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Ruth Gaines

Ruth Gaines, American author, social worker.

Background

  • Gaines, Ruth was born in 1879 in Litchfield, Connecticut, United States.

  • Education

    • Graduate student, Yale, 1901-1902.

    Career

    • Director publicity for the Smith College Relief Unit in the Somme, 1917-1919.

    Works

    • Author, social worker. Author: Little Light, 1911. Treasure Flower, 1916.

      Village Shield (with Georgia Willis Read), 1917. A Village in Picardy, 1918. Helping France, 1919.

      Ladies of Grecourt, 1920. Director publicity for the Smith College Relief Unit in the Somme, 1917-1919.
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