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David Kantor, American library consultant. Member Bibliophile Society, Florida History Society, Native Plant Society, Audubon Society, Smithsonian Institution, Sierra Club, Highlands Chamber Music Society North Carolina.

Background

Kantor, David was born on November 2, 1915 in Atlanta. Son of Sam and Celia (Safran) Kantor.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Florida, 1938. License, University Brussels, Belgium, 1939. Master of Science in Library.

Science, Drexel University, 1941. Postgrad special studies, Oxford University, England, 1984.

Career

Cataloger, U. Florida Library., Gainesville, 1941-1943; liason library, United States Army Signal Corps Library., Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, 1943-1944; library, Washington State Department Corrections, Monroe, 1944-1947; head library, Farragut College, Coeur D'Alene, Idaho., 1947-1948; head library, Folsom (California) Prison, 1949-1962; director libraries, Volusia County Public Libraries, Daytona Beach, Florida, 1963-1981; library consultant private practice, Ormond Beach, Florida, since 1981. President California Library. Association Golden Empire District, Sacramento, 1958.

Pres.Fla. Library. Association, Daytona Beach, 1975, chairman Library. Standards Committee, 1976. Consultant Florida State Library., Clay County, Florida Library., Flagler County, Florida, St. John's County, Florida Libraries.

Membership

Member Bibliophile Society, Florida History Society, Native Plant Society, Audubon Society, Smithsonian Institution, Sierra Club, Highlands Chamber Music Society North Carolina.

Connections

Married Lee Finberg, November 26, 1942 (deceased January, 1985). Married Marjorie Powell, January 18, 1986.

father:
Sam Kantor

mother:
Celia (Safran) Kantor

spouse:
Marjorie Powell

spouse:
Lee Finberg