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Kathleen Huson Maxwell, American research library curator. Certified teacher, Texas. Recipient Outstanding Writer award South Texas England Teachers Association, 1970, Newsworthy award San Antonio ABC, NBC, Columbia Broadcasting System, 1967-1979; CIty of Paris Mayor's award, Paris, 1953.

Background

Maxwell, Kathleen Huson was born on November 26, 1915 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Daughter of Hobart and Minnie (Price) Huson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in education, Daniel Baker, 1946. BJ, University Missouri, 1951. Master of Arts in engineering, journalism, University Texas, 1951.

Postgraduate, University Texas, 1966.

Career

Teacher Llano, Mason, Texas, 1937-1956. Head journalism department Refugio (Texas) High School, 1956-1967. Senior England teacher Alamo Heights High School, San Antonio, 1967-1979.

Curator, owner Dawgwood Research Library., Refugio, since 1983. Reporter, coordination Austin American, Austin, Texas, San Antonio Express, San Antonio Light, Houston Chronicle, San Angelo Standard-Times. Advisory Regugio High School newspaper, 1960's.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Texas.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Crater and the Krater, 1971. Editor: History of the Coastal Bend, 1994, Hobart Huson's Memoirs of San Antonio, 1980s.

Membership

Donor, member Refugio County History Association and Museum, since 1979. Member Delta Kappa Gamma (public vice president), Alpha Chi Omega (public vice president), Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters Republican Texas (publicity head 1937).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: research, preserving the Texas heritage.

Connections

Married Roy Maxwell, July 2, 1934 (divorced 1947). 1 child, Mary Ann Maxwell Oliver.

father:
Hobart Huson

mother:
Minnie (Price) Huson

spouse:
Roy Maxwell

child:
Mary Ann Maxwell Oliver Maxwell