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Peter Phipps Childs

Peter Phipps Childs, American library director. Member of Camden County History Society, Libraries Unltd, New Jersey Library. Association, Anthenaeum Philadelphia.

Background

  • Childs, Peter Phipps was born on September 20, 1946 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Louis Moore and Margaret Lewarne (Moon) Childs.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Drew University, 1969. Postgrad., Theological School, 1969—1972. Master of Science, Drexel University, 1976.

    Career

    • Bibliographer, curator rare books Athenaeum Phila, 1974—1978. Director Free Public Library., Collingswood, New Jersey, from 1978. Chair History Collings-Knight House Committee, from 1983.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of Camden County History Society, Libraries Unltd, New Jersey Library. Association, Anthenaeum Philadelphia.

    Connections

    • Married Carol McCann, October 13, 1973. Children: Rachel Elizabeth, Peter Phipps, Rebecca Grace.
    • father: Louis Moore Childs
    • mother: Margaret Lewarne (Moon) Childs
    • spouse: Carol McCann
    • children: Rachel Elizabeth Childs
    • Peter Phipps Childs
    • Rebecca Grace Childs
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    Born September 20, 1946
    Died December 9, 2005
    (aged 59)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Drew University
    • 1976
      Drexel University
    • 1974 - 1978
      Bibliographer