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Richard R. Rasche

Richard R. Rasche, American librarian. Sharp fellow School Library. Science, University Illinois, 1964. Member American Library Association, East End History District (board directors, treasurer 1975-1976), Chauncey Leake History of Medicine Society (treasurer 1990-1991), Western History Association, Western Literature Association, Association College & Research Libraries.

Background

  • Rasche, Richard R. was born on April 20, 1916 in Uhrichsville, Ohio, United States. Son of George Junior and Charlotte I. (Romig) Rasche.

  • Education

    • Student, Wooster College, 1936. Student, Ohio University, 1938. Bachelor in Humanities, Arizona State University, 1964.

      Master of Science Library. Science, University Illinois, 1965.

    Career

    • Weather observer United States Weather Bureau, 1943-1952. Library clerk Arizona State University, Tempe, 1961-1964. Serials library Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1965-1974.

      Curator rare books University Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 1974-1984. Library assistant Rosenberg Library., 1985-1988, Galveston College Library., 1988-1992. Library Moody Guidence Library.

      Moody Gardens Library., from 1993.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member American Library Association, East End History District (board directors, treasurer 1975-1976), Chauncey Leake History of Medicine Society (treasurer 1990-1991), Western History Association, Western Literature Association, Association College & Research Libraries.

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie Ann Jackson, June 15, 1963. 1 child, Charlotte Mae.
    • father: George Rasche Junior
    • mother: Charlotte I. (Romig) Rasche
    • spouse: Marjorie Ann Jackson
    • child: Charlotte Mae Rasche
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    Born April 20, 1916
    Died May 6, 2003
    (aged 87)
    Nationality
    • 1936
      Wooster College
    • 1938
      Ohio University
    • 1964
      Arizona State University
    • 1965
      University Illinois
    • 1943 - 1952
      Weather observer United States Weather Bureau
    • 1961 - 1964
      library clerk, Arizona State University
      Tempe, Arizona, United States
    • 1965 - 1974
      serials library Southern Illinois University
      Carbondale, Illinois, United States
    • 1974 - 1984
      curator rare books University Texas Medical Branch
      Galveston, Texas, United States
    • 1985 - 1988
      library assistant, Rosenberg Library
    • 1988 - 1992
      library assistant, Rosenberg Library
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