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Addison Monroe Powell

Addison Monroe Powell was born November 25, 1856, in Clinton County, Indiana; he was 42 years old when he joined Abercrombie's 1898 expedition. His book of verses, for which he was often compared to that Bard of the North, Robert Service, was titled "Echoes from the Frontier," and was also published in 1909. Powell passed away in Santa Barbara, California, on January 29, 1932, at the age of 75.