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educator , library consultant

Richard Elroy Miller, American library consultant, educator. Certified library administrator, Washington, New York, Wisconsin. Recipient Citation of Merit Arcadia City Council, 1978, Award of Excellence Dallas Public Library. Staff Association, 1991.

Background

Miller, Richard Elroy was born on October 1, 1931 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Son of Hughson Patrick and Emma Johanna (Oster) Miller.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Southern Connecticut State University, 1957;Doctor of Philosophy, Universite Royal, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 1959;Master of Library Science, University of Southern California, 1967.

Career

Ref.libr., San Bernardino (California) Public Library., 1960-1964;director, Bismarck (North Dakota) Public Library., 1964-1966;director, Port Angeles (Washington) Public Library., 1966-1970;director, Arcadia (California) Public Library., 1970-1978;director, Winnefox Library. System, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 1978-1982;manager, Oak Lawn Library., Dallas, 1982-1991.

Achievements

  • Certified library administrator, Washington, New York, Wisconsin.

Membership

President Arcadia Coordinating Council, 1975-1977, American Field Service, Arcadia, 1976-1977. Active Sister City Commission, Arcadia, 1974-1976. Staff sergeant United States Air Force, 1952-1956.

Member Texas Library. Association, Austrian Library. Association, Finnish Library.

Association, California Parent-Teachers Association (honorary life), Texas Finnish Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: book collecting, antiques.

Connections

Married Eugenia Knox Randal, February 26, 1960. 1 child, Gregory Dwan.

father:
Hughson Patrick Miller

mother:
Emma Johanna (Oster) Miller

spouse:
Eugenia Knox Randal

child:
Gregory Dwan Miller