Tribute to Barbara Holdridge

 

Barbara Holdridge

 

New York City

 

Caucasian

 

Herbert Lawrence Cohen

 

Bertha Gold Cohen

 

Lawrence B. Holdridge

 

Diana Holdridge, Eleanor Holdridge

 

Dr. Gloria Cohen

 

A.B., Hunter College, NYC, 1950

 

Retired

 

Caedmon, 1952 - 1975; Stemmer House Publishers 1978 - 2003

 

Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Assn of Greater Baltimore Board of Directors; National Women's Hall of Fame Lifetime Member; Horticultural Society of Maryland, member

 

Hunter College Hall of Fame 1972; National Women's Hall of Fame 2001, Maryland Women's Hall of Fame 2011; ,Shakespeare FestivalAward 1962; New York City Certificate of Appreciation 1972, Lifetime Achievement Award, Audio Publishers Association 2001; Peabody Instl. Award, 1991; Preservation Project Award, Baltimore County Historical Trust, 2007; Baltimore Sun Large Garden Runner-up Award, 2004

 

Ammi Phillips: Limner Extraordinary, Aubrey Beardsley Designs from the Age of Chivalry, Chinese Cut-Out Designs of Costumes, articles on American painter Ammi Phillips

 

gardens and gardening, music, books, art, landscape design, films

 

Cofounder Caedmon, initiating the spoken-word revolution and industry; co-discoverer of Ammi Phillips, now acknowledged as one of the masters of American portraiture 

 

Currently writing a memoir