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J. Richard Rush

archivist

J. Richard Rush, American archivist. License spiritual theology Dominican House of Studies, River Forest, Casa Generalizia, Fratres Scholarum Christianorum, Rome. Member National Catholic Education Association, National Council Teachers English, National Catholic Library. Association, Beta Phi Museum.

Background

Rush, J. Richard was born on January 4, 1918 in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. Son of Harry E. and Elizabeth Rose (Smith) Rush.

Education

Bachelor, St. Mary's College, Winona, Minnesota, 1940. Master of Arts, DePaul University, Chicago, 1943. Master of Arts in Library.

Science, Rosary College, River Forest, Illinois, 1975.

Career

Teacher, counselor, principal St. Mel. High School, Chicago, 1940-1941, 52-64. Teacher, counselor Boys Town, Nebraska, 1942-1944, De La Salle Academy, Kansas City, Missouri, 1944-1945, De La Salle Institute, Chicago, 1945-1949, LaSalle Institute, Glencoe, Missouri, 1950-1952.

Plato Consultants, Chicago, from 1994. Teacher, counselor LaSalle High School, Cincinnati, 1965-1966. Teacher, counselor, dean studies, rector St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Romeoville, Illinois, 1966-1980.

Teacher Montini Catholic High School, Lombard, 1980-1982. Archivist publications Christian Brothers Conferences, Romeoville, 1982-1989. Director summer workshops/teacher training.

President Joliet Diocesan School Board.

Achievements

  • License spiritual theology Dominican House of Studies, River Forest, Casa Generalizia, Fratres Scholarum Christianorum, Rome.

Membership

Member National Catholic Education Association, National Council Teachers English, National Catholic Library. Association, Beta Phi Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, reading.

Connections

father:
Harry E. Rush

mother:
Elizabeth Rose (Smith) Rush