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John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

American poet and writer John Greenleaf Whittier was born on December 17, 1807, near Haverhill, Massachusetts. He grew up on a farm with an extended family, consisting of three siblings--two sisters and a brother--and his mother's sister and his father's brother. The farm was fairly large but not particularly profitable, and the family made just ... See full bio »

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Atonement Soundtrack
Maude Muller Writer


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 1928 Maude Muller (Short) (original story)
 1927 The Bride of Pennacook (Short) (poem)
 1926 The Barefoot Boy (Short) (poem)
 1924 Maud Muller (Short) (poem)
 1923 The Barefoot Boy (based on poem by)
 1922 The Barefoot Boy (Short) (poem, 'Barefoot Boy')
 1920 In School Days (Short) (poem)
 1920 Snowbound (Documentary short) (poem)
 1919 Memories (Short) (poem "In School Days")
 1915 Barbara Frietchie (poem)
 1912 Maud Muller (Short) (poem)
 1911 Maud Muller (Short) (poem)
 1911 Barbara Frietchie (Short) (poem)
 1909 Maud Muller (Short) (poem)
 1909 Mogg Megone, an Indian Romance (Short) (poem)
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 2017 Waiting for You (lyrics: "Dear Lord And Father Of Mankind" - as John G. Whittier)
 2016 Father Brown (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Sins of the Father (2016) ... (writer: "Dear Lord and Father of Mankind" - uncredited)
 2010 Spud (writer: "Dear Lord and Father of Mankind")
 2007 Atonement (writer: "Dear Lord and Father of Mankind" - as John Whittier)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Poem: "Mogg Megone, an Indian Romance" (filmed as Mogg Megone, an Indian Romance (1909)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 5 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

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Biography in: "The National Cyclopedia of American Biography". Vol. I, pg. 407-409. New York: James T. White & Company, 1898. See more »


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