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Anna Mary Carper

Anna Mary Carper was American library director. Recipient award, Elizabethtown College Alumni, 1970. Member History Committee Church Brethren; Member of American Library Association, Lancaster County Library. Association, Pennsylvania Library. Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Background

  • Carper, Anna Mary was born on August 13, 1919 in Palmyra, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Frank S. and Ella M. (Ebersole) Carper.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Elizabethtown College, Pennsylvania, 1941. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1951.

    Career

    • Library. Fredericksburg High School, 1941—1947, teacher, 1941—1947, South Lebanon School, 1947—1950. Head cataloger University Maryland, College Park, 1951—1960. Director library Elizabethtown College, 1960—1986, director emerita, from 1986.

    Membership

    Member History Committee Church Brethren. Member of American Library Association, Lancaster County Library. Association, Pennsylvania Library.

    Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

    Connections

    • father: Frank S. Carper
    • mother: Ella M. (Ebersole) Carper
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    Died October 8, 2004
    (aged 85)
    Nationality
    • 1941
      Elizabethtown College
    • 1951
      Columbia University
    • 1947 - 1950
      Library Fredericksburg High School
    • 1951 - 1960
      head, cataloger University Maryland
      College Park, Maryland, United States

    Award