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Eleanor Neubert Mc Ninch, American librarian. Recipient Distinguished Woman of Year award, Lowell Business and Professional Woman's Club, 1940. Member of American Library Association (honorary), Navy League, Ikebana International, American Hemerocallis Society (life; show chairman 1966), Disabled Vets, American Legion.

Background

Ninch, Eleanor Neubert Mc was born on June 8, 1906 in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Charles Neubert and Isabella Maud (Cowley) Mc Ninch.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Library Science, Simmons College.

Career

Assistant Clark University Library, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1927—1929. Cataloguing assistant Hispanic Society of America Library, New York City, 1929—1930. Reference librarian Boston Medical Library, 1936—1938.

Assistant librarian City Library, Lowell, 1938—1943. Reference librarian Army Medical Library (United States), Washington, 1946—1947, chief reference division, 1947—1949. Assistant librarian United States Naval Research Laboratory Library, 1949—1950.

Chief reference division United States Department Agriculture Library, 1951—1952. Librarian Tokyo Army Hospital Library special services division, 1952. Camp Zama Regional Post Library special services division United States Army (Japan), 1952—1954.

Assistant librarian Weather Bureau Library Department Commerce, Suitland, Maryland, 1955—1956. Board directors, instructor Girls' City Club, Lowell, 1939—1941. Member Florida History Society, St. Petersburg, 1983—1990.

Member, volunteer Museum Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, 1983—1990. Served to lieutenant WAVERS, 1943-1946.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to library journals.

Membership

Member of American Library Association (honorary), Navy League, Ikebana International, American Hemerocallis Society (life. Show chairman 1966), Disabled Vets, American Legion.

Connections

Married Frank Trenholm Coffyn, July 13, 1930 (divorced 1938). 1 child Julie; Married Joseph Hamilton McNinch, March 1, 1949.

father:
Charles Neubert Ninch

mother:
Isabella Maud (Cowley) Mc Ninch

spouse:
Frank Trenholm Coffyn

spouse:
Joseph Hamilton McNinch

child:
Julie Ninch