Eldon & Harriet Sloan*

Eldon & Harriet Sloan*

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Eldon & Harriet   Sloan*

Eldon R. Sloan, jd '33, was born on March 26, 1909 in Hoxie, Kan. He graduated from Holton High School. He received his bachelor's degree from the University of Kansas in history in 1931 and then earned his J.D. from Washburn University School of Law. Sloan served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Before he worked in private practice, he was director of the Property Valuation Department of the State of Kansas from 1957 to 1961.  He practiced law in Topeka for 50 years before retiring. Sloan's late wife, Harriet Burrows Perry attended Oberlin College and graduated from Washburn in 1932. They married in October 31, 1934. She was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta. The Sloans are survived by three children.