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Mahonri Sharp Young, American author. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Young, Mahonri Sharp was born on July 23, 1911 in New York City. Son of Mahonri Mackintosh and Cecilia (Sharp) Young.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 1933;Master of Arts, New York University, 1951.

Career

Member art department Sarah Lawrence College, 1941-1950. Acting director community arts program Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York, 1951-1953. Director Columbus (Ohio) Gallery of Fine Arts, 1953-1976.

American correspondent for Apollo magazine, 1966-1990.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Century Association (New York City).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Chamberlain, July 23, 1932 (divorced 1940). Married Rhoda Satterthwaite, December 7, 1940 (deceased May 1989). 1 son, Mahonri Mackintosh World War II.

father:
Mahonri Mackintosh Young

mother:
Cecilia (Sharp) Young

spouses:
Elizabeth Chamberlain

Rhoda Satterthwaite