Log In

Garlan Avon Osten Edit Profile

astrologist , writer

Garlan Avon Osten, American Astrologist, writer. Avocations: painting, traveling M C. Recipient Governor's Volunteer award for work with prisoners in correctional system State of Iowa, 1988. Member President's Club, U. Iowa, 1978-1990, Grinnell (Iowa) College, 1980-1981. With United States Army, 1943-1946, PTO. Member American Federation Astrologists, Herbert Hoover Presidential Library. Association, Franklin D. Roosevelt Library. Association.

Background

Osten, Garlan Avon was born on August 20, 1923 in Newton, Iowa, United States. Son of Alva Daniel and Louise Lena (Hildebrand) Osten.

Education

Degree in interior design, Parsons School Design, 1950.

Career

Interior designer, John Slenker, Inc., New York City, 1950-1956; interior designer, Max Eichner, Inc., New York City, 1956-1960; interior designer, Gotham Decorator's Svc., New York City, 1960-1971; theatreical designer, Churchill & Sennett, New York City, 1948-1950; independent astrologist, New York City and Newton, since 1970.

Achievements

  • Avocations: painting, traveling M C.

Membership

Member President's Club, University Iowa, 1978-1990, Grinnell (Iowa) College, 1980-1981. With United States Army, 1943-1946, PTO. Member American Federation Astrologists, Herbert Hoover Presidential Library. Association, Franklin D. Roosevelt Library.

Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, travel.

Connections

father:
Alva Daniel Osten

mother:
Louise Lena (Hildebrand) Osten