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Cordelia Miller Neitz, American librarian, retired. Recipient grant Research and Development committee Dickinson College, Carlisle, 1974.


Neitz, Cordelia Miller was born on March 27, 1911 in Millersburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of John Benjamin and Jalania Alverta (Neagley) Miller.


Bachelor of Science in Library. Science, Syracuse University, 1931. Postgraduate, Susquehanna University, 1935.

Master of Science in Education, Temple University, 1968.


Organizing school library, Pennsylvania State Library., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1933-1934;senior file clerk, governments Office, Harrisburg, 1935;cataloger, library, unites states department Agricultural, Washington, 1936;library assistant, Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1937;library cataloger, unites states department of State, Washington, 1938-1940;senior cataloger, Columbia University Library., New York City, 1943-1963;catalog library, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1963-1971;acting library, Dickinson College, Carlisle, 1971-1972;catalog library, from assistant professor to associate professor, Dickinson College, Carlisle, 1973-1976;library, Cumberland County History Society, Carlisle, 1977-1983;retired, 1983.


Volunteer Cumberland County History Society, Carlisle, since 1983. Member American Library Association, American Association of University Professors, AARP, The Perry Historians, Young Women’s Christian Association, National Catholic Association, History Society Millersburg (Pennsylvania) (charter), Pennsylvania Library. Association, Cumberland County (Pennsylvania) History Society, Dauphin County (Pennsylvania) History Society, Cumberland/Perrry Association for Retarded Citizens, Metropolitan Opera Guild.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: genealogy, photography, rare books, music, traveling.


Married John Donald Neitz, August 10, 1940 (deceased June 1968).

John Benjamin Miller

Jalania Alverta (Neagley) Miller

John Donald Neitz