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Ruth Robinson Greenup

Inducted: 1987

RUTH ROBINSON GREENUP (1912-1984) worked for Oklahoma newspapers before going, in 1940, to South America to help edit papers in Brazil and Argentina and to work for Reuters. After returning to the United States, she and her husband, Leonard Greenup, also a journalist, wrote Revolution Before Breakfast: Argentina 1941-1946. Mrs. Greenup, also a prize-winning photographer, spent a great deal of time in her later life helping save Philadelphia Row and other Washington, D.C., historic houses.

Ruth Robinson Greenup
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Selection Process

Honorees are selected by a committee comprised of hall of fame members, including its director, and distinguished leaders in journalism. The Selection Committee considers all nominations, both new ones and those held over from previous years, before selecting the honorees.

The 2022 Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame nominee submission deadline is Sunday, Ocober 31, 2021.

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