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Full Name: George Palmer Putnam
Biography:
(1887-1950) Author and explorer. George Palmer Putnam was born in Rye, New York, grandson of G. P. Putnam, founder of the publishing firm. He lived in Manhattan, New York, in a hotel at times. He wrote 13 books, including a biography of his wife, Amelia Earhart, called "Soaring Wings," and published most of America's most famous authors of the day and the greatest world adventurers, such as Roy Chapman Andrews and William Beebe. He headed three expeditions; one to Greenland, one to Baffin Island, and one to the Galapagos Islands.
Author's Timeline:
1887 Westchester County
George Palmer Putnam was born in Rye, New York, on September 7, 1887. 
1950 (Unknown) County
George Palmer Putnam died at Trona Hospital in Trona, San Bernardino County, California, on January 4, 1950. 
1939 (Unknown) County
Soaring Wings
(Pub: Harcourt, Brace and Company. ISBN: 1135816131 / 978-1135816131)
Biography of Mr. Putnam's wife, Amelia Earhart. 
1942 (Unknown) County
Wide Margins: A Publisher's Autobiography
(Pub: Harcourt, Brace ISBN: )
Autobiography. 
1950 (Unknown) County
George Palmer Putnam was interred at Chapel Of The Pines Crematory, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California. 
1946 (Unknown) County
Death Valley And Its Country
(Pub: New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1947 (Unknown) County
Death Valley Handbook
(Pub: Duell, Sloan and Pearce. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1949 (Unknown) County
Hickory Shirt: A Novel Of Death Valley In 1850
(Pub: Duell, Sloan and Pearce ISBN: )
Novel. 
1935 (Unknown) County
Hot Oil
(Pub: Greenberg. ISBN: )
 
1915 (Unknown) County
In the Oregon Country
(Pub: Putnam. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1918 (Unknown) County
The Smiting Of The Rock
(Pub: G. P. Putnam's Sons. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1913 (Unknown) County
The Southland of North America: Rambles and Observations in Central America During the Year 1912
(Pub: G. P. Putnam. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1930 (Unknown) County
Andree, The Record Of A Tragic Adventure
(Pub: Brewer and Warren. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
? New York County
Mr. Putnam lived in Manhattan, New York, in a hotel at times. 

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