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Librarian

Linda Walkup Skinner, American librarian. Docent Hezekiah Alexander Homesite, Charlotte, 1980-1990. Member Metrolina Library. Association, Special Libraries Association, Southeastern Library. Association.

Background

Skinner, Linda Walkup was born on October 3, 1947 in Timmonsville, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of William Carothers and Dorothy Alice (Anderson) Walkup.

Education

Bachelor, Winthrop College, Rock Hill, South Carolina., 1969;Master of Library Science, University of Southern California, 1991.

Career

Librarian, Jonesboro (Georgia) Senior High School, 1969-1971;library technical assistant, Louis Round Wilson Library., U. North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1971-1972;bookmobile librarian, New Hanover County Public Library., Wilmington, North Carolina, 1972-1973;library technical assistant, University of Southern California, Aiken, 1976-1977;librarian, Charlotte Mecklenburg School, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1982-1983;librarian, Duke Power Company, Charlotte, since 1984.

Membership

Docent Hezekiah Alexander Homesite, Charlotte, 1980-1990. Member Metrolina Library. Association, Special Libraries Association, Southeastern Library.

Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: stitchery, reading, cooking, gardening, traveling.

Connections

Daughter of William Carothers and Dorothy Alice (Anderson) Walkup m. Thomas Fry Skinner, June 26, 1971. Children: John Alexander, Samuel Lonnie, Emily Norvell.

father:
William Carothers Walkup

mother:
Dorothy Alice (Anderson) Walkup

spouse:
Thomas Fry Skinner

children:
John Alexander Skinner

Samuel Lonnie Skinner

Emily Norvell Skinner