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Betty Greenfield Grossman
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1914
Death: Jul. 16, 1998

Betty Greenfield Grossman, an archaeologist and former instructor at the St. Louis Art Museum, died Thursday (July 16, 1998) at her home in St. Louis of complications from cancer. She was 83.

For 39 years, Mrs. Grossman taught art in the education department at the Art Museum. She retired in the mid-1970s. She was an honorary citizen of Mycenae, Greece, and a former director of the American School of Classical Studies in Athens. She was a leader of several tours to Greece and surrounding areas during summer vacations.

She was a past president of the Mycenaean Foundation, the Campbell House and the Archaeological Institute of America. She was a former officer of the American School of Classical Studies in Athens, the American Federation of Arts, the College Arts Association, the National Society of Arts and Letters, the National Association of Art Educators and the Decorative Arts Society at the Art Museum.

Mrs. Grossman was born and reared in St. Louis. She graduated from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., and earned her master's degree and doctorate from Washington University.
--St. Louis Post-Dispatch; July 19, 1998 
 
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 Parents:
  Milton Greenfield (1873 - 1957)
  Hilda L. Greenfield (1884 - 1978)
 
 Spouse:
  Edwin Grossman (1912 - 1995)
 
 Sibling:
  Milton Greenfield (1911 - 2004)*
  Betty Greenfield Grossman (1914 - 1998)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Mount Sinai Cemetery & Mausoleum
Affton
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Katie
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: May 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37113976
Betty <i>Greenfield</i> Grossman
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Betty <i>Greenfield</i> Grossman
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