Individual Author Record
Name: Herman Cromwell GilbertPen Name: None Genre: Born: February 23, 1923 in Mariana, AR Sites:
Illinois ConnectionGilbert lived in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationUnited Packinghouse Workers of America, Chicago, IL, program coordinator, 1955-57; Illinois Department of Labor, Bureau of Employment Security, Chicago, manager of automated systems section, 1957-70, assistant employment security administrator, 1970-81; administrative assistant and chief of staff to Congressman Gus Savage, 1981-82. Executive vice-president, Path Press, Chicago, 1968--; publicity director, Chicago League of Negro Voters and Protest at the Polls. Member of joint Federal-State Committee on Automated Systems, Interstate Conference of Employment Security Agencies. Member of International Black Writers Conference, 1992. Military service: U.S. Army Air Forces, 1943-46; attended Armed Forces Institute, 1944-45; became staff sergeant; received unit citation, 1944, and good conduct medal, 1945.
*''The Uncertain Sound: A Novel'', Path Press, 1969*''The Negotiations: A Novel of Tomorrow'', Path Press, 1983