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Librarian

Allan Bruce Tanner, American librarian. Vice president Midtown Citizens Association, Wichita, 1980; member Wichita Eagle Literacy Task Force, 1989-1994. Member Special Libraries Association, Wichita Area Library. Association (president-elect 1995).

Background

Tanner, Allan Bruce was born on April 24, 1950 in Salina, Kansas, United States. Son of Herbert Bruce Tanner and Alice Elizabeth (Smith) Tanner Bacon.

Education

Bachelor in American Studies, University Kansas, 1972. Postgraduate, Southern Methodist University, 1974. Master of Library Science, University North Texas, Denton, 1975.

Career

Worker, Volunteers in Service to America, Wichita, Kansas, 1972-1973;reference library, Oklahoma City Public Library., 1976-1978;reference library, Wichita (Kansas) State University, 1978-1981;assistant manager, Radio Shack Computer Center, Wichita, 1981-1984;assistant library, Wichita Eagle, 1984-1989;library, Wichita Eagle, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor article to World Book Encyc., 1989.

Membership

Vice president Midtown Citizens Association, Wichita, 1980. Member Wichita Eagle Literacy Task Force, 1989-1994. Member Special Libraries Association, Wichita Area Library.

Association (president-elect 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: genealogy.

Connections

Married Beth Marie Goering, May 27, 1972. 1 child, Naomi Beth.

father:
Herbert Bruce Tanner Bacon

mother:
Alice Elizabeth (Smith) Tanner Bacon

spouse:
Beth Marie Goering

child:
Naomi Beth Tanner