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Mary Elizabeth Halford

Mary Elizabeth Halford, British librarian, director. lay reader St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Wheeling, West Virginia, since 1994. Member American Library Association, West Virginia Library. Association, American Literature Translators Association, National Museum Women in Arts.

Background

  • Halford, Mary Elizabeth was born on July 14, 1952 in Longthorpe, England. Came to the United States, 1981. Daughter of Aubrey Seymour and Giovanna Mary (Durst) Halford-Macleod.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Stirling, Scotland, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in German Language and Literature, University Stirling, Scotland, 1981. Master of Library Science, Louisiana State University, 1986.

    Career

    • Assistant Latin America Library. Tulane University, New Orleans, 1982-1984, assistant to bibliographers, 1984-1985, assistant bibliographer humanities and fine arts, 1985-1990. Reference library Bethany (West Virginia) College, 1991-1992, reference and interlibrary loan library, 1992-1995, coordinator library public services, 1995-1997, library director, head library T.W. Phillips Memorial Library., since 1997.

    Works

    • Author: Illustration and Text in Lutwin's "Eva und Adam", 1980, Lutwin's "Eva und Adam", 1984.

    Membership

    Lay reader St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Wheeling, West Virginia, since 1994. Member American Library Association, West Virginia Library. Association, American Literature Translators Association, National Museum Women in Arts.

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, opera, ballet, art, drama.

    Connections

    • Married Peter Leroy Staffel, December 18, 1980. Children: Huw Matsen Staffel, Johanna Mary Kathryn Staffel.
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    Born July 14, 1952
    (age 65)
    • 1976
      University Stirling
    • 1981
      University Stirling
    • 1986
      Louisiana State University
    • 1982 - 1984
      Assistant, Latin America Library Tulane University
      New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
    • 1991 - 1992
      reference library Bethany (West Virginia) College
    • 1992 - 1995
      reference library Bethany (West Virginia) College
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