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Calista Jane Rau, American librarian. Recipient Lucille Calvert Pallen award, LIU, 1973. Member of Daughters of the American Revolution, American Association of University Women, American Library Association, Mary P. Myton Literature Society, Center Study Democratic Institutions, Amityville Woman's Club (New York ), Order Eastern Star Lodge (chapter matron 1963).

Background

Rau, Calista Jane was born on August 14, 1910 in Edward, New York, United States. Daughter of Edgar Lewis and Lulu Violet (McCarg) Haff.

Education

Bachelor of Music, Syracuse University, 1933. Master of Library Science, LIU, 1973.

Career

Music teacher Public Schools, East Greenbush, New York, 1934—1935, Copiague, 1935—1936, Tarrytown, 1937—1938. Volunteer West Islip Public Library., 1973—1976. Reference library Copiague Memorial Public Library., from 1976.

Membership

Member of Daughters of the American Revolution, American Association of University Women, American Library Association, Mary P. Myton Literature Society, Center Study Democratic Institutions, Amityville Woman's Club (New York ), Order Eastern Star Lodge (chapter matron 1963).

Connections

Married Stanley Cortlandt Rau, August 5, 1938. Children: Alan Spalding, Lois Spalding Rau Thomae, Kathleen Spalding, Ames Spalding.

father:
Edgar Lewis Haff

mother:
Lulu Violet (McCarg) Haff

spouse:
Stanley Cortlandt Rau

child:
Alan Spalding Rau

child:
Lois Spalding Rau Thomae Rau

child:
Kathleen Spalding Rau

child:
Ames Spalding Rau