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David Marshall Stewart

David Marshall Stewart, American librarian.

Background

  • Stewart, David Marshall was born on August 1, 1916 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of David and Mary (Marshall) Stewart.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Bethel College, 1938. British Society for Literature and Science, George Peabody College, 1939.

    Career

    • Circulation assistant Vanderbilt University Library, 1938-1939. County librarian Arkansas Library Commission, 1939-1940. Tennessee supervisor World Pet Association library service projects, 1940-1942.

      Librarian Memphis State University, 1942-1946. Special assistant to chief card division Library of Congress, Washington, 1947. Librarian Central Intelligence Agency, 1948-1960.

      Chief librarian Nashville Public Library, 1960-1985. Instructor Peabody Library School, 1966-1980. Served to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: United Methodist Church

    Membership

    Board directors Council Community Agencies, Nashville, Friends Chamber Music, Nashville, Traverlers Aid, Nashville. Vice president board Middle-E. Tennessee Arthritis Foundation. Member of American Library Association, Public Library.

    Association American (chairman standards committee 1964-1965, president 1966-1967), Southeastern Library. Association, Tennessee Library. Association (chairman legislation committee 1961-1965, vice president 1965, president 1966, Honor award 1983), Alumni Association Bethel College (director, Distinguished Alumni award 1992), Coffe House Club (Nashville), Kiwanis.

    Connections

    • Married Gladys Carroll, June 9, 1947. 1 child James Marshall.
    • father: David Stewart
    • mother: Mary (Marshall) Stewart
    • spouse: Gladys Carroll
    • child: James Marshall Stewart
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    Nationality
    • 1938
      Bethel College
    • 1939
      George Peabody College
    • 1938 - 1939
      Circulation assistant, Vanderbilt University Library
    • 1939 - 1940
      county librarian Arkansas Library Commission
    • 1940 - 1942
      Tennessee supervisor World Pet Association library service projects
    • 1942 - 1946
      librarian Memphis State University
    • 1947
      special assistant, to chief card division Library of Congress
      Washington, United States
    • 1948 - 1960
      librarian Central Intelligence Agency
    • 1960 - 1985
      chief librarian Nashville Public Library
    • 1966 - 1980
      Instructor, Peabody Library School
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