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Peter Thomas Conmy

public library executive

Peter Thomas Conmy, American public library executive. Decorated Knight of Saint Gregory, 1963, Knight of Malta, 1976.

Background

Conmy, Peter Thomas was born on July 8, 1901 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Thomas Cherry and Mary Henrietta (Richter) Conmy.

Education

Bachelor of Arts California, 1924. Master of Arts, University California, 1927. Doctor of Education, University California, 1937.

Bachelor of Liberal Studies, University California, 1947. Master of Arts, Stanford, 1941. Bachelor of Laws, University San Francisco, 1952.

Career

Teacher junior high schools, San Francisco, 1926. Teacher, counselor, debate coach, evening school teacher evening high school registrar and evening high school principal, 2 public schools, 1927-1943. Serving at Horace Mann Fr.

High School, Mission High School, Evening High School of Commerce and. Galileo Evening High School. Named city librarian of Oakland, California, 1943.

Charge Oakland Public Library department including. Oakland Public Museum. Snow Museum; Oakland Art Gallery.

Works

book Thomas Jefferson : Writings : Autobiography / Notes on the State of Virginia / Public and Private Papers / Addresses / Letters (Library of America) book Autobiography, Notes on the State of Virginia, Public and Private Papers, Addresses, Letters (The Library of America) book Autobiography, Notes on the State of Virginia, Public and Private Papers, Addresses, Letters (The Library of America) book Aids to the Study of the Maya Codices Sixth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1884-85, Government ... Office, Washington, 1888, pages 253-372 book Autobiography, Notes on the State of Virginia, Public and Private Papers, Addresses, Letters (The Library of America) by Jefferson, Thomas (1984) Hardcover

Membership

Member Selective Service Board 100., San Francisco, 1943, chairman, from 1944, city historian, Oakland, from 1969. Member American Library Association, California Library Association (president 1961), National Education Association, California Teachers Association, California History Society, American Political Science Association, Native Sons of Golden West (grand president 1949-1950, director history research from 1954), Young Men's Institute, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Kappa. Clubs: Knights of Columbus (4 degree), Elk, Serra (president 1952).

Lodges: Rotary.

Connections

Married Emiliette Constance Storti, July 11, 1928 (deceased December 1983). Children– Constance Louise, Thomas Peter.

father:
Thomas Cherry Conmy

mother:
Mary Henrietta (Richter) Conmy

spouse:
Emiliette Constance Storti

children:
Constance Louise Conmy

Thomas Peter Conmy