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Joan Baxter, American writer. Member National Sheet Music Society, New York Sheet Music Society, Society for Commercial Archeology, Wilson Center (associate).

Background

Baxter, Joan was born on December 7, 1927 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of Ernest Loring and Evelyn (Sheldon) Baxter.

Education

Bachelor, Oberlin College, 1948. Master of Arts, Webster University, Bermuda, 1982.

Career

Occupational analyst, Bureau Naval Pers., Washington, 1948-1951;job classifier, Bureau Naval Pers., Washington, 1951-1953;personnel specialist, job classifier, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, 1954-1974;job classifier, Federal Communication Commission, Washington, 1974-1979;personnel specialist, United States Naval Air Station, Bermuda, 1979-1983;writer,, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, since 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor nonfiction articles to Cobblestone, various career guidance publications, Song Sheet, Remember That Song, Sheet Music Exchange, also other magazines and newspapers. Author: Television Musicals, 1997.

Membership

Member National Sheet Music Society, New York Sheet Music Society, Society for Commercial Archeology, Wilson Center (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: piano, painting, drawing.

Connections

father:
Ernest Loring Baxter

mother:
Evelyn (Sheldon) Baxter