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Ira Henry Freeman, American Author, journalist. Recipient George Polk award for national reporting L.I.U., 1951; on honorroll Best Short Stories, 1941. Member American Newspaper Guild (charter). Long Island Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra, Classical Mandolin Society American M C.

Background

Freeman, Ira Henry was born on August 12, 1906 in New York City. Son of Arthur J. and Rachel (Abrams) Freeman.

Education

Bachelor of Letters, Columbia University, 1928.

Career

Staff writer New York Times, 1928-1961. Now free-lance writer. Instructor journalism City College of New York, 1950-1951.

Correspondent Yank (army weekly), United States, Europe and Middle East, 1943-1945.

Works

Membership

Member American Newspaper Guild (charter). Long Island Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra, Classical Mandolin Society American M C.

Connections

Married Beatrice Oppenheim, September 21, 1937.

father:
Arthur J. Freeman

mother:
Rachel (Abrams) Freeman

spouse:
Beatrice Oppenheim