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Margaret Vaughan Meyer

Margaret Vaughan Meyer, American librarian, educator.


  • Meyer, Margaret Vaughan was born on March 13, 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Clifford and Fannie (Lehman) Vaughan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Education, University of California at Los Angeles, 1942. Master of Library Science, University Southern California, 1967.


    • Elementary teacher Indio School District, Indio, California, 1942-1943, Lawndale School District, Lawndale, 1943-1944, Los Angeles Unified Schools, 1946-1953. Program library City of Pasadena Library., Pasadena, California, 1965-1985.


    • Co-author (Spanish-English): Centeno Collection-Annotated, 1977. Author (biographical and notes, 2 CDs): Clifford Vaughan classical music.


    Organizer, chairman library committee Parent-Teachers Association, Los Angeles, 1961—1964, honorary life member, 1964. Volunteer Committee Solidarity People of El Salvadore, 1985—1997. Member Citizens Committee Save Elysian Park, 1987—1997, Los Angeles County Museum Art, 1986—2003, Friends of Pasadena Public Library., 1986—1998, Food Bank, Washington, since 2004.

    Member of American Library Association (delegate 1967-1980), Los Angeles Public Library., Library. Foundation (charter member), California Library. Association, American Federation Teachers (executive board Los Angeles chapter), Denishawn Repertory Dancers (honorary board directors), Sierra Club.



    Music, reading, swimming, gardening, games.


    • Married Donald Robert Meyer, September 3, 1949 (deceased March 2002). Children: Karen, Frederick E., Julie Meyer. Married Arnoldo Ramos, 1985.

      3 children.
    • father: Clifford Vaughan
    • mother: Fannie (Lehman) Vaughan
    • spouses: Donald Robert Meyer
    • Arnoldo Ramos
    • children: Karen Meyer
    • Frederick E. Meyer
    • Julie Meyer
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    • 1942
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1967
      University Southern California
    • 1942 - 1943
      Elementary teacher, Indio School District
      Indio, California, United States
    • 1943 - 1944
      Elementary teacher, Indio School District
      Lawndale, California, United States
    • 1946 - 1953
      Elementary teacher, Indio School District
    • 1965 - 1985
      program library City of Pasadena Library
      Pasadena, California, United States