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Joseph M. Thom, American librarian. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945.

Background

Thom, Joseph M. was born on October 22, 1919 in Bronx, New York, United States. Son of Harry and Jennie Thom.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, New York University, 1948;Master of Arts, New York University, 1949;Master of Science in liberal studies, Columbia, 1950;postgraduate, Washington University, St. Louis, 1951-1953;postgraduate, Ohio U., 1958-1959.

Career

Library assistant, New York University, 1940-1942, 46-49;library fellow, Brooklyn College, 1949-1950;chief reference department, Washington University, 1950-1953;instructor librarianship, Washington University, 1950-1954;director, Research Information Service of St. Louis, 1954-1955;supervisor records and library, Goodyear Atomic Corporation, 1955-1960;director libraries, Yeshiva U., 1960. Librarian Port Jefferson (New York) Schools. Library and multi-media consultant on design and services.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1945.

Connections

Married Lillian Rosenstein, September 1, 1945. Children– Janice Eleanor, Eric Frederick.

father:
Harry Thom

mother:
Jennie Thom

spouse:
Lillian Rosenstein

child:
Janice Eleanor Thom

child:
Eric Frederick Thom