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James Daniel

James Daniel, American curator, writer. Member of Harvard (New York City).

Background

  • Daniel, James was born on June 6, 1916 in Davidson County, North Carolina, United States. Son of James Manly and Bert (Fletcher) Daniel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts North Carolina, 1937. Nieman fellow, Harvard, 1943.

    Career

    • Reporter Raleigh (North Carolina) News & Observer, 1937-1940, Washington Daily News, 1941, city editor, 1946-1947. With Office War Information, China, 1943-1945. Washington correspondent Scripps-Howard Papers, 1948-1956.

      Contributing editor Time magazine, 1957-1960. Roving editor Reader's Digest, 1961-1981. President Healing Springs Properties, Inc.

      Curator Weston (Connecticut) Town Hall Art Collection, from 1992.

    Membership

    Member of Harvard (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Ramona Teijeiro, April 15, 1939 (deceased May 2000). Children: Jane Clare, Ramona Nina.
    • father: James Manly Daniel
    • mother: Bert (Fletcher) Daniel
    • spouse: Ramona Teijeiro
    • children: Jane Clare Daniel
    • Ramona Nina Daniel
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    • 1937
      University North Carolina
    • 1943
      Harvard
    • 1937 - 1940
      Reporter Raleigh (North Carolina) News & Observer
    • 1941
      Reporter Raleigh (North Carolina) News & Observer
    • 1943 - 1945
      with Office War Information
      China
    • 1946 - 1947
      Reporter Raleigh (North Carolina) News & Observer
    • 1948 - 1956
      Washington correspondent Scripps-Howard Papers
    • 1957 - 1960
      contributing editor Time magazine
    • 1961 - 1981
      roving editor Reader's Digest
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