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Memorable Manitobans: Alice Hamilton (1913-1991)

Educator.

Born in Bedford, Nova Scotia, she graduated in arts from Dalhousie and received a PhD from the University of London. After teaching at Dalhousie and Union Theological Seminary she came to United College in 1959, teaching there until her retirement in 1979. She was a specialist in the works of Chaucer, Samuel Beckett, and John Updike.

Sources:

Dictionary of Manitoba Biography by John M. “Jack” Bumsted, Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 1999.

Page revised: 15 July 2009

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