Mary Askew Backer Smith Edit Profile
Bachelor, University Cincinnati, 1918. Library. certified, University Wisconsin, 1919. Master of Arts, John Hopkins University, 1953.
Professional assistant, New York Public Library., New York City, 1919-1920; branch library, Enoch Pratt Free Library., Baltimore, 1943-1964; instructor, Catonsville (Maryland.) Community College, 1967-1968.
The diversity inside the Church should be respected and supported. Open debate within the Church on certain political and social issues should be encouraged.
President American Association of University Women Baltimore branch, 1964-1966, Legislation Clearing House of Maryland, Baltimore, 1981-1982. Member Maryland Library. Association.
Married John William Backer, September 11, 1920 (deceased February 1948). Children: Mary Elizabeth Backer Hubbard, John Matthew. Married Russell Evans Smith, August 9, 1969 (deceased).