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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Robert D. Sampson  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:CHILD C:CHILD

Born: 1949 in Mattoon, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Sampson was born in Mattoon and currently resides in Decatur, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Robert D. Sampson is an instructor of history at Millikin University, a former reporter and local elected official in Macon County. Along with his book, he has also been published several times in the ''Journal of Illinois History''.


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Awards

-- Best Biography of 2003 for ''John L. O'Sullivan and His Times'', Society of Midland Authors, Chicago, Illinois.