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Media specialist , writer

Jacqueline Conant Whipple, American writer, media specialist. Recipient Tom Phillips award, United Press International Broadcasters Massachusetts, 1963, Merit award, Art Institute Boston, 1976, Cohasset Yacht Club. Chairman Know Your Town-Waltham League of Women Voters, 1951, vice president, 1953; president Cohasset Parent-Teachers Association, Massachusetts, 1963.

Background

Whipple, Jacqueline Conant was born on March 31, 1921 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Daughter of William Horace and Gertrude Virginia (Bryant) Conant.

Education

Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Mount Holyoke College, 1943. Postgraduate Art. Institute Boston, 1974-1979. Master of Arts Lesley College, 1991.

Career

Reporter, Scarsdale (New York) Inquirer, summers, 1939-1943. Scriptwriter radio department J. Walter Thompson County, New York, 1943-1945. Reporter Washington Daily News, 1945-1947.

Broadcast journalist, chief editorial writer Station WCRB-AM-FM, Waltham, Massachusetts and Boston,1960-1967. With School division Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1967-1988. Freelance all media; jury chairman excellence in public writing/support of edn.Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Washington, 1981.

Chairman"Know Your Town"-Waltham League of Women Voters, 1951, vice president, 1953. President Cohasset (Massachusetts) Parent-Teachers Association, 1963.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to popular magazines.

Membership

Chairman Know Your Town-Waltham League of Women Voters, 1951, vice president, 1953. President Cohasset Parent-Teachers Association, Massachusetts, 1963.

Connections

Married David Collins Whipple, September 6, 1944. Children: Nancy, Roger, Leah, Benjamin.

father:
William Horace Conant

mother:
Gertrude Virginia (Bryant) Conant

spouse:
David Collins Whipple

children:
Roger Whipple

Benjamin Whipple

Leah Whipple

Nancy Whipple