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Eleanor Scott Elkin

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Eleanor Scott Elkin, American advocate. Recipient Humanitarian award Association Retarded Citizens Pennsylvania, 1982.

Background

Elkin, Eleanor Scott was born on October 23, 1916 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Charles M. and Augusta (Manderson) Scott.

Education

Student Albright College, 1963-1964.

Career

Secretary, Frankford Arsenal, Philadelphia, 1943-1945. Partner Pauline & Eleanor, New Hope, Pennsylvania, 1947-1948, Scott-Elkin Company, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 1948-1960.

Membership

Member Pennsylvania State Board Vocational Rehabilitation, 1980-1986. Member Association Retarded Citzens Pennsylvania, Association Retarded Citizens United States (president 1967-1969), International League Societies for Persons with Mental Handicaps (council, 1st vice president since 1982), Partners of the American mathematical society (executive committee). Club: Junior Woman's (president 1949) (Doylestown).

Connections

Married Philip Elkin, September 16, 1939. Children– Richard Brooke, Margot Elkin Arden.

father:
Charles M. Scott

mother:
Augusta (Manderson) Scott

spouse:
Philip Elkin

children:
Richard Brooke Elkin

Margot Elkin Arden Elkin