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Librarian

Meta Kay Allard was American librarian. Certified medical technologist.

Background

Allard, Meta Kay was born on January 2, 1916 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Charles and Muriel (Wahrer) K.

Education

Bachelor, Rice University, 1937. Master of Library Science, State University of New York, Geneseo, 1961.

Career

Medical technologist, Henderson (Texas) Hospital, 1938-1939;medical technologist, Gorgas Hospital Balboa, Panama, Canal Zone, 1939-1942;research technologist, University of Chicago, 1943-1944;associate professor library, Rochester (New York) Institute Technology, 1962-1968;coordinator federal projects, Arizona State Library., Phoenix, 1970-1971;director library services, Lincoln First Bank, Rochester, 1972-1981. Presenter American Chemical Society, Chicago, 1970.

Achievements

  • Certified medical technologist.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Upstate New York Special Libraries Bulletin.

Membership

Member committee Chili (New York ) Republican Organization, 1982-1984. Chairman deacons First Presbyterian Church, Chili, 1981-1983. Chairman drainage committee Town of Chili, 1989-1991.

Member Monroe County Library. Association (president 1974-1975), Upstate New York Special Libraries Association (president 1979-1980), Altrusa International (president 1981-1982), Rochester Institute of Technology Athenaeum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, reading.

Connections

Married Albert Henry Allard, December 7, 1941. Children: Barbara Coe, David M.

father:
Charles K.

mother:
Muriel (Wahrer) K.

spouse:
Albert Henry Allard

child:
Barbara Coe Allard

child:
David M. Allard