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Editor , priest

Jane Nuckols Garrett, American editor, priest. Recipient Medal of Distinction University Delaware, 2000. Public developer Adult Literature Organization of Rhodesia, Salisbury, 1973-1974; advisory council Institute Early American History-Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1988-1991.

Background

Garrett, Jane Nuckols was born on July 16, 1935 in Dover, Delaware, United States. Daughter of David Elwood and Edna Earle (Davidson) Nuckols.

Education

Bachelor, University Delaware, 1957. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Middlebury College, 1997.

Career

Acquisitions department, Boston Athenaeum Library., Boston, 1957-1958; assistant to director, Boston Athenaeum Library., Boston, 1959-1968; editor, New York History Society, New York City, 1966-1967; editor, assistant, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York City, 1967-1973; editor, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York City, 1974-1996; senior editor, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York City, since 1996. Book review editor New England Quarterly, Boston, 1959-1966.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-compiler: The Arts in Early American History, 1965. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Public developer Adult Literature Organization of Rhodesia, Salisbury, 1973-1974. Advisory council Institute Early American History-Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1988-1991.

Connections

Married Wendell Douglas Garrett, June 22, 1957 (divorced 1973).

father:
David Elwood Nuckols

mother:
Edna Earle (Davidson) Nuckols

spouse:
Wendell Douglas Garrett