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Damon Douglas Hickey, American library director. Recipient Twiford Religious History Book award North Carolina Society of Historians, Inc., 1998.


Hickey, Damon Douglas was born on October 30, 1942 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas Earl and Ethel Elizabeth (Place) Hickey.


Bachelor, Rice University, 1965. Master of Divinity, Princeton Seminary, New Jersey, 1968. Certified in clinical pastoral care, Institute of Religion, Houston, 1969.

Medical Science Liaison Society, University North Carolina, 1975. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University South Carolina, 1989.


Associate pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Irving, Texas, 1969-1971;associate pastor, Southminster Presbyterian Church, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1971-1972;pastor, First Presbyterian Church, Moore, Oklahoma, 1971-1972;catalog librarian, U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1972-1973;acting curator rare books, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1973-1974;associate library director, Guilford College, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1975-1991;curator Friends History Collection, Guilford College, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1980-1991;director library, College Wooster, Ohio., since 1991. Member Library. Advisory Council, OhioLINK. Adjunct assistant professor of history Guilford College, 1990-1991.



Chair library committee Five Colls. of Ohio, since 1998. Chair fund distribution committee United Way Wooster, 1998-1999. Member American Library Association, Association College and Research Libraries (secretary, member Executive Committee college libraries section), Organisation American Historians, Southern History Association, North Carolina Friends History Society (board directors 1977-1991), Friends History Association, History Society North Carolina (elect), Phi Alpha Theta, Beta Phi Museum.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, baseball, choral music.


Married Mary Lyons Temple, May 27, 1967. 1 child Doralyn Temple Hickey Rossmann.

Thomas Earl Hickey

Ethel Elizabeth (Place) Hickey

Mary Lyons Temple

Doralyn Temple Hickey Rossmann Hickey