Anna Brownell Jameson (17 May 1794 – 17 March 1860) was a British writer.
Jameson was born in Dublin.
Her father, Denis Brownell Murphy (died 1842), was a miniature and enamel painter. He moved to England in 1798 with his family, and eventually settled at Hanwell, London. [mehr][weniger]
American edition of this book were corrected during the concluding days of the writers first visit to North A merica. During that all too brief visit he had many opportunities of seeing for himself the great work the Association is doing in the United States and Canada; of getting to know and love many of the men who are administrating that work, and of observing the tremendous hold the Y. M. C. A. has on the community. It was an inspiration to visit some of the great Association buildings of America and to note the efficiency of the work, also to go to a number of the great Military camps and see something of the effective service the Y. M. C. A. is rendering to the men of the Army and Navy. [mehr][weniger]