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Doretha Mae Clayton Barns

librarian , organization executive

Doretha Mae Clayton Barns, American librarian, organization executive. Member Kappa Delta Pi, Nu Alpha Phi.

Background

Barns, Doretha Mae Clayton was born on November 28, 1917 in Fairmont, West Virginia, United States.

Education

AB, Fairmont State College, 1939. Master of Arts, West Virginia University, 1940. Bachelor of Science in Library Science, Western Reserve University, 1947.

Career

Teacher, librarian Wetzel County (West Virginia) Schools, 1940-1941. Preston County Schools, 1944-1946. Teaching fellow department English West Virginia University, 1941-1943.

Secretary to dean graduate school, 1942-1944. Cataloguer library, 1947-1948. Director, International relations chairman League of Women Voters, West Virginia, 1969-1989, Second vice president, 1981-1983, 87-89.

Board directors West Virginia affiliate Council of International Programs, 1975-1987.

Membership

Member Kappa Delta Pi, Nu Alpha Phi.

Connections

Sylvester Richard and Della Pearl (Morgan) Clayton. Married William Derrick Barns, September 3, 1947.

spouse:
William Derrick Barns