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Aileen Raby Jaffa

artist , librarian

Aileen Raby Jaffa was American librarian, artist. Certified in librarianship 1928.

Background

Jaffa, Aileen Raby was born on April 26, 1900 in Oakland, California, United States. Daughter of Myer Edward and Adele Rosa (Solomons) Jaffa.

Education

Bachelor of Arts California, Berkeley, 1922.

Career

Junior assistant University California Library Agricultural Reference Service, Berkeley, 1928—1933, agricultural library, 1933—1962. Head agriculture library University California, 1956—1962. Retired, 1962.

Achievements

  • Certified in librarianship 1928.

Works

book Three Dragons Easily book Tiptoe to the Wind book When Sailors Used Potatoes . . . Poems by Aileen R. Jaffa book Word Out of Time book Word Out of Time

Membership

Member of University California-Berkeley School Librarianship Alumni Association, Retired State Government Employees Association California, American Association Retired Persons, Modesto Arts Advisory Council, San Francisco Museum Society, San Francisco Browning Society, National League American Pen Women, Ina Coolbrith Circle, Central California Art League, California Federation Chaparral Poets, California State Poetry Society, California Writers Club, University California Berkeley Women's Faculty Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Milton Jerome Katzky, June 21, 1922 (divorced). Children: Lawrence Marvin, Joan Elizabeth(deceased).

father:
Myer Edward Jaffa

mother:
Adele Rosa (Solomons) Jaffa

spouse:
Milton Jerome Katzky

children:
Lawrence Marvin Jaffa

Joan Elizabeth Jaffa (deceased)