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Alexander Reid Winsey

Alexander Reid Winsey, American educator. Served lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, 1944-1945. Fulbright scholar, 1950; Fellow Royal Anthropological Institute, African Studies Association; member Hoosier Salon Patrons Association (board directors), Hoosier Salon, Indiana Federation Artists.

Background

  • Winsey, Alexander Reid was born on June 6, 1905 in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States. Son of William Frederick and Emma (Hill) Winsey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1930, Master of Science, 1959. Postgraduate Yale, Indiana U.

    Career

    • 1 son, Peter Reid. Head art department DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, from 1935, also professor art. Conductor art tours for college credit, Europe, summers.

    Works

    • Author: Freehand Drawing, 1950. Drawing Simplified, 1950.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served lieutenant colonel Army of the United States, 1944-1945. Fulbright scholar, 1950. Fellow Royal Anthropological Institute, African Studies Association.

    Member Hoosier Salon Patrons Association (board directors), Hoosier Salon, Indiana Federation Artists.

    Connections

    • Married Hazel Schultz, September 17, 1934.
    • father: William Frederick Winsey
    • mother: Emma (Hill) Winsey
    • spouse: Hazel Schultz
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