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Harry Clayton Harmsworth

Harry Clayton Harmsworth, American educator. Fellow Institute Social Gerontology, American Sociological Association; member Pacific Sociological Society, National Council Family Relations, Population Association American, Alpha Kappa Delta, Phi Delta Kappa, Pi Gamma Mu, Alpha Psi Omega.

Background

  • Harmsworth, Harry Clayton was born on May 4, 1902 in Aurora, Missouri, United States. Son of Charles William and Mary Lavina (Clayton) Harmsworth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Colorado State College Education, 1928, Master of Arts, 1932. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1943.

    Career

    • Teacher Colorado public schools, 1925-1935. Assistant professor sociology and economics Southwestern State Teachers College, Weatherford, Oklahoma, 1935-1939. Assistant professor sociology Texas Western College, 1941-1944.

      Associate professor sociology U. Idaho, 1944-1954, professor, department chairman, 1954-1967, professor emeritus, 1967-1977. Professor sociology Winona (Minnesota) State College President Pacific Northwest Conference Family Relations, 1960-1961. Member Government's Conference on Problems of Older Citizens, 1956.

    Works

    • Author: Sixty Years of population Growth in Idaho, 1890-1950, 1952. A Survey of the Alcohol and Narcotics Problem in Idaho, 1954. Population Trends in Idaho, 1950-1960, 1965.

      Vital Statistics and Population Projections for Idaho, 1960-1980, 1967. Editorial board N.W. Science, 1950-1956. Contributor articles on sociology to reviews.

    Membership

    Fellow Institute Social Gerontology, American Sociological Association. Member Pacific Sociological Society, National Council Family Relations, Population Association American, Alpha Kappa Delta, Phi Delta Kappa, Pi Gamma Mu, Alpha Psi Omega.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Viola Lane, June 1, 1927. Children: Clayton Lane, Donald Kemp.
    • father: Charles William Harmsworth
    • mother: Mary Lavina (Clayton) Harmsworth
    • spouse: Ruth Viola Lane
    • children: Clayton Lane Harmsworth
    • Donald Kemp Harmsworth
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    Born March 4, 1902
    Died March 26, 1977
    (aged 75)
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