Harold Richard Jenkins Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Ursinus College, 1953; Master of Arts in liberal studies, University of Michigan, 1956.
Catalog librarian, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1956-1958; director, Kingsport (Tennessee) Public Library, 1958-1959; director, Wise County (Virginia) Regional Library, 1959-1961; director, Pottstown Public Library, 1961-1963; director, Lancaster County (Pennsylvania) Library, 1963-1974; director, Kansas Missouri Public Library, 1974-1983. 2d vice president Pennsylvania library association, 1968. State chairman National Library Week, 1967.
Board directors Lancaster County History Society, 1972-1973. Served with C.E. Army of the United States, 1941-1952. Member American Library Association, Special Libraries Association, Missouri Library Association (president 1977-1978), American Society Indexers, Jackson County History Society, Beta Phi Mu, Pi Gamma Museum Lodges: Rotary.
Married Margaret Houston Leech, November 1, 1957. Children: M. Elizabeth, Richard H.
1956 - 1958
1958 - 1959
1959 - 1961
1961 - 1963
1963 - 1974
1974 - 1983