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librarian emeritus

John Eldridge Frost, librarian emeritus. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946.; Member American Library Association, Bibliographical Society American, Newcomen Society England.

Background

Frost, John Eldridge was born on January 13, 1917 in Eliot, Maine, United States. Son of Martin and A. M. (Eldridge) Frost.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Maine, 1938. S.T. B., Berkeley Divinity School, 1941. Bachelor of Science, Columbia, 1948.

Master of Arts, University New Hampshire, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1953.

Career

Assistant minister, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1941—1942. Associate rector Westbury, New York. Vicar Carle Place, 1943—1944.

Assistant library Drew University, 1949, New York University Library., New York City, 1950, library, 1955—1982, emeritus, 1982. With Society Libs Bulletin, 1958—1982. With United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946. Member American Library Association, Bibliographical Society American, Newcomen Society England.

Connections

father:
Martin Frost

mother:
A. M. (Eldridge) Frost