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Kurt Salomon Maier Edit Profile

historian , Librarian

Kurt Salomon Maier, American historian, librarian. Woodrow Wilson fellow Ford Foundation, 1962.

Background

Maier, Kurt Salomon was born on May 4, 1930 in Kippenheim, Germany. Came to the United States, 1941. Son of Siegfried and Charlotte (Auerbacher) Maier.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College, New York City, 1960. Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, New York City, 1969.

Master of Library Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1975.

Career

Assistant professor Columbia University, New York City, 1965-1975, Iona College, New Rochelle, New York, 1968-1975. Library Leo Baeck Institute, New York City, 1975-1978, Library. Congress, Washington, since 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Military history, printing history, judaica, german exile studies, documentary photography.

Connections

Married Margery Teal, April 20, 1967.

father:
Siegfried Maier

mother:
Charlotte (Auerbacher) Maier

spouse:
Margery Teal