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us: Bentley, Helen Delich

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  • Variants

    • us: Delich, Helen
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1923-11-28
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-08-06
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Ruth (Nev.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Timonium (Md.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. House of Representatives
        • Affiliation Start: 1985
        • Affiliation End: 1995
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Federal Maritime Commission
        • Affiliation Start: 1969
        • Affiliation End: 1975
    • Gender

        (iso5218) Female
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) United States--Politics and government
          (lcsh) Journalism
            (lcsh) Shipping--Government policy
              (lcsh) Antiques business
            • Occupation

                (lcsh) Legislators
                  (lcsh) Public officers
                    (lcsh) Journalists
                      (lcsh) Antique dealers
                  • Sources

                    • found: Revitalizing the U.S. machine tool ... 1990: t.p. (Helen Delich Bentley, House of Representatives)
                    • found: NUCMC data from Nevada Historical Society for Her Papers, 1950-1977 (Helen Delich Bentley, 1923-; journalist and U.S. Representative from Baltimore County, Md.; chairman of Federal Maritime Commission, 1969-1975; b. Helen Delich, in Nev.)
                    • found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Cong. online, viewed Dec. 23, 2011 (Bentley, Helen Delich, a Representative from Md.; b. Nov. 28, 1923)
                    • found: Washington post WWW site, viewed Aug. 8, 2016 (Helen Delich Bentley; died Aug. 6 [2016] in Timonium, Md.; she was 92; represented a largely blue-collar swath of the Baltimore suburbs in the House from 1985 to 1995; hired in 1945 by the Baltimore Sun; found an assignment covering the port, as the Sun's maritime reporter and editor; wrote a syndicated column, "Around the Waterfront," and produced an educational television program, "The Port that Built the City and State," which aired from 1950 to 1965; Helen Delich was born in Ruth, Nev., on Nov. 28, 1923); co-authored the book "The Great Port of Baltimore: Its First 300 Years" (2006); with her husband, William Bentley, she ran an antiques business in Cockeysville, Md.)
                  • Change Notes

                    • 1995-04-28: new
                    • 2016-08-08: revised
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