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library clerk

Eileen Hassett Hickson was American library clerk. Trustee Port Washington (New York ) Public Library., 1984, 89; member New York State Governor's Commission on Libraries, 1990. Member American Association of University Women, Northwestern Alumni Association, State University of New York Alumni Association, Play Troupe Port Washington, Port Singers, National Trust for History Preservation, Zeta Phi Eta.

Background

Hickson, Eileen Hassett was born on June 3, 1916 in Bronx, New York, United States. Daughter of John Charles and Eileen Marie (FitzGerald) Hassett.

Education

Student, Northwestern University, 1934-1936;Bachelor in Communication-Performing, State University of New York, Old Westbury, 1988.

Career

Secretary J. Walter Thompson, New York City, 1940-1944. Teacher Adult Education Public Speaking, Port Washington, New York, 1952-1957. Principal library clerk Port Washington (New York ) Public Library., 1959-1981.

Director Theatre Workshop, Port Washington, 1950's. Clerical head Nassau County Library. association, 1970. Organized first administrative, clerical, support staff committee, New York Library.

Association, 1975.

Membership

Trustee Port Washington (New York ) Public Library., 1984, 89. Member New York State Governor's Commission on Libraries, 1990. Member American Association of University Women, Northwestern Alumni Association, State University of New York Alumni Association, Play Troupe Port Washington, Port Singers, National Trust for History Preservation, Zeta Phi Eta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: dancing, traveling, sponsoring Vietnamese.

Connections

Married William Alexander Hickson, Junior, January 2, 1944. Children: Geoffrey Lawrence, Kevin Alexander.

father:
John Charles Hassett

mother:
Eileen Marie (FitzGerald) Hassett

spouse:
William Alexander Hickson

child:
Geoffrey Lawrence Hickson

child:
Kevin Alexander Hickson