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Margaret Beynon Taylor Lane, American librarian. award 1981, anniv; award 1997), La; award 1976; award subject specialist sect; Award 1994), La.


Lane, Margaret Beynon Taylor was born on February 6, 1919 in St. Louis. Daughter of Archer and Alice (Jones) Taylor.


Bachelor, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1939. Juris Doctor, Louisiana State University, 1942. Bachelor of Science in Library.

Science, Columbia University, New York City, 1941.


Reference and circulation assistant Columbia Law Library., New York City, 1942-1944. Law library, assistant professor University Connecticut School Law, Hartford, 1944-1946. Law library Louisiana State University Law School, Baton Rouge, 1946-1948.

Recorder documents Louisiana Secretary of State' General’ s Office, 1949-1975. Law library Lane Fertitta, Lane Janney & Thomas, 1976-1996. Member depository library council to Public Printer, 1972-1977.

Member plan development committee Louisiana Federal Depository Library., 1982-1983.


Treasurer Delta Iota House Board of Kappa Kappa Gamma, 1965-1968. Representative emeritus Louisiana Advisory Council State Documents Depository Program, since 1990. Member of American Library Association (interdivisional committee public documents 1967-1974, chairman 1967-1970, government documents round table, state and local documents task force since 1972, coordinator 1980-1982, James Bennett Childs award 1981, anniversary honor roll 1996, Hoduski Founders award 1997), Baton Rouge Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Association, Louisiana Library.

Association (Essae M. Culver Distinguished Service award 1976, Lucy B. Foote award 1986, Margaret T. Lane award named in her honor 1994), Mortar Board, Baton Rouge Library. Club, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Phi Delta Delta.


Married Horace C. Lane, January 6, 1945. Children: Margaret Elizabeth, Thomas Archer.

Archer Taylor

Alice (Jones) Taylor

Horace C. Lane

Margaret Elizabeth Lane

Thomas Archer Lane