Dr. C.W. Saleeby
Dr. C.S. Saleeby was a medical doctor and writer. He was an editor and contributor to Arhur Mee and Holland Thompson's Book of Knowledge.
Thomas E. Sanders
Thomas E. Sanders wrote about the needs and requirements of schooling and teachers. He advocated raising standards for the teaching profession. He is the…
John Stevens Schlee
John S. Schlee is a geologist who wrote public information reports for the United States Geological Survey.
Clinton Scollard was an American poet and professor of English Literature. Born in New York in 1860, he graduated at Hamilton College in 1881…
Chief Seattle was a Duwamish chief, also known as Sealth, Seathle, Seathl, or See-ahth, and a leader of the Suquamish and Duwamish Native American…
Anna Sewell was an English novelist, best known as the author of the classic novel Black Beauty.
William Shakespeare was an English poet and playwright, now widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s preeminent dramatist.…
George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw was an Irish playwright. Although his first profitable writing was music and literary criticism, in which capacity he wrote many highly…
Mary Shelley was an English novelist. She was married to the notable Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. She was born Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin in…
Rev. Albert E. Sims
The Reverend Albert E. Sims is well known for his children’s stories.
Upton Sinclair Jr. was a prolific American author who wrote over 90 books in many genres and was widely considered to be one of…
David Eugene Smith
David Eugene Smith, Ph.D., LL.D. was an American mathematician and educator. A lawyer for the first part of his career, he then became a…
George Otis Smith
American geologist George Otis Smith was the director of the U.S. Geological Survey from 1907 to 1930.
Robert Southey was an English Romantic poet, one of the so-called “Lake Poets,” and Poet Laureate. He is considered one of the major writers…
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Elizabeth Cady Stanton was an American social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early woman's movement. Her Declaration of Sentiments, presented at the…
Robert Edwards Carter Stearns was a naturalist and the editor of Pacific Methodist. In 1862 he served as Deputy Clerk of the Supreme Court…
Wallace Stevens was a Modernist poet who lived in New York and Hartford, Connecticut. He was also an insurance executive for many years. He…
Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis (Balfour) Stevenson was a Scottish novelist, poet, and travel writer, and a contributor to both children's and adult literature.
George William Joseph Stock, M.A.
George William Joseph Stock, M.A. (1850 - ?) is the author of the math treatise Deductive Logic, which was first published in 1889.
Bram Stoker was an Irish writer, best remembered as the author of the influential horror novel Dracula. He was the acting manager of the…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Harriet Beecher Stowe was an was an American abolitionist and novelist best known for her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin.
Frank Sweet was an American poet. He published a collection of poetry in 1882 under the title, Poems.
Jonathan Swift was an Anglo-Irish priest, satirist, essayist, political pamphleteer, and poet, famous for works like Gulliver’s Travels, A Modest Proposal, A Journal to…