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Editor , writer

Mimi Handler, American editor, writer.

Background

Handler, Mimi was born on September 16, 1934 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Eli and Josephine (Bronstein) Richman.

Education

Bachelor, Brandeis University, 1956.

Career

Staff correspondent, Ladies' Home Journal, Philadelphia, 1956-1959;secretary law journal, Emory University, Atlanta, 1970-1971;free-lance court reporter, Atlanta, 1971-1973;projects editor, Early American Life, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1979-1980;managing editor, Early American Life, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1980-1988;senior editor, Early American Life, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1988-1990;editor, New England, 1990-1993;editor in chief, Early American Life, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, since 1993. Speaker Old Sturbridge Village conference, 1986, 87, Strawbery Banke Antiques Symposium, 1992.

Connections

Married Jack G. Handler, June 11, 1956 (divorced 1981). Children– Jessica, Susannah, Sarah.

father:
Eli Richman

mother:
Josephine (Bronstein) Richman

spouse:
Jack G. Handler

children:
Jessica Handler

Susannah Handler

Sarah Handler