JOHNSTONE, KATHLEEN YERGER, 1906-1996

Biography:

Dance teacher, writer; civic leader. ┬áBorn– August 19, 1906, Mobile, Ala. Parents– Arthur Warren and Kathleen Hughes (Williamson) Yerger. Married– Henry Inge Johnstone, June 24, 1930. Children– Three. Education– Mississippi State College for Women, B.A.; Columbia University; Denishawn School of Dance; Art Students League of New York. Taught dance at Lausanne School, Memphis, Tenn., 1928-1929; Arlington Hall, Arlington, Va., 1929-1930. Member; Board of the Mobile Public Library; Board of the Council of Social Agencies; Board of the Community Chest; American Malacological Union; Audubon Society; Alabama Ornithological Society; Historic Mobile Preservation Society; Friends of the Mobile Public Library; Junior League of Mobile; Colonial Dames. Died June 19, 1996.

Source:

Contemporary Authors online

Publication(s):

Collecting Seashells. New York; Grossett & Dunlap, 1970.

Sea Treasure; a Guide to Shell Collecting. Boston; Houghton Mifflin, 1957.