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Frank Conover


"Conover, Frank (May 29, 1853-Oct. 24-1912), was born in Dayton, Montgomery County. In 1875 he graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, but he practiced engineering for only a short time. He turned to law and was admitted to the bar in 1878. . . . He wrote editorials and poems for Dayton newspapers and delivered many public addresses, chiefly on libraries and education. He died in Dayton."

[William Coyle (ed.), Ohio Authors and Their Books: Biographical Data and Selective Bibliographies for Ohio Authors, Native and Resident, 1796-1950 131 (Cleveland: World Publishing Co., for the Ohioana Library Association, 1962):Used with the gracious permission of the Ohioana Library Association]


Frank Conover (ed.), Centennial Portrait and Biographical Record of the City of Dayton and of Montgomery County, Ohio, containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens, together with the biographies and portraits of the Presidents of the United States and biographies of the governors of Ohio ([Logansport, Indiana]: A. W. Bowen, 1897)