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Morrison Chandler Haviland

librarian

Morrison Chandler Haviland was American librarian.

Background

Haviland, Morrison Chandler was born on April 7, 1915 in Glens Falls, New York, United States. Son of Morrison LeRoy and Mabel Eva (West) Haviland.

Education

AB, Harvard, 1937; Bachelor of Science in Library. Service, Columbia University, 1938. Master of Arts, University California, Berkeley, 1947.

Career

Cataloguer Harvard College Library., 1935-1937, circulation, reference and exchange assistant, 1938-1942, assistant to director, reference assistant, 1947-1950. Acting head research book room University California General Library., Berkeley, 1947. Library Wabash College, 1950-1955.

Director University Vermont Library., 1955-1961. Chief reader services Air University Library., Maxwell A.F.B., Alabama, 1961-1964. Assistant director Tulane University Library., 1964-1965.

Associate library University Massachusetts Library., Amherst, 1965-1967. Readers services director State University New York at Albany, 1967-1970, archivist and campus records officer, 1971-1977.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Association of University Professors, American, Massachusetts, New England, Southeast library associations, Association College and Research Libraries, Association Special Libraries and Information Bureau, Federation International Documentation, Biblio. Society of America, Special Libraries Association, Society of America Archivists, Middle Atlantic Regional Archives Conference.

Connections

Married Mary Elizabeth Mooney, August 26, 1939. Children: Randolph Thompson, John Beard, William Morrison, Peter LeRoy.

father:
Morrison LeRoy Haviland

mother:
Mabel Eva (West) Haviland

spouse:
Mary Elizabeth Mooney

children:
Randolph Thompson Haviland

John Beard Haviland

William Morrison Haviland

Peter LeRoy Haviland