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Catherine MacKenzie (Bierstadt) (ca. 1894-1949)

Subject: Mackenzie, Catherine c. 1894-1949

       New York Times Company


Type: Black-and-white photographs


Date: 1947


Topic: Journalism

     Mental illness


Local number: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-5751]


Summary: Born in Nova Scotia, the journalist Catherine MacKenzie (Bierstadt) (ca. 1894-1949) began working for the New York Times in 1925. From 1939 until her death, she wrote the newspaper's popular "Parent-Child" column. In 1948, she was the co-recipient (with Lawrence K. Frank) of the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation Award for contributions to adult education on mental illness issues. She was married to Edward Hale Bierstedt


Cite as: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archivess


Persistent URL:Link to data base record


Repository:Smithsonian Institution Archives


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