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Elizabeth Schmidt Crahan

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Elizabeth Schmidt Crahan, American librarian. Member of American Association History Medicine, George Dock Society History of Medicine, Friends of the University of California at Los Angeles Library. (president 1977-1979, secretary 1978-1997), Zamorano Club.

Background

Crahan, Elizabeth Schmidt was born on October 6, 1913 in Cleveland. Daughter of Edward and Margaret (Adams) Schmidt.

Education

Student, Wellesley College, Massachusetts, 1931—1932. Bachelor of Architecture, University Southern California, 1937. Master of Library Science, University Southern California, 1960.

Career

Reference library Los Angeles County Medical Association, Los Angeles, 1960—1961, head reference library, 1961—1967, assistant library, 1967—1978, director library services, 1978—1990.

Membership

Member of American Association History Medicine, George Dock Society History of Medicine, Friends of the University of California at Los Angeles Library. (president 1977-1979, secretary 1978-1997), Zamorano Club.

Connections

Married Kenneth Acker, 1938 (divorced 1968). Children: Margaret Miller, John Acker, Steven Acker, Charles Acker. Married Marcus E. Crahan, December 16, 1968.

father:
Edward Schmidt

mother:
Margaret (Adams) Schmidt

spouses:
Kenneth Acker

Marcus E. Crahan

children:
Margaret Miller Crahan

John Acker Crahan

Steven Acker Crahan

Charles Acker Crahan