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Adelina Diamond, American writer.

Background

Diamond, Adelina was born on October 9, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Herbert C. and Jennie (Friedman) Lust.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Chicago, 1947. Master of Public Administration, New York University, 1972. Postgraduate, New York University, 1981.

Career

Sportswear buyer Mandel Brothers, Chicago, 1947—1949, advertising copywriter, 1949—1950. Fashion reporter Womens Wear Daily, 1950—1952. Editor Hyde Park Herald, 1953—1956.

Associate Center Housing Partnerships, New York City, 1970—1972. Eastern public affairs representative University Chicago, 1972—1978. Director public relations Carnegie Council Children, 1978—1981.

Consultant Children's Defense Fund, 1978—1981. Founding member Women United States of America, Friends National Organization of Women, New York City. Founder, chairperson Friends European Research Area.

Connections

Married Edwin Diamond, December 5, 1948. Children: Ellen, Franna, Louise.

father:
Herbert C. Lust

mother:
Jennie (Friedman) Lust

spouse:
Edwin Diamond

children:
Ellen Diamond

Louise Diamond

Franna Diamond