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Robert Wilson Harvey, American former editor. Board directors District of Columbia Heart Association, 1964-1968, Council for Family Financial Education, 1969-1972; governor District of Columbia Amateur Athletic Association, 1962-1964; trustee Connecticut River Foundation, Essex Library. Association Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1945. Member of Black Hall (Old Lyme, Connecticut); Dartmouth of Southeastern Conn.

Background

Harvey, Robert Wilson was born on March 18, 1920 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Robert Porter and Margaret (Posey) W.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 1941;postgraduate, U. Stockholm, 1946-1947.

Career

Reporter, Washington Post, 1941-1943;assistant managing editor, The Nation, New York City, 1945-1946;freelance correspondent, Stockholm, 1946-1947;assistant managing editor, The Reporter, Washington, 1948;staff editor, Kiplinger's Personal Finance (formerly Changing Times), Washington, 1948-1951;assistant managing editor, Changing Times, Washington, 1951-1958;managing editor, Changing Times, Washington, 1958-1964;editor, Changing Times, Washington, 1964-1974;associate public, Changing Times, Washington, 1975-1979;director, Kiplinger Washington Editors, Inc., 1965-1980.

Membership

Board directors District of Columbia Heart Association, 1964-1968, Council for Family Financial Education, 1969-1972. Governor District of Columbia Amateur Athletic Association, 1962-1964. Trustee Connecticut River Foundation, Essex Library.

Association Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1945. Member of Black Hall (Old Lyme, Connecticut). Dartmouth of Southeastern Conn.

Connections

Married Barbara Ann Landon, September 3, 1941. Children: Michael L., Martha E., Sara M.

father:
Robert Porter W.

mother:
Margaret (Posey) W.

spouse:
Barbara Ann Landon

children:
Michael L. Harvey

Martha E. Harvey

Sara M. Harvey