Gertrude (Trudy) Jacobson

Honored by:Norman Jacobson
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Because of her love, companionship, counsel, support, and tolerance during our more than a half century of married life -- Norman Jacobson (husband) and
Because of her devotion to her children and
Because of her many contributions to Iowa State University and to the Ames community. Following retirement she has been involved in many volunteer activities including the Ames Public Library, the Ames International Orchestra Festival Association, the Iowa State Retirees, and the College for Seniors.

Personal data:
Born -- Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, 1920
Resident -- Missoula, Montana, 1922-40; Ames, lowa, 1940-43 and 1946-present
B.S. degree --University of Montana, 1940
M.S. degree -- Iowa State University, 1943
Faculty --University of Idaho, 1945-46; Iowa State University (Parks Library), 1965-86
Married -- Norman L. Jacobson, 1943
Children --Gary: Biochemist, Faculty Boston University; Judy: Physician, Salt Lake City.


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