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Jean Alling Thompson

Jean Alling Thompson, American librarian, writer. Head Tampa (Florida) Support Committee of United Farm Workers, 1976-1978. Member of American Library Association, Association Writers and Writing Programs, North America Serials Interest Group, New England Library. Association.

Background

  • Thompson, Jean Alling was born on August 19, 1950 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Richard Adams and Ann Chase (Alling) Thompson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, Juniata Colonel, 1972. Master of Library Science, Rutgers University, 1974.

    Career

    • Cataloger, reference librarian West Caldwell (New Jersey) Public Library, 1974. Cataloger, head of acquisitions Tampa-Hillsborough (Florida) County Public Library, 1974-1980. Librarian Tampa Colonel, 1980-1981.

      Monographic cataloger Florida International University, Miami, 1981-1987. Assistant director Falmouth (Maine) Memorial Library, 1992-1993. Monographic cataloger University Albany, New York, 1994-1999.

      Coordinator technical services, cataloging library Owen D. Young Library., St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York, 1999—2004. Manager Canton Farmer Market, Texas, since 2007. Secretary St. Lawrence County, since 2007, treasurer.

      Secretary, treasurer PFLAG, St. Lawrence County Chapter, Canton.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Jewish

    Membership

    Head Tampa (Florida) Support Committee of United Farm Workers, 1976-1978. Member of American Library Association, Association Writers and Writing Programs, North America Serials Interest Group, New England Library. Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, canoeing, folk music, story telling.

    Connections

    • father: Richard Adams Thompson
    • mother: Ann Chase (Alling) Thompson
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    Born August 19, 1950
    (age 66)
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    • 1972
      Juniata Colonel
    • 1974
      Rutgers University
    • 1974
      Cataloger
    • 1980 - 1981
      librarian Tampa Colonel
    • 1981 - 1987
      monographic cataloger Florida Intern, ational University
      Miami, Florida, United States
    • 1992 - 1993
      assistant, director Falmouth (Maine) Memorial Library
    • 1994 - 1999
      monographic cataloger University Albany
      New York, United States
    • 1999 - 2004
      coordinator, technical services
      Canton, Massachusetts, United States
    • 2007
      manager, Canton Farmer Market
      Texas, United States
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