Party affiliation: Democrat
Institute for Girls in Spain, 1929-1931. Instructor library science Boone Library School, Wuchang, China, 1936-1937. Assistant superintendent work with children New York Public Library, 1937-1943.
Instructor childrens literature Simmons College, Boston, 1949-1971. Editor The Horn Book magazine, Boston, 1958-1967. Freelance writer, lecturer, 1967-1971.
Caroline M. Hewins lecturer Boston, 1955. Anne C. Moore lecturer, New York Public Library, 1962, Miriam A. Wessel lecturer, Detroit, 1965. Lecturer U. Hawaii, 1968.
Delegate golden anniversary White House Conference Children and Youth, 1960. Judge New York Herald Tribune Spring Book Festival, 1958, Book World Spring Festival, 1968, Boston Globe Childrens Book award, 1967-1968. Board of directors International Institute for Girls in Spain.
Board firends Wellesley (Massachusetts) Free Library.
God offers a loving relationship. The Covenant is not a contract in which God and human beings agree to provide particular goods and services for each other. God has freely and graciously already made it possible.