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Morrison Chandler Haviland, 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. Svc., Columbia University, 1938; Master of Arts, University of California at Berkeley, 1947.

Career

Cataloguer, Harvard College Library., 1935-1937; circulation, reference and exchange assistant, Harvard College Library., 1938-1942; assistant to director, reference assistant, Harvard College Library., 1947-1950; acting head research book room, University of California General Library., Berkeley, 1947; library, Wabash College, 1950-1955; director, U. Vermont Library., 1955-1961; chief reader services, Air U. Library., Maxwell A.F.B., Alabama, 1961-1964; assistant director, Tulane University Library., 1964-1965; associate library, U. Massachusetts Library., Amherst, 1965-1967; readers services director, State University New York at Albany, 1967-1970; archivist and campus records officer, State University New York at Albany, 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

child:
John Beard Haviland

child:
William Morrison Haviland

child:
Peter LeRoy Haviland

child:
Randolph Thompson Haviland