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Emily Hahn, American author.

Background

Hahn, Emily was born on January 14, 1905 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Isaac Newton and Hannah (Schoen) Hahn.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1926;postgraduate, Columbia University, 1928-1929;postgraduate, University of Oxford, 1934-1935.

Career

Mining engineer, Deko Oil Corporation, St. Louis, 1926;courier, Santa Fe, 1927-1928;instructor geology, Hunter College, New York City, 1929-1930;with, Red Cross in, Belgian Congo, 1930-1931;instructor English, writing, Customs College, Shanghai, China, 1935-1938;instructor English, writing, Customs College, Chungking, China, 1940;instructor, Customs U., Hong Kong, 1941.

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Connections

Married Charles R. Boxer, November 28, 1945. Children: Carola, Amanda.

father:
Isaac Newton Hahn

mother:
Hannah (Schoen) Hahn

spouse:
Charles R. Boxer

children:
Carola Hahn

Amanda Hahn