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Stephen Ferguson

Stephen Ferguson, American librarian. President University League Nursery School, Princeton, 1991-1993. Member American Library Association (chair rare books and manuscripts section 1983-1984), Bibliographical Society of America, Grolier Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Ferguson, Stephen was born on May 27, 1947 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Son of John Walker and Louise (Campana) Ferguson.

  • Education

    • AB magna cum laude, Bowdoin College, 1969. Postgrad., Brown University, 1970. Master of Library Science, Rutgers University, 1978.

    Career

    • Assistant bibliographer John Carter Brown Library., Providence, 1970-1974. Library Museum of Our National Heritage, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1974-1975. Curator rare books Princeton (New Jersey) University Library., since 1975, assistant library for rare books and special collections, since 1987.

      Consultant planning John Hay Library. Brown University, Providence, 1974.

    Works

    • Editor: Emblem Books in the Princeton University Library, 1984, Catalogue of Pamphlets of the French Revolutionary Era, 1989. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    President University League Nursery School, Princeton, 1991-1993. Member American Library Association (chair rare books and manuscripts section 1983-1984), Bibliographical Society of America, Grolier Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Gail Gibson, August 28, 1971 (div. February 1978); married Sarah Reeves Whitley, October 8, 1983. Children: Andrew, Martha.
    • father: John Walker Ferguson
    • mother: Louise (Campana) Ferguson
    • spouses: Susan Gail Gibson
    • Sarah Reeves Whitley
    • children: Andrew Ferguson
    • Martha Ferguson
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    Born March 27, 1947
    (age 69)
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    • 1969
      Bowdoin College
    • 1970
      Brown University
    • 1978
      Rutgers University
    • 1970 - 1974
      Assistant, bibliographer John Carter Brown Library
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1974 - 1975
      library Museum of Our National Heritage
      Lexington, Kentucky, United States