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Edith Alderman Deen

Edith Alderman Deen, American author. Named Executive Woman of Year, Zonta Club, 1983; recipient 1st Lady award, Altrusa Club, 1949, Distinguished Senior Citizen award, Women's Civic Club, 1974, medal of honor, Mary Isham Keith chapter National Society of America Revolution, 1987. Member of Texas Institute Letters, Women Communications (Headliner award 1963).

Background

  • Deen, Edith Alderman was born on February 28, 1905 in Weatherford, Texas, United States. Daughter of James Harris and Sara (Scheuber) Alderman.

  • Education

    • Student, Texas University, 1922—1923. Student, Texas Christian University, 1923—1924. Doctor of Letters, Texas Christian University, 1972.

      Student, Columbia University, 1926. Bachelor, Texas Woman's University, 1953. Doctor of Letters, Texas Woman's University, 1959.

      Master of Arts, Texas Woman's University, 1960. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Pepperdine University, 1987.

    Career

    • Woman's editor, daily columnist Fort Worth Evening Press, 1924—1944. Member Fort Worth City Council, 1965—1967. Member board regents Texas Woman's University, 1951—1963.

    Works

    • All of the Women of the Bible
    • All the women of the Bible offers a rich biographical perspective on evey female figure in scripture -- including the famous, the little-known, and even the unnamed.
    • All of the Women of the Bible
    • All the women of the Bible offers a rich biographical perspective on evey female figure in scripture -- including the famous, the little-known, and even the unnamed.
    • All of the Women of the Bible
    • All the women of the Bible offers a rich biographical perspective on evey female figure in scripture -- including the famous, the little-known, and even the unnamed.

    Membership

    Member of Texas Institute Letters, Women Communications (Headliner award 1963).

    Connections

    • Married Edgar Deen Deen, December 30, 1945 (deceased).
    • father: James Harris Alderman
    • mother: Sara (Scheuber) Alderman
    • spouse: Edgar Deen Deen
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    Born February 28, 1905
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Texas Christian University
    • 1926
      Columbia University
    • 1953
      Texas Woman's University
    • 1959
      Texas Woman's University
    • 1960
      Texas Woman's University
    • 1987
      Pepperdine University
    • 1924 - 1944
      Woman's editor
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