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Jean Fairbanks Merrill, American Writer. Fulbright fellow India, 1952-1953. Member N. American Mycological Association, Authors League, Vermont Arts. Council, War Resisters League, Vermont Institute Natural Science, Dramatists Guild, Vermont National Resources Council, Vermont League Writers, Society Children's Book Writers, Fulbright Association, Sierra Club, Audobon Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Merrill, Jean Fairbanks was born on January 27, 1923 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of Earl Dwight and Elsie (Fairbanks) Merrill.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Allegheny College, 1944;Master of Arts, Wellesley College, 1945.

Career

Feature editor, Scholastic Magazines, 1947-1950;editor, Literature Cavalcade, 1956-1957;publications division, Bank St. College Education, 1964-1965.

Works

Membership

Member N. American Mycological Association, Authors League, Vermont Arts. Council, War Resisters League, Vermont Institute Natural Science, Dramatists Guild, Vermont National Resources Council, Vermont League Writers, Society Children's Book Writers, Fulbright Association, Sierra Club, Audobon Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Earl Dwight Merrill

mother:
Elsie (Fairbanks) Merrill