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Fred Hill Graves

Fred Hill Graves was American librarian. Member Jamestowne Society, American Library Association, New York Library Association, New York Technology Services Librarians (executive board 1960-1966, president 1965-1966).

Background

  • Graves, Fred Hill was born on February 11, 1914 in Rockdale, Texas, United States. Son of Fred Hill and Etta Sherman (Loper) Graves.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Southwest Texas State College, San Marcos, 1935. Postgraduate, University Texas, 1941. Postgraduate, University Chicago, 1946.

      Master of Science, Columbia University, 1954. Advanced certified in librarianship, Columbia University, 1973.

    Career

    • Successively teacher English, librarian, principal Rockdale (Texas) High School, 1935-1943. Assistant librarian Bemidji (Minnesota) State College, 1943-1944. Acting librarian Hardin-Simmons University, 1944-1945.

      Librarian Texas A. and I. University, Kingsville, 1945-1951. Assistant to dean School Library Service, Columbia University, 1952-1954, visiting lecturer, spring terms 1968, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 76, School Library Service, Columbia, summer terms 1979, 80, 81, 82. Assistant professor Graduate School Library Service, Rutgers University, 1954-1960.

      Visiting instructor Southern Connecticut State College, New Haven, fall 1960. Head librarian Cooper Union, New York City, 1960-1978.

    Works

    • Editor: Texas Library Jour, 1948-1949.

    Membership

    Member Jamestowne Society, American Library Association, New York Library Association, New York Technology Services Librarians (executive board 1960-1966, president 1965-1966).

    Connections

    • father: Fred Hill Graves
    • mother: Etta Sherman (Loper) Graves
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    Born February 11, 1914
    Nationality
    • 1935
      Southwest Texas State College
    • 1941
      University Texas
    • 1946
      University Chicago
    • 1954
      Columbia University
    • 1973
      Columbia University
    • 1935 - 1943
      Successively teacher, English
    • 1943 - 1944
      assistant, librarian Bemidji (Minnesota) State College
    • 1944 - 1945
      acting librarian Hardin-Simmons University
    • 1945 - 1951
      librarian Texas A. and I. University
      Kingsville, Missouri, United States
    • 1952 - 1954
      assistant, to dean School Library Service
    • 1954 - 1960
      assistant, professor Graduate School Library Service
    • 1960 - 1978
      head, librarian Cooper Union
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