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Alleda Van Wesep

Alleda Van Wesep, business executive. Member Fashion Group. Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Kappa Gamma.

Background

  • Wesep, Alleda Van was born on April 13, 1891 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Review Marinus and Anna Jentina (Vos) Van Vessem.

  • Education

    • Educated Calvin College Preparatory School, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Indiana, 1915.

    Career

    • Teacher South High School, Grand Rapids, 1915-1916. Translator, American Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1917-1920. Assistant advertising manager Onyx Hosiery, 1920-1923.

      Advertising manager Arnold Constable Company, 1923-1926. With Lord & Taylor since 1927, as fashion copywriter, later in charge of windows, interior display, free publicity, comparison and advertising offices, now vice president in charge advertising and publicity.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Fashion Group. Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Kappa Gamma.

    Connections

    • Married Hendrikus Boeve Van Wesep, May 10, 1917.
    • father: Review Marinus Vessem
    • mother: Anna Jentina (Vos) Van Vessem
    • spouse: Hendrikus Boeve Van Wesep
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    Born April 13, 1891
    Died February, 1962
    (aged 70)
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