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Marcia Gail Welsh

Marcia Gail Welsh, American librarian. Recipient Blue Ribbons for Baking, Chester (Connecticut) Fair, 1984, 85, 89, 91, 93. Member American Library Association, Museum American Folk Art, Lyme History Society/Florence Griswold Museum, Connecticut Library. Association (Public Relations award 1990).

Background

  • Welsh, Marcia Gail was born on May 9, 1950 in Dansville, New York, United States. Daughter of H. William and Norma (Burg) F.

  • Education

    • Student, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1966. Bachelor in English magna cum claude, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1972. Master of Science in Library.

      Science, Drexel University, 1974. Postgrad. liberal study program, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut. Postgrad., Connecticut College, since 1988.

    Career

    • Library. Free Library. Philadelphia, 1974-1981. Library director Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library., Old Lyme, Connecticut, 1981-1982.

      Assistant director Guilford (Connecticut) Free Library., since 1982. Freelance cataloguer Dushkin Public Group, Guilford, Connecticut, since 1982. Member advisory board Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut, since 1991.

    Works

    • Contributor critical essays and reviews to professional journals and books.

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, Museum American Folk Art, Lyme History Society/Florence Griswold Museum, Connecticut Library. Association (Public Relations award 1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Calligraphy, collage, drawing.

    Connections

    • Married Vernon M. Welsh, August 22, 1992.
    • father: H. William F.
    • mother: Norma (Burg) F.
    • spouse: Vernon M. Welsh
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    Born March 9, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1966
      Illinois Institute of Technology
    • 1972
      State University of New York
    • 1974
      Drexel University
    • 1974 - 1981
      Library Free Library Philadelphia
    • 1981 - 1982
      library director, Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library
      Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States
    • 1982
      assistant, director Guilford (Connecticut) Free Library