Edna Allen Sammis 1912

[Yearbook Photo]
Image courtesy of
Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections

Edna Allen Sammis 1912 (Mrs. Robert Alexander Patterson)
Address in 1937: Spring Ave near Locust, Troy, NY
student 1913 YWCA Training School
student 1916-1917 Columbia University
YWCA secretary 1913 New York NY
YWCA secretary 1913-1916 Trenton NJ
secretary YWCA War Work Council 1917-1918 Atlanta GA
United War Work Campaign Drive 1918 Boston
YWCA Hostess 1918-1919 Newport News VA
Married 1920; husband was a teacher
Allen Dewey born 1927

Dorothy Gamsby and Edna Sammis were both from Bridgeport, CT; Dorothy was listed as living in 30 Brigham, and Edna in 26 Brigham, in the 1908-09 MHC directory.

All information from One Hundred Year Biographical Directory of Mount Holyoke College 1837-1937, Bulletin Series 30, no. 5; published and compiled by the Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts