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Alan Duane Ullberg ’54

July 7, 2022, in Flossmoor, Illinois.

Alan wrote his thesis, “The Board of County Commissioners of Multnomah County, Oregon,” advised by Prof. Charles McKinley [political science 1918–60]. He went on to get a degree from Harvard Law School and then clerked for two justices of the California Supreme Court. He worked as a special counsel to James Webb, was an administrator of NASA in Washington, D.C., and served as associate general counsel of the Smithsonian Institution from 1970 to his retirement in 1998. Alan is survived by his wife, Patricia, and his son, Rohin.

Appeared in Reed magazine: December 2022

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