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Miriam Bedinger Williamson

Miriam Bedinger Williamson was American medical librarian. Recipient Outstanding Service award, Vocational Education Department, 1983-1985; grant, Library Medicine, Department of Health, 1973, Department of Health and Human Services, 1981, Blount County unit American Cancer Society, 1982, Blount Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, 1986-1987.

Background

  • Williamson, Miriam Bedinger was born on November 18, 1919 in Asheville, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Robert Dabney and Mary Julia (Smith) Bedinger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Agnes Scott College, 1941. Master of Science, Presbyterian School Christian Education, 1943. Postgraduate, University Tennessee, 1969.

    Career

    • Church social worker, kindergarten teacher Northeast Community Center, Italian Presbyterian Mission, Kansas City, Missouri, 1943—1944. Medical library Blount Memorial Hospital, Maryville, Tennessee, 1972—1989. Retired, 1989; teacher vocational education programs, adult reading program Alcoa, Blount County, Maryville School Systems.

      Member Blount County unit Bread for the World.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Connections

    • Married Robert Lewis Williamson, June 9, 1944 (divorced June 1969). Children: Robert Lewis Junior, John Bedinger, Ellen Richmond, Thomas Reid.
    • father: Robert Dabney Bedinger
    • mother: Mary Julia (Smith) Bedinger
    • spouse: Robert Lewis Williamson
    • children: Robert Lewis Junior Williamson
    • John Bedinger Williamson
    • Ellen Richmond Williamson
    • Thomas Reid Williamson
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    Nationality
    • 1941
      Agnes Scott College
    • 1943
      Presbyterian School Christian Education
    • 1969
      University Tennessee
    • 1943 - 1944
      Church social worker, Northeast Community Center
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1943 - 1944
      kindergarten teacher, Northeast Community Center
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1972 - 1989
      medical library Blount Memorial Hospital
      Maryville, Illinois, United States
    • 1989
      retired