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Ruth Ellen Scarborough, American Library director. Certified librarian. Member Hackettstown (New Jersey) Community Hospital Auxiliary, since 1982; co-archivist Hackettstown History Society, since 1989, co-treasurer, 1990-1992. American Association of University Women (co-treasurer local branch 1990-1992), American Library. Association, New Jersey Library. Association.

Background

Scarborough, Ruth Ellen was born on March 31, 1917 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Charles Bishop and Reba May (Joslyn) Scarborough.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Marywood College, 1939. Bachelor of Science in Library. Science, Syracuse University, 1940.

Master of Library Science, Rutgers University, 1972.

Career

Library director, Monmouth Junior College, Long Branch, New Jersey, 1940-1943; reference library, Post Library., Fort Monmouth, N, J., 1943-1946; library director, Centenary College, Hackettstown, New Jersey, 1946-1982.

Achievements

  • Certified librarian.

Membership

Member Hackettstown (New Jersey) Community Hospital Auxiliary, since 1982. Co-archivist Hackettstown History Society, since 1989, co-treasurer, 1990-1992. American Association of University Women (co-treasurer local branch 1990-1992), American Library.

Association, New Jersey Library. Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history, world travel, bridge, gardening.

Connections

father:
Charles Bishop Scarborough

mother:
Reba May (Joslyn) Scarborough