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Librarian , Commercial artist

Linda McCracken, American Librarian, commercial artist ( hum: libr.art: visiting)librarian, commercial artist. award 1968). Member State Employees Association N.H., Mensa.

Background

McCracken, Linda was born on April 13, 1948 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of Frederick Hugh Craig and Shirley Betty (Shacter) Bickford.

Education

1 child, Karen Elizabeth. Bachelor in History, State University of New York-Geneseo, 1970, Master of Library Science, 1970. Reference library Northeastern U., Boston, 1971-1972.

Assistant library Burlington Public Library., Massachusetts, 1972-1974. Research assistant Data Resources, Inc., Lexington, Massachusetts, 1974-1976. Commercial artist McCracken's, Wolfeboro, N.H., 1973^.

Assistant library N.H. Vocational-Technology College, Manchester, 1985-1987. Library N.H. Hospital, Concord, 1987^. Participant paintings Horseheads Mall Art Show (3rd place award 1968).

Graphic artist Rare Coin Review magazine, 1983. Layout artist: Market Media Guide, 1979. Market researcher Delahaye Group, Newington, N.H., 1993-1994.

Author Burlington Times-Union, 1973, Pleasant News, 1987-1988. Treasurer Village Players, Wolfeboro, 1982-1983. Public relations committee Governor's Arts Council, Wolfeboro, 1982.

Career

Library. reference Northeastern University, Boston, 1971—1972. Assistant library Burlington Public Library., 1972—1974. Artist, writer, researcher McCracken's, Marlow, New Hampshire, 1972—2006.

Research assistant Data Resources, Inc., Lexington, Massachusetts, 1974—1976. Assistant library New Hampshire Vocational-Technology College, Manchester, 1985—1987. Library New Hampshire Hospital, Concord, 1987—1999.

Medical library New London Hospital, New Hampshire, 1999—2001. Spiritual healer, public Spiritual Web Communications, LLC, Marlow, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Participant paintings Horseheads Mall Art Show (3d place award 1968). Graphic artist Rare Coin Review magazine, 1983. Layout artist Market Media Guide, 1979.

      Author Burlington Times-Union, 1973, Pleasant News, 1987-1988, Breene Briefings, 1998-1999, Occasional Moose, 2005, What Next? 2008.

Membership

Member New England Audio Theatre (secretary 2004-2005), Mensa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, hiking, kayaking, karate, theatre.

Connections

Married Alan Cheah, June 13, 1972 (divorced 1978). Married Bruce E. McCracken, September 23, 1978 (divorced 1985). 1 child, Karen Elizabeth.

father:
Frederick Hugh Craig Bickford

mother:
Shirley Betty (Shacter) Bickford

spouses:
Alan Cheah

Bruce E. McCracken

child:
Karen Elizabeth McCracken