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Howard Mcqueen Smith

Howard Mcqueen Smith was American librarian. Served to lieutenant (senior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Library Association.

Background

  • Smith, Howard Mcqueen was born on July 25, 1919 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of Daniel Holt and Pearl Elizabeth (Truitt) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Virginia, 1941. Bachelor of Arts in liberal studies, University Michigan, 1946. M. Public Administration, University Michigan, 1947.

    Career

    • Reference assistant Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore, 1947-1949. Coordinator library activities Richmond (Virginia) Area University Center, 1949-1950. Executive assistant to director Enoch Pratt Free Library, 1950-1953, head films department, 1953-1955.

      Personnel officer Free Library Philadelphia, 1955-1959. City librarian Richmond Public Library, 1959-1984.

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant (senior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Library Association.

    Connections

    • Married Elaine Betty Wiefel, June 27, 1949. Children: Leslie, Steven Holt.
    • father: Daniel Holt Smith
    • mother: Pearl Elizabeth (Truitt) Smith
    • spouse: Elaine Betty Wiefel
    • children: Leslie Smith
    • Steven Holt Smith
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    Died December 25, 2001
    (aged 82)
    Nationality
    • 1941
      University Virginia
    • 1946
      University Michigan
    • 1947
      University Michigan
    • 1947 - 1949
      Reference assistant, Enoch Pratt Free Library
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1949 - 1950
      coordinator, library activities Richmond (Virginia) Area University Center
    • 1955 - 1959
      personnel officer, Free Library Philadelphia
    • 1959 - 1984
      city librarian Richmond Public Library
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