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Harriet Luisa Paine Hahn, Panamanian, American writer.

Background

Hahn, Harriet Luisa Paine was born on June 3, 1919 in Gatun, Panama. Daughter of Alan Grant and Clara (Abercrombie) Paine.

Education

Bachelor, University of Chicago, 1940.

Career

Mural painter, Lubliner & Himmel, Winnetka, Illinois, 1941-1944;teacher, art, North Shore Country Day School, Winnetka, Illinois, 1957-1963;editor, publisher, Bebidas/Beverages Magazine, Chicago, 1963-1987.

Works

Membership

President North Shore Art League, Winnetka, 1946-1948. Volunteer Midwest Palliative Care Center and Hospital, 1995. Secretary board director Family Service Winnetka, 1965-1989.

Board director Young Women’s Christian Association, Chicago, 1963-1967, treasurer, 1966. Chairman New Trier Township Mental Health Advisory Board, 1976-1982. Board director Youth Township Committee, 1983-1985, Winnetka History Society, 1989, Nautila Women's Club, Winnetka, 1985-1990.

Member health and human services committee New Trier Township, 1998-2010. Precinct worker Winnetka Democratic Committee, since 1948. Member caucus committee Village Winnetka, 2006, The Circumnavigators, 2010.

Member Art Institute Chicago, North Shore. Senior board member House Good Shepherd Chicago, since 2008.

Connections

Married Charless Hahn, December 27, 1940.

father:
Alan Grant Paine

mother:
Clara (Abercrombie) Paine

spouse:
Charless Hahn