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Elizabeth Anne Barnes, American Author, retired journalism educator. Fellow Wurlitzer Foundation, 1979-1980; recipient Gold Key award College Sch.Press Association, 1975; named outstanding adviser to weekly newspaper in 4-year colleges College Media Advisers. Member League of Women Voters (public chairman since 1994).


Barnes, Elizabeth Anne was born on September 18, 1925 in Iron Mountain, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Eldridge Bachman and Grace Alice (Isley) Barnes.


Associate of Arts, Virginia Intermont College, 1945. Bachelor, University North Carolina, 1947. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1957.


Reporter, Kingsport (Tennessee) Times-News, 1947-1950;administrative assistant, public relations director, Blue-Cross, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1950-1952;reporter, News Leader, Richmond, Virginia, 1952-1956;director journalism, Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri, 1957-1984;coordinator women's studies, Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri, 1973-1976. Visiting journalism professor College of Santa Fe, 1980-1981. Journalism teacher San Felipe and Santa Clara Pueblos, 1980-1981.


Member League of Women Voters (public chairman since 1994).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, fishing, gardening, beadwork.


Eldridge Bachman Barnes

Grace Alice (Isley) Barnes