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Judith Austin, American Historian. Recipient Certified of Merit award American Bar Association, 1982, Special Superior vena cava syndrome to Idaho Libraries award Idaho Library. Association, 1990. Member American Association State and Local History, American History Association, Forest History Society (county 1981-1990), Western History Association (county 1982-1985), Orgn.Am. Historians, Oral History Association.

Background

Austin, Judith was born on June 18, 1940 in San Diego, California, United States. Daughter of David Bliss and Jean Conway (Barnes) Austin.

Education

AB, Duke University, 1961. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1963.

Career

Editor, Teachers College Press, New York City, 1962-1966;assistant editor, historian, Idaho State History Society, Boise, 1967-1975;coordinator publications, historian, Idaho State History Society, Boise, since 1975. Panelist, evaluator National Endowment for Humanities, since 1976. Consultant, evaluator Idaho Humanities Council, Boise, since 1978.

Consultant American Heritage Center, U. Wyoming, Laramie, 1990-1991;member county Conference History Jours., 1990-1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association State and Local History, American History Association, Forest History Society (council 1981-1990), Western History Association (council 1982-1985), Organization American Historians, Oral History Association.

Connections

Married Donald Lee Bott, October 23, 1993.

father:
David Bliss Austin

mother:
Jean Conway (Barnes) Austin

spouse:
Donald Lee Bott