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Editor , writer

Barbara Van Doren Klaw, American Author, editors.

Background

Klaw, Barbara Van Doren was born on September 17, 1920 in New York City. Daughter of Carl and Irita (Bradford) Van Doren.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Vassar College, 1941.

Career

Writer-researcher Office of War Information, Washington, 1942-1943. Reporter New York Post, 1943-1945. Free-lance editor, writer, 1945-1963.

Editor American Heritage magazine, New York City, 1963-1988.

Connections

Married Spencer Klaw, July 5, 1941. Children: Joanna Klaw Schultz, Susan Klaw (Del Tredici), Rebecca Klaw (Feldman), Margaret Klaw (Metcalfe).

father:
Carl Doren

mother:
Irita (Bradford) Van Doren

spouse:
Spencer Klaw

children:
Joanna Klaw Schultz Klaw

Susan Klaw Klaw (Del Tredici)

Rebecca Klaw Klaw (Feldman)

Margaret Klaw Klaw (Metcalfe)