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Harris Proschansky

Harris Proschansky, American former government agency official. Served with United States Army, 1942-1943.; Member American History Association, American Economic Association, Economic History Association, Center for Study of the President, New York State Labor History Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Proschansky, Harris was born on November 11, 1918 in New York City. Son of Israel and Rose (Gelman) Proschansky.

  • Education

    • B Social Science, City College of New York, 1937, Master of Science in Education, 1939. Doctor of Philosophy., New York University, 1954. Social investigator Bureau Child Welfare, New York City, 1940-1946.

      With VA, New York City, 1946-1951. Analyst wage stabilization division United States Department Labor, 1951-1952, compliance officer wage and hour division, 1956-1985. Methods analyst United States Navy Department, Brooklyn, 1952-1953.

      Interviewer New York State Division Employment, New York City, 1954-1955.

    Career

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Works

    • Author: (with R.W. Hidy) Evolution of Venezulian Petroleum, 1955. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1942-1943. Member American History Association, American Economic Association, Economic History Association, Center for Study of the President, New York State Labor History Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Hilda Bass, June 22, 1946 (divorced 1960). Children– Toby Beth, Asher.
    • father: Israel Proschansky
    • mother: Rose (Gelman) Proschansky
    • spouse: Hilda Bass
    • children: Toby Beth Proschansky
    • Asher Proschansky
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