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Librarian

Dorothy Alice Traver, American librarian. Certified School Librarianship, University California-Berkeley, 1933, county library California.

Background

Traver, Dorothy Alice was born on September 20, 1909 in Highmore, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Eugene Clifton and Mabel Vivian (Miller) T. Bachelor of Arts, Pomona College, 1931.

Education

Certified School Librarianship, University of California-Berkeley, 1933. Certified county librarian, California Librarian, secretary Elsinore Unigh High School, Lake Elsinore, California, 1933-1936. With school department with San Bernardino County Library, California, 1936-1950, head branch department, 1950-1957, county librarian, 1957-1974.

Retired, 1974.

Career

Library., secretary Elsinore Unigh High School, Lake Elsinore, California, 1933—1936. With school department San Bernardino County Library., 1936—1950, head branch department, 1950—1957, county library, 1957—1974. Retired, 1974.

Achievements

  • Certified School Librarianship, University California-Berkeley, 1933, county library California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author (with Art Miller): Growing Oranges, 1958. Co-author: (with Lucy Moore and Maxine Kahuda) History of the San Bernardino County Free Library, 1914-1964. Author: Church that Refuled to Die, First Presbyterian Church of Elsinre 1886-1986 (Volume 1), 1986.

Membership

President League of Women Voters, San Bernardino, 1983—1985. Chairman Katharine K. Murray Memorial Scholarship Fund, since 1965. Member of American Library Association, Audubon Society, San Bernardino County Retired Employees Association (president 1979-1980), California Library.

Association, Friends San Bernardino Public Library., Sierra.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Traveling;gardening; reading.

Connections

father:
Eugene Clifton Bachelor of Arts

mother:
Mabel Vivian (Miller) T. Bachelor of Arts