in American National Biography Online
P ublished online June 2018 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music; Theatre; Psychotherapy. 1296 words.
Gilbert, Ruth Alice “Ronnie” (7 Sept. 1926–6 June 2015), folksinger, actor, and therapist, was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Sarah and Charles Gibson. Her mother was a dressmaker and...