from a booklet distributed in Chicago by the Henry George Fellowship, 1944
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1954 - An Appeal and a Petition, printed in Henry George News, May
  • 1955 - Article, "Freedom As A Method," Henry George News, April
  • 1960 - Article, The Smoke Screen of Liberalism, Henry George News, October
  • 1963 - Article, A Remembrance of Otto Cullman, Land & Liberty, April-May
  • 1973 - Attended International Union conference, Isle of Man, September
  • 1977 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
  • 1978 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania
  • 1979 - Article, Moral Progress, Georgist Journal, Winter
  • 1979 - Article (PDF version), Moral Progress Requires an End to Land Speculation, Georgist Journal, Winter
  • 1979 - Article, Collect Land Rent to Achieve Peace, Georgist Journal, Winte 1979-1980
  • 1982 - Article, Inflation vs Deflation, George Journal, Summer
  • 1985 - Died, November 4, age 94
Tideman,
Harry
...
Tideman,
Henry Persson
...
  • Profession: architect
  • 1911 - Born, 30 June
  • 1934 - Member, founding board, Henry George School
  • 1936 - Article, Wanted a Philosophy?, Henry George Fellowship News, August
  • 1938 - Article, "Omission Plus Insinuation=Logic," The Freeman, October
  • 1973 - Article, Land Value Taxation, Inland Architect, July
  • 1974 - Served as President, Henry George School
  • 1975 - Article, "Forty Acres of White Petunias," The Land Marker, Summer, Vol.1, No.2
  • 1975 - Paper, Land Value Taxation, presented at a conference on Urban Housing and Transportation, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
  • 1976 - Paper, "The Chicago Assessors and Chicago Construction," presented at the Henry George Foundation conference, Evanston, IL, July
  • 1977 - Article, Who Benefits by the Tax on Land Values, The Gargoyle, May
  • 1977 - Address, Land Speculation and Site Value Taxation in the United States, at an International Conference on Low Income Housing -- Technology and Policy, Bangkok, Thailand; June
  • 1978 - Article, Getting Jobs Back to the Cities, Land & Liberty, January-February 1978
  • 1978 - Article, Public Transit and Land Values, presented at a conference on urban housing and mass transportation. Land & Liberty, March-April
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA
  • 1987 - Died, 24 July
  • 1987 - Announcement by Sam Venturella of the Henry George School, Chicago, A Remembrance of Henry Tideman
Tideman,
Henry Thorsten
...
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • Profession: Electrical engineer; son of Sven Tideman
  • 1883 - Born, Rockford, Illinois (son of Sven Tideman), 11 September
  • 1899 - First read Progress and Poverty
  • 1901 - Attended YMCA College and Lewis Institute, after which he was employed as a draftsman with Western Electric Company in 1904
  • 1910 - Joined the Chicago Single Tax Club
  • 1911 - Elected treasurer of the Chicago Single Tax Club
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
  • 1912 - Joined the City of Chicago as an electrical engineer
  • 1916 - Served as Treasurer, Chicago Single Tax Club
  • 1916 - Attended Joseph Fels Fund conference, Niagara Falls, NY, 19-21 August
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1921-1930
  • 1923 - Article, Single Tax is the Only Way to Salvation, The Single Tax Review, March-April
  • 1927 - Involved in discussions regarding reorganization of the Henry George Club of Chicago; elected secretary of the reorganized club
  • 1928 - Started bi-weekly Friday evening discussion meetings
  • 1929 - Address, "Talk the Single Tax," at Chicago Single Tax Club, January
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1931-1938
  • 1931 - Elected Secretary, Single Tax League
  • 1932 - Article, Limited Role Appropriate for Government, Land and Freedom, November-December
  • 1933 - Address on why the young are not attracted to the Single Tax movement, delivered at Henry George Congress, Chicago
  • 1934 - Founded, Henry George School of Chicago and became director
  • 1934 - Attended the Henry George Congress
  • 1935 - Article, Land Values and its Taxation, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1935 - Article, "Land Value and Its Taxation," Land and Freedom, January-February. Quote: "that the Single Tax will destroy land values except as they are fictitious, is nonsense."
  • 1936 - Article, Speculation, Henry George Fellowship News, September
  • 1938 - Article, Why Follow the Follies of the Fathers?" Henry George Fellowship News, June
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1939
  • 1939 - Article, What Is a Patent? The Freeman, January
  • 1939 - Article, Transportation Control or Freedom?, The Freeman, August
  • 1939 - Address, "The Law of Supply and Demand" at the monthly meeting of the Chicago Chapter of the Henry George Fellowship, 7 February
  • 1939 - Participated in a debate, "Resolved, that the problems of America cannot be solved under the present forms of democratic government," before the Adult Education Forum, 31 May
  • 1939 - Address, Marshall Field in the News, The Freeman, September
  • 1939 - Address, "An American Economic Philosophy," to North Shore Kiwanis Club, 3 October
  • 1939 - Address, "An American Economic Philosophy," at the North Shore Kiwanis Club, 3 October
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1940
  • 1940 - Address, "An Econmist Looks at Christ," Young People's Group of the Fourth Presbyterian Church, 28 April
  • 1940 - Debated Eugene M. Stockton, on the Henry George Plan versus the Townsend Plan, before the Townsend Club of Des Plaines, 13 November
  • 1940 - Article, "Tideman Debates Townsendite," The Freeman, December:
    "Henry L.T. Tideman, director of the Chicago Extension of the Henry George School, took the Georgist side in a debate on 'The Henry George Plan versus the Townsend Plan' before the townsend club of Des Plains, November 13. Eugene M. Stockton spoke on behalf of the Townsend Club."
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1941-1948
  • 1941 - Article, Single Tax Movement Recalled, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1941 - Article, Comments on the Movement's History, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1942 - Participated in a faculty meeting of the Henry George Schools in New York, to discuss school policy. Frank Chodorov presided (The Freeman, January):
    "The consensus of the meeting was that the policy of the school should continue substantially as at present, holding firmly to an educational, non-political program and avoiding entanglements or organizational commitments."
  • 1943 - Article, "The Australian Experiment," [information on publication unknown]
  • 1944 - Address, "John Z. White, the Greatest of the Apostles of the Gospel of Henry George,"
  • 1948 - Address, "What to Stress in Teaching the Georgist Philosophy," at Henry George School conference, Chicago, 23-25 July
  • 1948 - Article, How to Determine the Rent of Land, Henry George News, November
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1949
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1950
Tideman,
Henry Lorentius Thorwald
1951 on
  • 1951 - Article, "What Products are Capital"; Henry George News, January
  • 1951 - Article, Paying for Land Does Not Establish Ownership of Rent, Henry George News, February
  • 1951 - Article, "What Is The Cause of Interest"; Henry George News, April
  • 1951 - Article, "Why a Tax on Land Does Not Reduce Wages"; Henry George News, June
  • 1951 - Article, "Does Capital Derive Unearned Income"; Henry George News, July
  • 1951 - Article, "Distinguishing Between Earned and Unearned Increments"; Henry George News, August
  • 1951 - Article (unsigned), "Henry L.T. Tideman"; Henry George News, September
  • 1951 - Article, "Will Rising Land Prices Raise Commodity Prices"; Henry George News, October
  • 1951 - Article, "What Is Surplus Value"; Henry George News, December
  • 1952 - Died, January 13, age 68
  • 1952 - Article, Defending Privated Ownership of Production, Henry George News, January
Tideman,
Henry P.T.
Illinois
(Chicago)
Tideman,
Lillian
Illinois
(Forest Park)
  • Daughter of Sven Tideman
  • 1949 - Elected corresponding secretary, Henry George Woman's Club of Chicago
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1966 - Attended Henry George School conference, St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1967 - Died, 30 April
Tideman,
Marien
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • Eldest daughter of Henry L.T. Tideman; married to John L. Monroe (1930)
  • 1926 -Member, Henry George Foundation
  • 1928 - Began editing a newsletter announcing meetings and reporting on discussions, while still a student at Northwestern University
  • 1928 - Address, Single Taxers are Truth-Seekers, delivered at the Henry George Congress, 12 September; Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1928 - Article, What Young Single Taxers Want, Land and Freedom, September-October
Tideman,
Mildred Elizabeth
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • 1908 - Born, 6 February (daughter of Selim Nicolaus Tideman)
  • 1926 - Member, Henry George Foundation
  • 1928 - Article, Henry George Foundation Congress Report, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1953 - Marriage to Nicholas Ravaro
  • 1999 - Died (in Santa Barbara, California)
Tideman,
Robert C.
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1920 - Born, 29 January (son of Henry L.T. Tideman)
  • 1941 - Graduated, Univerity of Illinois, electrical engineering
  • 1941 - Residing in Newark, New Jersey (to 1943); took courses at Henry George School under Dr. Bowen and George Rusby, then taught at Henry George School, New Jersey
  • 1943 - Became volunteer program director, Henry George School, Chicago
  • 1948 - Address, "Chicago's Advertising and Publicity," Henry George School conference, Chicago, 23-25 July
  • 1949 - Appointed Executive Director of Henry George School in San Francisco, organized during the year. He came from Chicago, where he had been on the staff of the Henry George School
  • 1950 - Attended Henry George School conference, St. Louis, Missouri, 13-16 July
Tideman,
Robert C.
1951-1960
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George School conference, Los Angeles, CA, 19-22 July
  • 195- Made regular commentaries on station KPFA in Berkeley for many years (dates not revealed in source document)
  • 1952 - Article, Property Taxes and Single Tax vs Other City Taxes, The Commonwealth, Vol. XXVIII, No.3, 21 January
  • 1952 - Article, The Muni Fare Affair, Henry George News, June
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews University, Scotland
  • 1956 - Address, "Application of Fundamentals to Civic Affairs," delivered at the Henry George Founation of America conference, Harcum Junior College, Bryn Mawr, PA, July
  • 1956 - Article, "The Application of Fundamentals to Civic Affairs," Henry George News, August
  • 1956 - Letter, Henry George News, December; responding to comments by H.R. Lee
  • 1957 - Address, "Government Aid and Fundamental Economics," delviered th the Henry George School conference, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY; 10 July
  • 1957 - Article, "Help the Poor Landlord!" Henry George News, August
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
  • 1958 - Hosting a regular radio program on KPFA in San Francisco
  • 1959 - Article, Real Estate Tax Exemptions, The Gargoyle, January
  • 1959 - Exec. Secretary, Henry George School
  • 1959 - Photograph
  • 1959 - Article, Responsible Liberalism, Henry George News, April
  • 1959 - Article, Michigan in the Red, Land & Liberty, June
  • 1959 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 1959 - Delivered radio broadcast in response to governor's message regarding water development
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1960 - Article, Education in a Free Society, Land & Liberty, September
  • 1960 - Commentary, "In Connection with the Election," broadcast by radio station KPFA, Berkeley, CA, 1 December
Tideman,
Robert C.
1961-1970
Tideman,
Robert C.
1971-1980
  • 1971 - Serving as Executive Vice President, Henry George School of California
  • 1971 - The Shriek of Wounded Privilege, International Union Newsletter, January
  • 1973 - Participate in Conference on the Property Tax, Toronto, Ontario, 4-7 July
  • 1973 - Article, Land Value Taxation, Inland Architect, July
  • 1974 - Article, "How L.E.A.F. Will Work," included in the pamphlet announcing the formation of L.E.A.F. (Land, Equality and Freedom)
  • 1974 - Retired as EVP of Northern California Henry George School, February
  • 1974 - Article, Robert Tideman's Years With the Henry George School, Henry George News, May-June
  • 1977 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA, August; delivered banquet speech
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  • 1986 - Address, "Doing the Right Thing," delivered to Los Angeles Press Club, December 13
  • 1993 - Died, April 29 (San Francisco)
Tideman,
Selim Nicolaus
Illinois
(Wilmette)
Tideman,
Sven
Illinois
(Chicago)
Tideman,
T. Nicolaus

Photograph
Virginia
(Blackburg)
Tideman,
T. Nicolaus
1991-2000
Tideman,
T. Nicolaus
2001-2010
Tideman,
T. Nicolaus
2011-
Tierney,
John I.
Colorado
(Denver)
  • 1915 - State Senator; introduced constitutional amendment to grant home rule to counties
Tillman,
B.R.
Tillman,
Ruth E.
Alabama
(Fairhope)
  • 1982 - Attended annual Georgist Conference, Chatham College, Pittsburgh, PA, 16-19 July
Tillolson,
A.G.
New York
(Jamestown)
  • 1942 - Letter, critical of contributors "not big enough to fully understand Henry George's philosophy," The Freeman, October
Tilton,
Cecil G.
Connecticut
  • Profession: Professor of Economics, Univeristy of Connecticut
  • 1941 - Address, [topic unknown] at Henry George Fellowship meeting, 7 January
Tilton,
Frank
California
(Los Angeles)
  • 1990 - Trustee, Henry George School
Timm,
Fredrick C. (Jr.)
...
Timmins,
P.J. (Dr.)
Massachusetts
(Boston)
  • 1851 - Born, 28 February, in fermanagh, Ireland
  • 1880s - Became an arden supporter of Henry George and the Single Tax
  • 1913 - Died, 4 May
Tindall,
J.S.
Michigan
(Cedar Springs)
  • 1930 - Letter, regarding an essay contest on Henry George's Progress and Poverty, Land and Freedom, May-June
  • 1931 - Article, Principles, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1931 - Article, President Hoover Needs to Examine the Land Question, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1936 - Serving as an instructor, Henry George School extension
Tobias,
Sidney
New York
(New York)
  • 1937 - Elected President, Henry George Fellowship
Tobin,
Francis L.
...
  • 1887 - Booklet, Notes on Progress and Poverty: A Reply to Henry George, published by J.W. Welsh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Todd,
Albert M.
District of Columbia
  • 1918 - Letter, Everyman, April, in which he wrote: "In California nature and the unselfish spirit of those who are aposties of human justice seem to vie with each other in appealing to the minds and hearts of men. There men think and do large things."
Todd,
Clarence
...
  • 19-- - Became member of The Commonwealth Club
  • 1966 - Died, age 86, April or May
Todd,
Clarence C.
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1912 - Article, Single Tax Movement in California, The Single Tax Review, November-December
  • 1915 - Secretary and Manager of the Single Tax Campaigns for Home Rule Taxation
  • 1915 - Delegate to Single Tax convention, San Francisco
  • 1915 - Report on the Single Tax and Fels Fund Conference, San Francisco, California; Single Tax Review, July-August
  • 1939 - Participated in Henry George Centenary celebration, San Francisco, 31 August
  • 1949 - Served on board, Henry George School of Northern California
    1961 - Donated materials on land value taxation to Henry George School, Los Angeles
Todd,
Ralph
Nebraska
(Omaha)
  • 1977 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Toepfert,
Oscar A.
Ohio
(Cincinnati)
Tolstoy,
Alexandra
New York
(New York)
  • 1931 - Migrated to the United States from Russia
  • 1944 - Photograph
  • 1944 - Engaged in a discussion with Anna George de Mille on the cooperation between their fathers, Henry George School, 6 February
  • 1961 - Article, A Torch in the Darkness, Henry George News, July, from an address delivered at the annual Henry George School banquet
  • 1970 - Article, Is History Repeating Itself?, Henry George News, June
  • 1979 - Died (26 September), age 95
  • 1979 - Article (unsigned), A Remembrance of Alexandra Tolstoy, Georgist Journal, Autumn
Tolworthy,
Chris
...
Toppen,
John
Ohio
(Harrison)
  • 19-- - Becomes member, HGFA
  • 1978 - Delivered talk on scientific method at the Joint Georgist Conference, Bryn Mawr College, Pa., July
Torrey,
R.A. (Rev.)
Pennsylvania
(Phila.)
Totten,
Edward P.
North Dakota
(Bowman)
  • 1918 - Letter, Everyman, March, in which he wrote:
    "I am deeply interested in The Great Adventure and have been since its inception. It is one of the big movements (one that Moves!) of today, and I am glad to do all in my power to further its progress and accomplishment. There is the strongest possibility of its winning this year -- and that will be the beginning of a quick ending of land speculation in this nation."
Towne,
Robert D.
Penna.
(Scranton)
(Philadelphia)
  • 1908 - Purchased The Tribune with E.A. Whitehouse of Newark, New Jersey
  • 19-- - Appointed editor, Newark Evening News and of Judge, a political weekly published in New York City
  • 1917 - Chaired Finance Committee of National Great Adventure for Single Tax
  • 1918 - Employed as General Manager, The National Single Tax League
  • 1918 - National Single Tax League Update, 12 September
  • 1918 - Statement: To All Single Taxers, an undated statement, most likely issued in 1918
  • 1926 - Address, Henry George Foundation Congress, Philadelphia
  • 1926 - Elected to the National Advisory Committee, Henry George Foundation of America
  • 1927 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York City, September
  • 1928 - Appointed editor, Roxborough times
  • 1929 - Delegate to Henry George Congress
  • 1949 - Address, "Henry George -- Our Guide and Inspiration," at the Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Philadelphia, PA, 17 September
  • 1950 - Article, How I Came to Embrace the Principles Embraced by Henry George, Henry George News, November
Townsend,
Charles T.
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1932 - Co-authored with Walter L. Sinton, the pamphlet, The Fundamental Principles of Economics
Tracy,
Laurence (Lawrence?) W.
New York
(New York)
Trapp,
F.J.
Texas
(Houston)
  • 1924 - Article, At the Birth of the Single Tax, Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1932 - Letter, Land and Freedom, January-February. Quote:
    "I have spent much of my time and substance for the promotion of the great cause, and now have nothing but the glory of knowing that the victory is almost in sight."
  • 1934 - Died (age 93) "...tired of the world, fired abullet into his brain."
Traubel,
Horace
Penna.
(Philadelphia)
  • 1892 - Member, Philadelphia Ethical Society; supporter of Henry George; editor - Conservator
Travis,
John
Pennsylvania
(Altoona)
  • 1880s - Member, Single Tax Club
Treadwell,
C.H. (Dr.)
Illinois
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
Treadwell,
James W.
New York
(Long Island)
  • 1890 - Active in single tax movement
T.R.E.D. ...
  • T.R.E.D. is the "Committee on Taxation, Resources and Economic Development"
  • 1978 - Article, Georgist Journal, Autumn:
    "TRED held its 17th annual conference September 14-16 at the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, Cambridge, Mass. The theme was 'Land Value Taxation in Thought and Practice'. The program included: Henry George, Thought and Theory; the Impact of Georgian Thought on Policy and Action; and Land Value Taxation, Adoption and Implementaiton Problems. Familiar friends spoke, such as Mason Gaffney, Arthur Becker, Lowell Harriss and Karl Falk, as well as other authorities. The famous economist, Kenneth E. Boulding, spoke on 'Henry George: A Centennial Appraisal'. A testimonial was given to Weld Carter, who was instrumental in founding TRED. We understand the proceedings will be published in a book and we shall watch for further information."
Tree,
Eva Beryl
California
  • 1943 - Instructor, Henry George School, Los Angeles
Trenkle,
Louise
California
(Los Angeles)
New York
(Cuba)
  • 1958 - Instructor, Henry George School
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
  • 1960 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Detroit, MI
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
Trent,
Doyle
Colorado
(Colorado Springs)
Trevellick,
Richard
Michigan
  • 1887 - Temporary Chairman, National Party conference, Cincinnati, 26 February
Trier,
Edgar L.
New York
(New York)
  • 1940s - Volunteer, Henry George Shcool Foreign and Correspondence departments, translating from/to French
  • 1941 - Moved to New York, New York
  • 1970 - Died, 7 May
Trigg,
Mike
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1979 - Paper, "The Mathematics of Land Value Taxation," presented at Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA, August
  • 1982 - Joined faculty, Henry George School
Triggs,
Charles W.
Illinois
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
Triner,
Walter J.
New Jersey
(Caldwell)
  • 1918 - Moved to Caldwell, New Jersey from Brooklyn, NY; active in Single Tax movement
  • 1956 - Attended Henry George School conference, Bryn Mawr, PA
  • 1963 - Died, March
Troisi,
Ralph
Ohio
  • 1939 - Trustee, Henry George Alumni Association
Trott,
Harlan
California
(San Francisco)
  • Profession: Correspondent for Christian Science Monitor
  • 1958 - Review of the book:
    America as a Civilization, Land & Liberty, April
  • 1958 - Article, New Hearts for Old Towns, Land & Liberty, November
  • 1959 - Review of the book:
    The Conservative Fight, by Judson King; Land & Liberty, November
  • 1961 - Article, Taxing Land, Christian Science Monitor, 26 April
  • 1971 - Editor, The Analyst
  • 1973 - Editor, Analyst
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA, August
  • 1991 - Died
Trotter,
P.B.
...
  • 1933 - Proposed that "our State and national governments should adopt a single system of taxation based on land values which are commonly created." Land and Freedom, January-February
Trowbridge,
Oliver R.
California
(Long Beach)
Troy,
Edward P.E.
California
(San Francisco)
Truehart,
Bessie Beach
Texas
(Houston)
California
(San Diego)
  • Mother of Bill Truehart; her father, George N. Beech, was a Georgist
  • 1935 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York, New York
  • 1936 - Serving as Secretary, Henry George School extension, Houston
  • 1938 - Article, Mexican Idyll: Peons Into Padrones, The Freeman, February
  • 1938 - Paper, Collection of Economic Rent and Abolition of Taxes, submitted to the essay contest held by The Freeman, March
  • 1938 - Article, Mexico and the Land Question, Land & Liberty, April
  • 1939 - Becomes active in Los Angeles Henry George School
  • 1943 - Article, Apostles in Uniform, The Freeman, June
  • 1945 - Elected Secretary-Treasurer, Henry George School board
  • 1945 - Instructor, Henry George School, Los Angeles
  • 1948 - Address, "A Conception of a Georgist Society for Graduates," at Henry George School conference, Chicago, 23-25 July
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George School conference, Los Angeles, 19-22 July
  • 1953 - Attended Henry George School conference, Boston, Massachusetts, 2-4 July
  • 1955 - Article, "Denmark -- The Better Way?" Henry George News, April (reprinted from Christian Science Monitor, 4 March 1955)
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
  • 1959 - Serving on the faculty of the Henry George School; teaching "Applied Economics"
  • 1966 - Article, Federal Control of Local Schools, Henry George News, January
  • 1969 - Died, 20 July
Truehart,
William Beach


Photograph
California
(Los Angeles)
Texas
(Dallas)
  • 1921 - Born, Texas
  • 1936 - High school student in Houston, Texas; won prize for essay, "The Profit of the Earth -- and the Depression," sponsored by the American Mercury
  • 19-- - Earned B.A. in economics, University of California, Riverside
  • 19-- - Earned Ph.D. in economics, Claremont Graduate School; later authored a college textbook on economics
  • 1935 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York, New York
  • 1936 - Student, Houston San Jacinto High School; won honorable mention for paper on taxation of land values and free trade, spnsored by the American Mercury
  • 1942 - Became director, Henry George School
  • 1942 - Visited New York City
  • 1945 - Article, A Rembrance of Anthony Pratt, Henrry George News, December
  • 1948 - Address, "Teaching Aids for Students and Instructors," Henry George School conference, Chicago, 23-25 July
  • 1949 - Attended International Union conference, Swanwick, England
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George School conference, Los Angeles, 19-22 July
  • 1953 - Attended Henry George School conference, Boston, Massachusetts, 2-4 July
  • 1954 - Taught economics at Arlington College, Riverside, CA (arranged by Bob Andelson)
  • 1955 - Attended International Union conference, St. Andrews Univesity, Scotland
  • 1958 - Article, "We Saw It Coming," Henry George News, April
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
  • 1959 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 1960 - Begins bi-weekly commentaries on FM radio
  • 1961 - Begins leave of absence
  • 1961 - Attended Henry George School conference, Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1964 - Opens new Henry George School extension, Dallas, Texas
  • 1969 - Article, Will Youth Listen, Henry George News, March
  • 1970 - Pursued Ph.D. in economics
  • 1970 - Paper, "The Economics of Property Taxation with Emphasis Upon Urban Problems," written for his Ph.D. course work
  • 1971 - Began administering a Henry George College Program to get Henry George's ideas presented in colleges and universities
  • 1973 - Dissertation, "The Impact of Real Property Versus Land Value Taxation in Los Angeles County," Claremont Graduate School
  • 1974 - Article, In Support of Establishing a Land Trusteeship, in the pamphlet announcing the formation of L.E.A.F. (Land, Equality and Freedom) based in San Diego, Ca.
  • 1974 - On faculty, San Diego State College
  • 1977 - Photograph
  • 1977 - Worked with Professors George Durrie and H. Keith Quncy at Eastern Washington State College, Cheney, Washington, on a course based on Henry George's political economy
  • 1979 - Paper, Land Value Taxation Applied to a Large Metropolitan Area, presented at Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA, August
  • 1984 - Teaching economics at Miramar College, San Diego
  • 2003 - Chapter 17, "Atkinson: An Ill-Informed Assailant of Henry George," in the book:
    Critics of Henry George, edited by Robert V. Andelson, revised edition
Trueman,
Anita

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  • 1920s - Active in Single Tax movement
  • 1926 - Described in Land and Freedom as "a brilliant talker on the economics of our movement."
Trueman,
William
New York
  • 1880s - Active in Single Tax movement
  • 1900s - Served as President of the New Haven (Connecticut) Single Tax Club
  • 1926 - Died
Truex,
Earl
...
  • 1938 - Resigned as President of the Henry George Fellowship; moved to Laramie, Wyoming
Trulove,
J.E.
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • 1936 - Treasurer, Henry George Fellowship
Trumbull,
M.M.
...
  • 1894 - Book, Wheelbarrow Articles and Discussion on the Labor Question, including the Controversy on the Single Tax Question, Chicago
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  • 1880 - Editor, Louis F. Post, obtained permission from Henry George to serialize Progress and Poverty
Tucker,
Benjamin R.
...
Tucker,
Cecil Carroll
...
Tucker,
Gilbert M.
New York
(Albany)
  • 1880 - Born, 3 November, Albany, New York
  • 1895 - Book, Our Common Speech
  • 1901 - Graduated Cornell University
  • 1913 - Book, A Layman's Apology
  • 1918 - Began work for New York State Health Department
  • 1922 - Married to Mildred Stewart
  • 1923 - Served as a member of the advisory committee, Henry George School, New York
  • 1935 - Book, The Path To Prosperity, G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York
  • 1936 - Review by Joseph Dana Miller of the book:
    The Path of Prosperity, by Gilbert Tucker, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1936 - Review of the book:
    Life of Abram Hewitt, by Allan Nevins; Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1936 - Review by John E. Grant of the book:
    The Path of Prosperity, by Gilbert Tucker, Land & Liberty, June, p.88
  • 1936 - Review by Gilbert Tucker of the book:
    The Growth and Distribution of Population, by S. Vere Pearson, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1936 - Attended Henry George Foundation of America Congress, Cincinnati, 12-14 November
  • 1937 - Address, "Coordination of Ideas," at the Henry George Congress, Detroit, 14-16 October
  • 1937 - Review by Homer Hoyt of the book:
    The Path to Prosperity,
    by Gilbert M. Tucker, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol.42, No.5, March, p.768
  • 1938 - Article, Co-Ordination of Ideas and Activities, Land and Freedom, January-February
  • 1938 - Address, to students of Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY, 17 February
  • 1938 - Attended Henry George Congress, Toronto, 7-9 September
  • 1938 - Address, Organization Proposals for the Georgist Movement, delivered at the Henry George Congress, Detroit, Michigan. Land and Freedom, November-December
  • 1939 - Address, "The Ethical Message of Henry George," to Conference Class of the Frankford Friends Meeting House, Philadelphia, 2 April
  • 1939 - Address, "The Ethical Message of Henry George, to the Conference Class of the Frankford Friends' Meeting House, Philadelphia, 2 April
  • 1939 - Attended Henry George Congress, New York, New York, 29 August - 4 September
  • 1940 - Address, "Natural Deal or New Deal," at meeting of Societey of Long Island Georgists, Jamaica, Long Island, 4 January
  • 1940 - Elected to the board, Henry George Foundation of America
  • 1940 - Article, Organization of Georgeists: Pro (by Gilbert Tucker) and Con (by Frank Chodorov), Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1940 - Article, Organization of Georgeists -- Pro (by Gilbert Tucker) and Con (by Frank Chodorov), Land and Freedom, September-October
  • 1940 - Letter, "A Debate With Frank Chodorov: On Organization of the Georgist Movement," Land and Freedom, November-December
  • 1940 - Article, Organizing for Effective Social Change, Land and Freedom, November-December
  • 1940 - Article, Additional Arguments in Support of Organization, Land and Freedom, November-December
Tucker,
Gilbert M.
1941-1950
Tucker,
Gilbert M.
1951-
  • 1951 - Attended Henry George Foundation of America Congress, New York, NY, 5-6 October
  • 1951 - Article, "Looking Ahead"; (Land Value Taxation in Pennsylvania), Henry George News, November
  • 1953 - Article, The Value of Land and its Assessment, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol.12, No.4, July 1953
  • 1957 - Book, Common Sense Economics (full text provided)
  • 19-- - Essay, Housing and Slum Clearance At No Cost, undated
  • 1958 - Serving on board, Henry George Foundation
  • 1958 - Review by Marshall Crane of the book:
    The Self-Supporting City, by Gilbert Tucker; Henry George News, August
  • 1958 - Paper, "Why Land Owners Should Favor the Land Value Tax," presented at the Henry George Foundation conference, Pittsburgh, PA; November
  • 1959 - President, Economic Education League
  • 1959 - Review George S. Benson of the book:
    Common-Sense Economics, by Gilbert M. Tucker, American Journal of Economics and Sociology, Vol.18, No.3, April, p.331
  • 1959 - Review by William E. Dunkman of the book:
    The Self-Supporting City,
    by Gilbert M. Tucker, The Journal of Finance, Vol.14, No.4, December, p.594
  • 1965 - Review by Oscar Johannsen of the book:
    The Private School,
    The Gargoyle, October
  • 1968 - Died, 26 (age 88) February, Carmel, California
  • 2010 - Paper, Gilbert M. Tucker, Jr. -- Albany, New York's Most Notable Georgist, by H. William Batt, presented at the Council of Georgist Organizations conference, Albany, New York, 12-16 July
Tucker,
Gordon
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA
Tuckerman,
Gustavus
...
Tucker,
Sherri
Massachusetts
(Cambridge)
  • 1989 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2005 - Book, An Ordinary Empress, published
  • 2005 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Justice
  • 2007 - Attended Council of Georgist Organizations conference, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA, July
  • 2012 - Membership in the International Union lapsed; did not respond to contact efforts July
Tuet,
T.F.
Texas
(Forney)
  • 1887 - Lettter, on poverty in Texas:
    "I am a farmer and landowner. Twelve years ago land here could be bought for $3 an acre; now it is worth $30. Then land went begging for renters; how renters go begging for land. The man who owns this black, rich soil is better off than the man who owned slaves before the war. He is complete master of the situation. He not only dictates the amount of rent, but the method of cultivation."
    The Standard, 8 January
Tugwell,
Rexford
...
  • 1934 - Authored a biography on Henry George for the Encyclopedia of Social Sciences. Quote by the editors of Land and Freedom: "... succeeded in doing this without letting a word escape him that indicated an opinion concerning the work ofthe man whose history he was recording."
  • 1934 - Article (unsigned), What Rexford Tugwell Does Not Seem to Realize, Land and Freedom, September-October
Tulley,
Charles
California
(Los Angeles)
  • 1980 - Served on board of Henry George School, Los Angeles
Tully,
James H.
New York
(Albany)
  • 1980 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, New York, NY
Tumulty,
Joseph
New Jersey
  • 1910 - Appointed secretary to Woodrow Wilson when Governor of New Jersey
Turnbull,
Ethel
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • 1937 - Essay, "Poverty in Plenty," Henry George Fellowship News, October
Turnbull,
Shann
...
  • 1989 - Chapter 2,"Root Causes of the World's Economic Breakdown," from the book:
    Building Sustainable Communities
Turner,
Charles
California
(San Francisco)
  • 1978 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania
  • 1979 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, San Francisco, CA, August
  • 1980 - Stepped down as Education Director, Henry George School, San Francisco; succeeded by Alanna Hartzo
Turner,
Eva J.
New York
(Brooklyn)
  • 1880s - Introduced to the writings of Henry George by Thomas G. Shearman
  • 1890 - Charter member of the Brooklyn Woman's Single Tax Club
  • 1901 - Serving as President, Woman's Single Tax Club
  • 1906 - Died, 18 September
  • 1907 - Article by Minnie Rogers Ryan, A Remembrance of Eva Turner, The Single Tax Review, Winter
Turner,
Gordon
...
  • 19-- - Earned B.S. degree, Macalester College, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 1977 - Served as President, New Leaf branch, San Francisco, CA
Turner,
H.G.
Illinois
  • 1911 - Attended Single Tax conference, Chicago, Illinois, November
Turner,
Helen
Illinois
(Chicago)
  • 1949 - Member, Henry George Woman's Club
Turner,
John
...
Turner,
Levi
Massachusetts
(Quincy)
  • 1858 - Born (Maine)
  • 1915 - Died, 16 January. Described as:
    "One of the pioneer Henry George men in Boston and one of the number who first conducted Sunday afternoon meetings on Boston Commmon."
  • 1915 - Article (unsigned), A Remembrance of Levi Turner, The Single Tax Review, January-February
Tustin,
Bettie B.
Penna.
  • 1940 - Member, "The Georgists"; resigned from the organization in protest of certain organizational issues, May
  • 1940 - Letter: to Burton N. Jones (Georgist leader in Philadelphia) resigning from club activities<, 28 May
  • 1940 - Letter: to Burton N. Jones, responding to Burton Jones' letter of 10 July, clarifying her reasons for resigning, 11 July
Tuttle,
Leonard
New York
(New York)
  • 1902 - Letter, responding to the New York Times editorial against Tom L. Johnson's candidacy for the U.S. Presidential nomination. New York Times, 1 June. Quote: "The platform you ascribe to Tom L. Johnson -- three-cent fares, municipal ownership, single tax, initiatives, and referendum -- stamp himas an honest man and no demagogue."
Tuttle,
Robert
...
Tuttle,
William H.
California
(Oakland)
  • 1941 - Address, "Sharing the Job," commencement exercises, East Bay extension Henry George School, 6 May
Tweed,
Paul
New Jersey
  • 1944 - Instructor, Henry George School, New Jersey
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Twitchell,
Eliza Stowe
...
Tyler,
Rayen W.
Illinois
(Sterling)
  • 1977 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
Tyler,
Ruth
California
(San Diego)
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
Tymon,
Dorothy
New York
(Rego Park)
  • 1980 - Attended Joint Georgist Conference, New York, NY
Tyndal,
Joseph H.
Michigan
(Cedar Springs)
  • 1886 - First read Henry George's ideas in Protection or Free Trade
  • 1926 - Active Single Tax supporter
Tyndall,
Dossa
California
(Pacific Grove)
  • 1958 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, San Diego, CA
Tyrka,
Anna
New Jersey
(Jersey City)
  • 19-- - Completed courses at Henry George School, New York
  • 1959 - Died, November
Tyrka,
William
New Jersey
(Jersey City)
  • 1959 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Tyroler,
Louis
Ohio
(Cincinnati)
  • 1953 - Promoted distribution of The Wonderful Wealth Machine
  • 1955 - Attended Henry George Schools conference, Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, OH
Tyson,
Robert
...
Tziligakis,
Yannis
New York
(New York)