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Ernest Rowlett Bryan

Ernest Rowlett Bryan, American writer, lecturer. member board directors Pierce, Hedrick & Sherwood, Inc., financial counselors; Member testing and training committee, Research and Development Board, National Military Establishment. Trustee International Society Christian Endeavor.; Member National Education Association, American Legion, Zeta Psi, Phi Kappa Alpha, Pi Gamma Mu, Pi Delta Epsilon, Janus.

Background

  • Bryan, Ernest Rowlett was born on August 14, 1906 in Bath, New York, United States. Son of Daniel Beach and Anna Rowlett (Aulls) Bryan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Syracuse University, 1929. Student Harvard, 1930. A.M., George Washington University, 1933.

      Student New York University, 1934. Doctor of Letters, Whitworth College, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy., American U., 1952.

    Career

    • One daughter, Carol Norris (Mistress Jack A. Veerman). Field secretary of the World Peace Foundation, 1929-1931. educational secretary, 1934-1936. Assistant director, publications Division, National Education Association, 1931-1934.

      Forum lecturer United States Office of Education Public Forms, 1936-1937. Executive secretary National Council for Adult Civic Education 1938. Special writer United States Public Health Service, 1938-1942.

      Chief of div. of information and publications, National Archives, March 1942 to 1943. Became lecturer on public relations, American U., 1942. Member board directors Pierce, Hedrick & Sherwood, Inc., financial counselors.

      Director, secretary Eastland Gardens, Inc., since 1952. Contributing editor The Christian Endeavor World, Columbia, Ohio. General secretary, International Society Christian Endeavor, 1947-1949, president, since 1949.

      Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1944, lieut., 1944-1945. Lieut. commander, January-September, 1946. Head of project supervision, Motion Picture and Training Films Production, Navy Department, since 1946.

    Works

    • Author: America Turns to Social Security, 1938. Between Mountain Ridge and Surging Sea, 1952. Contributor to journals.

    Membership

    Member board directors Pierce, Hedrick & Sherwood, Inc., financial counselors. Member testing and training committee, Research and Development Board, National Military Establishment. Trustee International Society Christian Endeavor.

    Member National Education Association, American Legion, Zeta Psi, Phi Kappa Alpha, Pi Gamma Mu, Pi Delta Epsilon, Janus. Clubs: Town Hall (New York).

    Connections

    • Married Mildred Seymour Gott, September 15, 1932.
    • father: Daniel Beach Bryan
    • mother: Anna Rowlett (Aulls) Bryan
    • spouse: Mildred Seymour Gott
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    Born August 14, 1906
    Died December 17, 1954
    (aged 48)
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