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Ceorge F. BOWERMAN Edit Profile

Chief Li brarian

Ceorge F. BOWERMAN, American Chief Li brarian. Member of Washington Society of Fine Arts; Washington Literary Society; American and District of Columbia Library Associations; Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

BOWERMAN, Ceorge F. was born on September 8, 1868 in Farmington, New York, United States. Son of Jarvis R. and Anna R. (Ewer) Bowerman.

Education

University of Rochester, Bachelor of Arts, 1892. University of State of New York, Bachelor of Library Science, 1895. Gdorge Washington University.H.D., 1913.

Career

Y. Reformed Librarian, Reynolds Library, Rochester, New York, 1895-1896. New York State Library, 1897-1898. Education Staff, New York Tribune, 1898-1900.

New Intnatl. Encyclopedia, 1900-1901. Librarian, Wilmington (Delegate) Public Library, 1901-1904. Washington, District of Columbia, Public Library, since 1904.

Membership

Member of Washington Society of Fine Arts. Washington Literary Society. American and District of Columbia Library Associations.

Alpha Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Cosmos, Federal, Torch.

Connections

Spouse Sarah N. Graham, 1901, Albany, N.