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Howard Mcqueen Smith

librarian

Howard Mcqueen Smith was American librarian. Served to lieutenant (senior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Library Association.

Background

Smith, Howard Mcqueen was born on July 25, 1919 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of Daniel Holt and Pearl Elizabeth (Truitt) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, University Virginia, 1941. Bachelor of Arts in liberal studies, University Michigan, 1946. M. Public Administration, University Michigan, 1947.

Career

Reference assistant Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore, 1947-1949. Coordinator library activities Richmond (Virginia) Area University Center, 1949-1950. Executive assistant to director Enoch Pratt Free Library, 1950-1953, head films department, 1953-1955.

Personnel officer Free Library Philadelphia, 1955-1959. City librarian Richmond Public Library, 1959-1984.

Membership

Served to lieutenant (senior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Library Association.

Connections

Married Elaine Betty Wiefel, June 27, 1949. Children: Leslie, Steven Holt.

father:
Daniel Holt Smith

mother:
Pearl Elizabeth (Truitt) Smith

spouse:
Elaine Betty Wiefel

children:
Leslie Smith

Steven Holt Smith