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Joseph Brooks Shane

Joseph Brooks Shane, American educator. Member Delawar County Chamber of Commerce. (education committee), Friends Council on Education, Foxhowe Association (president), Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Sigma.

Background

  • Shane, Joseph Brooks was born on October 26, 1903 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles and Mary Buckley (Winmill) Shane.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Swarthmore College, 1925. A.M., University of Pennsylvania, 1930.

    Career

    • Faculty, George School (Pennsylvania), 1925-1928, dean, 1938-1948. Headmaster Oakwood School, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1948-1950, also teacher education department Vassar College. Vice president Swarthmore (Pennsylvania) College, 1950-1974.

      Past president Dutchess County Group on World Affairs. Executive Committee Pennsylvania-New Jersey-Delaware Planning Committee. Advisory council Media.

    Membership

    Member Delawar County Chamber of Commerce. (education committee), Friends Council on Education, Foxhowe Association (president), Phi Delta Kappa, Kappa Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Theresa Cooper, September 1, 1927. Children: John Buckley, Joseph Lawrence.
    • father: Charles Shane
    • mother: Mary Buckley (Winmill) Shane
    • spouse: Theresa Cooper
    • children: John Buckley Shane
    • Joseph Lawrence Shane
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    Born October 26, 1903
    Died April 27, 1974
    (aged 70)
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