logo logo

Carol Farrington Jopling

Carol Farrington Jopling, American anthropologist, librarian. Research grantee, Organization American States, 1970, Arctic Institute, 1975, American Philosophical Society, 1975, EarthWatch, 1978. Fellow American Anthropol. Association; member Latin American Studies Association.

Background

  • Jopling, Carol Farrington was born on November 3, 1916 in Louisville. Daughter of Thayer Boswell and Elizabeth (King) Farrington.

  • Education

    • AB, Vassar College, 1938. Master of Science in Library Science, Catholic University America, 1960. Master of Arts in Anthropology, Catholic University America, 1963.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Anthropology, University Massachusetts, 1973.

    Career

    • Reference librarian University Maryland, College Park, 1960-1961, Library. of Congress, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1961-1963. Administrative librarian Central Intelligence Agency, 1963-1967. Lecturer anthropology American U./Catholic University, 1963-1967.

      Bibliographer University Massachusetts, Amherst, 1967-1970. Assistant professor anthropology N. Adams State College, Massachusetts, 1971-1972. Lecturer anthropology Tufts University versus University Massachusetts, Medford, Boston, 1973-1977.

      Research associate Peabody Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, 1975-1979. Administrative librarian Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama, 1981-1984.

    Works

    Membership

    Fellow American Anthropol. Association; member Latin American Studies Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography.

    Connections

    • Married Peter White Jopling, April 7, 1940 (divorced 1962). Children: Morgan White, Hannah Jopling Kaiser, John Perry.
    • father: Thayer Boswell Farrington
    • mother: Elizabeth (King) Farrington
    • spouse: Peter White Jopling
    • children: Morgan White Jopling
    • Hannah Jopling Kaiser Jopling
    • John Perry Jopling
    See on larger map
    Born November 3, 1916
    Died October 14, 2000
    (aged 83)
    Nationality
    • 1938
      Vassar College
    • 1960
      Catholic University America
    • 1963
      Catholic University America
    • 1973
      University Massachusetts
    • 1960 - 1961
      Reference librarian University Maryland
      College Park, Maryland, United States
    • 1961 - 1963
      Reference librarian University Maryland
      Washington, United States
    • 1963 - 1967
      administrative librarian Central Intelligence Agency
    • 1963 - 1967
      lecturer, anthropology American U./Catholic University
    • 1967 - 1970
      bibliographer University Massachusetts
      Amherst, Ohio, United States
    • 1971 - 1972
      assistant, professor anthropology N. Adams State College
      Massachusetts, United States
    • 1973 - 1977
      lecturer, anthropology Tufts University vs. University Massachusetts
      Medford, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1975 - 1979
      research associate, Peabody Museum
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1981 - 1984
      administrative librarian Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
      Panama
    • show more ...