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Harriet Leona Fields, American writer. Named Woman of Year, Business and Professional Women's Club, 1974. Active 1st Church of Christian Scientist, Adrian, since 1955. Member National Federation Press Women (Michigan branch), Adrian Women's Club (president 1995-1997, Woman of Year 1992), Adrian Drama Club (past president).

Background

Fields, Harriet Leona was born on June 18, 1916 in Davenport, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Harrison M. and Antoinette C. (Hoenes) Beery.

Education

Student, Principia College, 1942.

Career

Puppeteer, Adrian, Michigan, 1937-1942;woman's/church editor, Daily Telegram, Adrian, 1957-1972;editor, Maple City Reporter, Adrian, 1972-1974;editor, Vo-Tec Topics, Adrian, 1974-1979;author, Little Red School, 1976 Schools Today, Adrian, 1974-1978;editor, Access, Adrian, 1974-1989;corrd., Michigan Christian Advisory, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and newspapers.

Membership

Active 1st Church of Christian Scientist, Adrian, since 1955. Member National Federation Press Women (Michigan branch), Adrian Women's Club (president 1995-1997, Woman of Year 1992), Adrian Drama Club (past president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: reading.

Connections

Married Clyde Garland Fields, October 25, 1941 (deceased). Children: Douglas Clyde, Diana Lynn Fields Sell.

father:
Harrison M. Beery

mother:
Antoinette C. (Hoenes) Beery

spouse:
Clyde Garland Fields

children:
Douglas Clyde Fields

Diana Lynn Fields Sell Fields