Russell, Arthur (1861 - 1945)

Genre: Non-Fiction

Russell was born in Hallowell, Maine in 1861, the son of Joseph and Mary (Haskell) Russell. He graduated from Bowdoin College in 1879 and worked on the Portland, Maine Advertiser. In 1885 he came to Minneapolis and was employed as a proofreader for the Minneapolis Journal. From that time until his retirement in the 1940s, he was associated with the Journal and the Minnetonka Record as a columnist and in other capacities.

Selected Bibliography

  • Fourth Street (1917)
  • The Eternity Club and Its Discovery of the Fairylands of the Aged (1921)
  • (1922)
  • One of Our First Families: And a Few Other Minnesota Essays (1925)
  • The Other Side of a Street (1931)

Selected Resources