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Helen Kirkpatrick

Journalist

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Helen Kirkpatrick was an American war correspondent during the Second World War.Early life and career pre-World War II Born in Rochester, New York, she graduated from The Masters School in Dobbs Ferry, NY and Smith College in 1931 and also obtained a degree in International Law from the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International Studies. Returning to New York she worked at Macy's where she met her first husband, Victor H. Polacheck, Jr. In 1935 she returned to Europe working as a reporter for New York Herald Tribune in France; and after moving to the United Kingdom in 1937, worked as a freelance reporter for a number of newspapers including The Manchester Guardian, The Daily Telegraph as well as the New York Herald Tribune. During the Munich Crisis she was temporarily a diplomatic correspondent for the Sunday Times.

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University of Geneva

Public research university located in Geneva, Switzerland

Smith College

Private women's liberal arts college in Massachusetts

McMaster University

Public research university in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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#5239 World Rank
Communications
#190190 World Rank
Nursing
#904201 World Rank
Sociology
#1195572 World Rank
Psychology
#2143188 World Rank
Economics