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Helen Wilcox Gordon, American Church librarian. Registered Nurse, California. First lieutenant Nurse corpus, United States army, 1945-1947. Member The Church and Synagogue Libraries Association (president Los Angeles County chapter 1994).

Background

Gordon, Helen Wilcox was born on February 14, 1919 in Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Scripps College, Claremont, California, 1940. Diploma in Nursing, Johns Hopkins School Nursing, 1943.

Career

Public health nurse, Health Department, Newton County, Missouri, 1952-1954;school nurse, Pasadena (California) School District, 1966-1968;library, First United Methodist Church, Pasadena, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse, California.

Religion

Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

The very idea that one gender is superior to another should be rejected as well as the erroneous notion that members of one gender may receive love, power, and esteem only at the expense of another.

Membership

First lieutenant Nurse corpus, United States army, 1945-1947. Member The Church and Synagogue Libraries Association (president Los Angeles County chapter 1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: square dancing, swimming.

Connections

Married Earl W. Gordon, 1948. Children: Paul, Carol.

spouse:
Earl W. Gordon

child:
Paul Gordon

child:
Carol Gordon