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Elizabeth Schmidt Crahan, American Librarian ( hum: library)librarian. Member Special Libraries Association, Medical Library. Association, Medical Library. Group, Southern California and Arizona, Medical Museum Association, American Institute Wine Food, Zamorano.

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).; married Marcus E. Crahan, December 16, 1968. Children: Margaret Miller, John Acker, Steven Acker, Charles Acker.

father:
Edward Schmidt

mother:
Margaret (Adams) Schmidt

spouse:
Kenneth Acker

spouse:
Marcus E. Crahan

child:
Margaret Miller Crahan

child:
John Acker Crahan

child:
Steven Acker Crahan

child:
Charles Acker Crahan