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Museum director , writer

Flora Gill Jacobs, former museum director, writer. Recipient Crystal award International Guild Miniature Artisans 1991. Member Mystery Writers of America, Author's Guild, Children's Book Guild of Washington (past president), National Press Club, Newswoman's Club.

Background

Jacobs, Flora Gill was born on December 22, 1918 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Morris Hilliard and Dora (Seidenman) G.

Education

Student, George Washington University, 1936-1940.

Career

Assistant editor woman's/fashion pages, Washington Times-Herald, Washington, 1940-1942; editor woman's/fashion pages, Washington Times-Herald, Washington, 1942-1943; founder, director, Washington Doll's House and Toy Museum, Washington, since 1975.

Membership

Member Mystery Writers of America, Author's Guild, Children's Book Guild of Washington (past president), National Press Club, Newswoman's Club.

Connections

Married Ephraim Jacobs, September 8, 1940. 1 child, Amanda Bolling.

father:
Morris Hilliard G.

mother:
Dora (Seidenman) G.

spouse:
Ephraim Jacobs

child:
Amanda Bolling Jacobs