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Librarian

Pamela Nelson Walton, American librarian. Recipient David Douglas Fellow award Washington State History Society, 1984.

Background

Walton, Pamela Nelson was born on June 6, 1947 in Eugene, Oregon, United States. Daughter of George Baker and Dorothy (Angus) N.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Oregon, 1968. Master of Arts in Library. Science, University Michigan, 1973.

Career

Elementary school teacher, Pt. Hueneme (California) School District, 1968-1971;elementary school library, Brighton (Michigan) School District, 1973-1974;library, library media specialist, Pt. Angeles (Washington) School District, since 1981.

Representative, board directors Washington Library. Media Association, 1985.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.

Views

There are different understandings about the Bible's authority in our lives. The task of every believer is to use different Bible translations and commentaries in order to discover the word of God.

Membership

Treasurer Friends of Pt. Angeles, Washington, 1982. Judge Washington State History Day Contest, Ellensburg, Washington, since 1983.

Member National Education Association, American Library Association, Washington Library. Media Association, National Council for Social Studies, Washington State History Society, Clallam County History Society, Friends Pt. Angeles Library.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, quilting, hiking, puppetry, historical research.

Connections

Married James Meade Walton, March 24, 1970. Children: James Kyle, Robert Nelson.

father:
George Baker N.

mother:
Dorothy (Angus) N.

spouse:
James Meade Walton

children:
James Kyle Walton

Robert Nelson Walton