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Librarian

Katharine Martin Stokes, American librarian. Member American Library Association, American Association of University Professors, American Association of University Women, District of Columbia Library. Association, Beta Phi Museum.

Background

Stokes, Katharine Martin was born on November 26, 1906 in Hoguestown, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Charles Sumner and Georgia (Martin) Stokes.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Simmons College, 1928. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University Michigan, 1945.

Master of Arts, University Michigan, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1959.

Career

Assistant library Ludington Memorial Library., Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 1928-1930. Catalogue and circulation assistant Harrisburg (Pennsylvania) Public Library., 1930-1931. Circulation library Pennsylvania State College Library., 1931-1940, assistant library, 1940-1945.

Acting reference library Swarthmore College, 1940. Circulation library University Illinois Library., 1945-1948. Library Western Michigan University Library., 1948-1966, director libraries, 1966-1967.

College and university library specialist division library services United States Office Education, 1967-1972. Conference secretary local arrangements committee on planning District of Columbia meeting International Federation Library. Associations, 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Michigan Library., 1949-1951. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Library Association, American Association of University Professors, American Association of University Women, District of Columbia Library. Association, Beta Phi Museum.

Connections

father:
Charles Sumner Stokes

mother:
Georgia (Martin) Stokes