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Marjorie Rump, American library director. Recipient Citizen's Recognition Award, City of Bakersfield, 1983, Jubilee Medallion, University Redlands, 1984, Soroptimist Women of Distinction Award, Soroptimist International, 1990.

Background

Rump, Marjorie was born on January 19, 1919 in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Edward August and Adeline Amelia Gummig.

Education

Bachelor, University Redlands, California, 1941. Master of Library Science, University Southern California, 1957.

Career

Book buyer Sierra Book Store, Bakersfield, California, 1953—1966. Library Kern County Library., 1961—1966, Eastern Bakersfield High School, 1966—1968. Branch supervisor to deputy director Kern County Library., 1968—1988, deputy director, 1988—2001.

Board durs. Kern Community Foundation, Bakersfield, California, 1995—2003, member grants committee, since 2000. Partner Easter Hill Associates, 1996—2006. Trustee Conference of California History Society Trust, Stockton, California, since 1998, Rocky Heights, LLC, since 2001.

Membership

Member of Petroleum Production Pioneers, Conference California History Society (president 2000-2002), American Society Public Administrator 1980, (Doubenmeir Award for Public Administration 1979), Kern County History Society 1981, Soroptimist International, Bakersfield 1978-1979, Greater Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce, Wakayama Sister City (treasurer 1984-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, travel.

Connections

Married John S. Rump, July 25, 1943 (deceased September 29, 1996). Children: Jack, Susan, Marilyn.

father:
Edward August

mother:
Adeline Amelia Gummig

spouse:
John S. Rump

child:
Jack Rump

child:
Susan Rump

child:
Marilyn Rump