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educator , librarian

Margaret Vaughan Meyer, American librarian, educator.

Background

Meyer, Margaret Vaughan was born on March 13, 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Clifford and Fannie (Lehman) Vaughan.

Education

Bachelor of Education, University of California at Los Angeles, 1942;Master of Library Science, University of Southern California, 1967.

Career

Elementary teacher, Indio (California) School District, 1942-1943;elementary teacher, Lawndale (California) School District, 1943-1944;elementary teacher, Los Angeles Unified Schools, 1946-1953;program library, City of Pasadena (California) Library., 1965-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author (Spanish-English): Centeno Collection-Annotated, 1977. Author (biographical and notes, 2 CDs): Clifford Vaughan classical music.

Membership

Organizer, chairman library committee Parent-Teachers Association, Los Angeles, 1961-1964, honorary life member, 1964;member Sierra Club, Los Angeles, since 1983. Volunteer Committee Solidarity People of El Salvador, Los Angeles, 1985-1997. Member Citizens Committee Save Elysiian Pk., Los Angeles, since 1987, Los Angeles County Museum Art, since 1986, Friends of Pasadena Public Library., since 1986.

Member American Library Association (delegate 1967-1980), American Federation Teachers (Executive Board Los Angeles chapter), California Library. Association (delegate since 1965), Library. Foundation (charter member), Los Angeles Public Library., Denishawn Repertory Dancers (honorary board member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, reading, swimming, gardening, games.

Connections

Married Donald Robert Meyer, September 3, 1949 (deceased March 2002). Children: Karen, Frederick E., Julie Meyer. Married Arnoldo Ramos, 1985.

3 children.

father:
Clifford Vaughan

mother:
Fannie (Lehman) Vaughan

spouse:
Donald Robert Meyer

spouse:
Arnoldo Ramos

child:
Karen Meyer

child:
Frederick E. Meyer

child:
Julie Meyer