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Alfred Delos Stedman

Alfred Delos Stedman, American newspaper editor. 1st sergeant United States Army, World War I.

Background

  • Stedman, Alfred Delos was born on September 21, 1891 in Boone, Iowa, United States. Son of Arthur Beach and Ada Prudence (Millard) Stedman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Hamline University, 1919. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Hamline University, 1940.

    Career

    • Reporter St. Paul Dispatch and Pioneer Press, 1915-1917, copy reader, 1919-1921. Associate editor Farmers Dispatch, St. Paul, 1922. News editor and city editor St. Paul Pioneer Press, 1922-1924, editorial writer, 1924-1929, Washington correspondent, 1929-1933.

      Appointed director information Agricultural Adjustment Administration, 1933, appointed assistant administration, 1934. Resumed position as Washington correspondent, St. Paul Pioneer and Dispatch, 1939. Board editors United States News, Washington, 1941, assistant executive editor 1944.

      Associate editor St. Paul Pioneer Press and Dispatch, 1945-1960, retired, 1960.

    Works

    • Author articles and papers.

    Membership

    1st sergeant United States Army, World War I.

    Connections

    • Married Hazel E. Dingle, March 8, 1918. Children: Richard, Carol Stedman Johansen, John.
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    Born September 21, 1891
    • 1919
      Hamline University
    • 1940
      Hamline University
    • 1915 - 1917
      Reporter St. Paul Dispatch and Pioneer Press
    • 1919 - 1921
      Reporter St. Paul Dispatch and Pioneer Press