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GALBRAITH, GLEN WILLIAMS: 1889-1969.

Glen Williams Galbraith was born on Jan. 10, 1889, near Hartsville, Ind., the son of Andrew Jackson and Lena Williams Galbraith. He married Elsie May Green on Feb. 15, 1932, and they had three children: Phyllis, Andrew, and Glen, Jr. He also had three children by a former marriage: Paul, Leah, and Vyron. He earned the A.B. degree from Central Normal College in 1924 and the A.M. degree from Ball State Teachers College in 1944. Galbraith taught English and mathematics and held principalships during his thirty-eight-year career and retired in 1956. He was associated with schools in Indiana in Decatur, Union, Delaware, and Jay counties. He was named poet laureate by the Indiana State Federation of Poetry Clubs in 1966 for "To Edna Saint Vincent Millay" and his poem "Indiana" was included in the CONGRESSIONAL RECORD. Galbraith died on Jan. 27, 1969.

Information from Mrs. Glen Williams Galbraith.

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