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Fredrika Blair-Hastings

Fredrika Blair-Hastings, American writer. Volunteer teacher English Committee for Refugee Education, New York City, 1941-1942; volunteer dietician's aide Halloran Hospital, Staten Island, New York, 1943-1944; volunteer teachers aide Public School 154, New York City, 1963-1964. Member Authors Guild, Society of Dance History Scholars.

Background

  • Blair-Hastings, Fredrika was born on June 22, 1918 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Frank Wright and Fredericka Bremer (Staats) Tuttle.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Sarah Lawrence College, 1939.

    Career

    • Indiana writer, New York City, from 1953.

    Works

    • Author: Isadora: Portrait of the Artist As a Woman, 1985, preface to The Wanderer by Alain Fournier, 1953. Contributor numerous articles to magazines, newspapers.

    Membership

    Volunteer teacher English Committee for Refugee Education, New York City, 1941-1942. Volunteer dietician's aide Halloran Hospital, Staten Island, New York, 1943-1944. Volunteer teachers aide Public School 154, New York City, 1963-1964.

    Member Authors Guild, Society of Dance History Scholars.

    Connections

    • Married David Hunt Blair Junior, June 21, 1941 (divorced June 1947). Married Jerome Allen Hastings.
    • father: Frank Wright Tuttle
    • mother: Fredericka Bremer (Staats) Tuttle
    • spouses: David Hunt Blair Junior
    • Jerome Allen Hastings.
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    Born June 22, 1918
    Died July 2, 1990
    (aged 72)
    Nationality
    • 1939
      Sarah Lawrence College