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historian , Political scientist

Harvey Eugene Meyerson, American historian, political scientist. Fellow Ford Foundation, 1964-1965; recipient award Overseas Press Club, 1971. Member American Historical Association, Society Professional Journalists, Organization American Historians, Society Military History, American Society Environmental History, We. History Association.

Background

Meyerson, Harvey Eugene was born on June 1, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Solomon Bachrach Meyerson and Ida Meyerson Ringel.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, Northwestern University, 1959. Master of Arts in History, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in History, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1997.

Career

Reporter, editorial writer Honolulu Advertiser, 1960. Reporter Chicago Sun-Times, 1961-1963, Chicago Daily News, 1964, foreign correspondent Paris, 1965-1966. Book researcher Houghton-Mifflin, South Vietnam, 1967-1968.

Assistant professor University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1970-1972. Freelance writer, 1973-1977. Special assistant to Republican Cecil Heftel United States House Representatives, Washington, 1978-1979.

Legislation counselor to Senator Spark Matsunaga United States Senate, 1980-1986. President United States International Space Year Association, 1987-1993. Freelance writer, 1995-1998.

With Office of Policy and Quality Assurance Congressional Research Service Library. Congress, since 1999.

Membership

Member American Historical Association, Society Professional Journalists, Organization American Historians, Society Military History, American Society Environmental History, We. History Association.

Connections

Married Gladys Smestad, December 14, 1976. Stepchildren: Rick, Olaf, Dawn, Sara, Dan.

father:
Solomon Bachrach Meyerson

mother:
Ida Edith (Fisher) Meyerson

spouse:
Gladi Clara Smestad

children:
D. Richard Meyerson

Olaf Meyerson

Dawn Meyerson

Sara Meyerson

Daniel Meyerson