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Leona Haviland

librarian

Leona Haviland, American librarian. Member of American Library Association, South Street Seaport Museum, Smithsonian Associates, New York General & Biographical Society, Long Island History Society, Special Libraries Association (past group membership chairman), Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Beta Alpha.

Background

Haviland, Leona was born on November 10, 1916 in Stamford, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Howard Brush and Ada Grace (Jewell) Haviland.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, 1940. Master of Science, University Illinois, 1951. Postgrad, Columbia University, 1943.

Postgrad, Columbia University, 1960.

Career

Junior assistant Ferguson Library., Stamford, 1936—1937, with, 1938—1939, senior assistant, 1940—1944. Student assistant University Alabama, 1937—1940. Assistant to cataloguer United States National Museum Library., Washington, 1944—1948.

Library Arts & Industries Museum, Smithsonian Institution, 1948—1950. Reference library United States Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York, 1952—1977. Member council Young Women’s Christian Association, Washington, 1945—1947.

Membership

Member of American Library Association, South Street Seaport Museum, Smithsonian Associates, New York General & Biographical Society, Long Island History Society, Special Libraries Association (past group membership chairman), Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Beta Alpha.

Connections

Married Warren John Burke Haviland, September 10, 1973.

father:
Howard Brush Haviland

mother:
Ada Grace (Jewell) Haviland

spouse:
Warren John Burke Haviland