Walter Hines Page Photo

Walter Hines Page

Born: Aug 15, 1855

Death: Dec 21, 1918

Birthplace: Cary

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

Walter Hines Page

Date of Birth : Aug 15, 1855
Date of Death : Dec 21, 1918
Birth Place : Cary

Walter Hines Page was an American journalist, publisher, and diplomat. He was the United States ambassador to the United Kingdom during World War I. He founded the State Chronicle newspaper in Raleigh, North Carolina, and worked with other leaders to gain legislative approval for what is now known as North Carolina State University, established as a land-grant college in 1885. He worked on several newspapers, including the New York World and Evening Post. He was the editor of The Atlantic Monthly for several years and also literary adviser to Houghton Mifflin. For more than a decade beginning in 1900, he was a partner of Doubleday, Page & Company, a major book publisher in New York City.


  • Politician
  • Journalist
  • Diplomat
  • Editing


  • Arthur W. Page
Source: Freebase, CC-YY
Copyright ©