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Karl Leopold Anderson

Karl Leopold Anderson, Canadian educator. member of faculty National War College, 1956-1957.

Background

  • Anderson, Karl Leopold was born on June 26, 1905 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Son of Albert Hudson and Effie Elphinstone (Ross) Anderson.

  • Education

    • Student Ottawa (Canada) Collegiate Institute, 1919-1924. Bachelor of Science, Mount Allison U., Sackville, N.B., 1928. Master of Arts, Harvard, 1930, Doctor of Philosophy., 1932.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, 1928, naturalized, 1942. Instructor, tutor economics Harvard, 1930-1934. Assistant professor, associate professor economics Bryn Mawr (Pennsylvania) College, 1934-1946.

      Price executive, econ advisor OPA, 1942-1946. Assistant chief, advisor international resources div. Department State, 1946-1949.

      Director British Commonwealth div. office international trade Department Commerce, 1949-1951, deputy director office international trade 1951-1956. Member of faculty National War College, 1956-1957. George Adams Ellis professor economics, chairman social science div.

      Middlebury (Vermont) Middlebury Vermont.

    Membership

    Member of faculty National War College, 1956-1957.

    Connections

    • Married Louise Laylander Fowler, August 15, 1931. Children: Jane Louise, Douglas Ross.
    • father: Albert Hudson Anderson
    • mother: Effie Elphinstone (Ross) Anderson
    • spouse: Louise Laylander Fowler
    • children: Jane Louise Anderson
    • Douglas Ross Anderson
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    Died July 14, 1968
    (aged 63)
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