Russell, Francis, 1910-1989 Edit


Agent Type


  • 1910-01-12 – 1989-03-21 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Russell, Francis, 1910-1989

External Documents


  • Biography/Historical Note

    was an American author specializing in American history and historical figures. Russell is best known for his book on Warren G. Harding, The Shadow of Blooming Grove. His work on the Sacco-Vanzetti case, the award-winning Tragedy In Dedham: The Story of the Sacco-Vanzetti Case (1962), continued with the 1986 publication of Sacco & Vanzetti: The Case Resolved. In it, he claimed to solve the case, proposing that only Nicola Sacco was guilty and Bartholomew Vanzetti was innocent.