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Harriet Luisa Paine Hahn

Harriet Luisa Paine Hahn, Panamanian, American writer.

Background

  • Hahn, Harriet Luisa Paine was born on June 3, 1919 in Gatun, Panama. Daughter of Alan Grant and Clara (Abercrombie) Paine.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Chicago, 1940.

    Career

    • Mural painter Lubliner & Himmel, Winnetka, Illinois, 1941-1944. Teacher, art North Shore Country Day School, 1957-1963. Editor, publisher Bebidas/Beverages Magazine, Chicago, 1963-1987.

    Works

    • James, Fabulous Feline: Further Adventures of the Connoisseur Cat
    • The excellent adventures of the aristocratic British feline continue as James puts his best paw forward to solve crimes while indulging in the finer things in life James is enjoying life at Baron’s Chambers, the London apartment house where he shares a flat with his sometime handler, an American fine arts agent.
    • James, Fabulous Feline: Further Adventures of the Connoisseur Cat
    • The excellent adventures of the aristocratic British feline continue as James puts his best paw forward to solve crimes while indulging in the finer things in life James is enjoying life at Baron’s Chambers, the London apartment house where he shares a flat with his sometime handler, an American fine arts agent.

    Membership

    President North Shore Art League, Winnetka, 1946-1948. Volunteer Midwest Palliative Care Center and Hospital, 1995. Secretary board director Family Service Winnetka, 1965-1989.

    Board director Young Women’s Christian Association, Chicago, 1963-1967, treasurer, 1966. Chairman New Trier Township Mental Health Advisory Board, 1976-1982. Board director Youth Township Committee, 1983-1985, Winnetka History Society, 1989, Nautila Women's Club, Winnetka, 1985-1990.

    Member health and human services committee New Trier Township, 1998-2010. Precinct worker Winnetka Democratic Committee, since 1948. Member caucus committee Village Winnetka, 2006, The Circumnavigators, 2010.

    Member Art Institute Chicago, North Shore. Senior board member House Good Shepherd Chicago, since 2008.

    Connections

    • Married Charless Hahn, December 27, 1940.
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    Born June 3, 1919
    • 1940
      University Chicago
    • 1941 - 1944
      Mural painter Lubliner & Himmel
      Winnetka, Illinois, United States
    • 1957 - 1963
      teacher
    • 1963 - 1987
      editor
      Chicago, Illinois, United States