Edison Marshall
Date of Birth
Aug 28, 1894
Birth Place:
Rensellaer, IN


From the 1920s until the end of the 1950s, Edison Marshall was one of the most popular authors of adventure and historical fiction in the United States. Born Edison Tesla Marshall in Rensselaer, IN, in the northwest part of the state in 1894, he showed an interest in writing early in life. Marshall began his professional career while still a freshman at the University of Oregon, when he sold his...