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Librarian

Doris Lillian Kazell, American librarian. Recipient Literacy award Racine Kenosha Reading Council, 1993; Doris Lillian Kazell gift named in her honor to Wisconsin Education Foundation, American Association of University Women, 1990-1991.

Background

Kazell, Doris Lillian was born on December 2, 1917 in Chaffee, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of John Frederick and Lillian Henrietta Paulina (Kopischke) Martin.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, State Teachers College, 1940; British Society for Literature and Science, University of Minnesota, 1948; Medical Science Liaison Society, University of Wisconsin, 1977; certified professional development, University of Wisconsin, 1988.

Career

Teacher, library, Beltrami (Minnesota) School, 1940-1941; teacher, library, Beaver Creek (Minnesota) School, 1941-1942; teacher, library, Atwater (Minnesota) School, 1942-1943; hospital recreation worker, American Red Cross, Kansas, Illinois, 1943-1946; teacher, library, Ferry Hall, Lake Forest, Illinois, 1946-1947; junior high teacher, library, Cleveland Hts. Ohio, 1948-1949; reformed library, General Motors Simmons Library., Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1950-1952; elementary school library, Unified School District 1, Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1966-1988. Presenter early childhood conference University of Wisconsin, Menominee.

Membership

Reader EARS tapes for blind and legally blind, Kenosha, 1991-1996. Member American Association of University Women (education chair local branch 1993, community network chair since 1998), International Reading Association (publication committee since 1994), Association for Childhood Education International (international publication committee 1991-1994), Wisconsin Library. Association (awards committee 1994-1997), Wisconsin State Library.

Association (awards and honors committee since 1994), Wisconsin State Reading Association, Cooperative Children's Book Center.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, childrens literature.

Connections

Married Josef Kazell, June 9, 1951. Children: David, Marla, Susan, Alan.

father:
John Frederick Martin

mother:
Lillian Henrietta Paulina (Kopischke) Martin

spouse:
Josef Kazell

child:
Susan Kazell

child:
Marla Kazell

child:
Alan Kazell

child:
David Kazell