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Librarian

Bob Shipley Auerbach, American Librarian.

Background

Auerbach, Bob Shipley was born on December 14, 1919 in New York City. Son of Leo and Gertrude Anne (Shipley) Auerbach.

Education

Bachelor, New York University, 1948. Master of Arts in Library. Science, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, 1956.

Career

Assistant library, Shepherd College, Shepherdstown, West Virginia, 1956-1957; assistant library, College Steubenville (Ohio), 1957-1958; library, Tecumseh High Sch, New Carlisle, Ohio., 1958-1959; library, Urbana (Ohio) College, 1959-1961; director, Capital Library. Svc., Greenbelt, Maryland., 1961-1972; reference library, U. District of Columbia, Washington, 1972-1987; library, World Hunger Education Svc., Washington, 1988-1991; retired, since 1991.

Membership

Chair Peoples Party Maryland, 1972-1973, Maryland Green Party, 1998-2001. Member Green council Green National Committee, Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1995-1997. Chair Greenbelt Greens, 1990-2001, Socialist Discussion Group, Washington, since 1975.

Member National Committee Socialist Party, 1991-1995, alternate member national committee, 1995-1997, national committee member, 1997-1999. Member state committee Maryland Green Party, since 2001, candidate for Congress, 5th District, Maryland, 2002, 04. Member American Library Association, American Association of University Professors, American Political Science Association, Washington Independent Writers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, campaign button collecting.

Connections

Married Mary Carson, July 13, 1954 (divorced March 1976). Children: Hopi, Jennine.

father:
Leo Auerbach

mother:
Gertrude Anne (Shipley) Auerbach

spouse:
Mary Carson

child:
Jennine Auerbach

child:
Hopi Auerbach