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Henry J. McCormick

Henry J. McCormick, American librarian. Captain Army of the United States, 1942-1945, 51-52. Member American Library Association, New York Library Association, Beta Theta Pi, Beta Phi Mu (former board directors), Rotary.

Background

  • McCormick, Henry J. was born on July 2, 1919 in Watertown, New York, United States. Son of Henry J. and Anna (Yager) McCormick.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Syracuse University, 1940. Master of Library Science, Syracuse University, 1947.

    Career

    • Reference librarian Grosvenor Library, Buffalo, 1947-1948. Executive director Olean (New York ) Public Library, 1948-1954. Assistant director Syracuse (New York ) Public Library, 1954-1961, director, 1962-1975.

      Assistant director Onondaga County Public Library, 1976-1978. Instructor English, history and Reserve Officers Training Corps Florida Military Academy, 1940-1941, history St. Bonaventure (New York ) University, 1949-1950, 52-54. Past board directors Association New York Libraries for Technology Services.

    Membership

    Captain Army of the United States, 1942-1945, 51-52. Member American Library Association, New York Library Association, Beta Theta Pi, Beta Phi Mu (former board directors), Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Marie Elizabeth Atwater, October 1, 1949 (deceased November 1954). Children: John, Mary, Henry J., Martha. Married Mary Jane Heenan, February 11, 1956.

      Children: Anne, Margaret, Eileen.
    • father: Henry J. McCormick
    • mother: Anna (Yager) McCormick
    • spouses: Marie Elizabeth Atwater
    • Mary Jane Heenan
    • children: John McCormick
    • Mary McCormick
    • Henry J. McCormick
    • Martha McCormick
    • Anne McCormick
    • Margaret McCormick
    • Eileen McCormick
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    Died September 29, 1987
    (aged 68)
    Nationality
    • 1940
      Syracuse University
    • 1947
      Syracuse University
    • 1947 - 1948
      Reference librarian Grosvenor Library
      Buffalo, New York, United States
    • 1948 - 1954
      executive, director Olean (New York ) Public Library
    • 1976 - 1978
      assistant, director Onondaga County Public Library