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A. Maris Boggs

economist , educator , philanthropist

A. Maris Boggs, American economist, educator, philanthropist. Member.


Boggs, A. Maris was born on November 14, 1888 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Benjamin Randolph and Mary Emma (Maris) Boggs.


Bachelor of Arts, Bryn Mawr College, 1910. Master of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1911. A founder, 1913, and dean Bureau Commercial Economics and director same from 1922 (this is a philanthropic and educational institution for promotion of international comity and understanding).

Special collaborator United States Bureau Education in visual instruction, 1915-1925.


  • Authors’ League of America. Honorary life member Maryland. Academy of Science, Cleveland Photographic Society.

    Fellow Royal Geography Society Contributor to various periodicals on international finance, economics, tariff, international relations, etc. Received thanks of the United States Government and of various other nations, for constructive work in behalf of humanity. Decorated Order of the White Lion (Czechoslovakia) in recognition of eminent and distinguished services.




Benjamin Randolph Boggs

Mary Emma (Maris) Boggs