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Stuart Ricard Rasmussen

newspaper librarian

Stuart Ricard Rasmussen, American newspaper librarian. Director children and adult plays San Geronimo Valley Community Center; director Ross Valley Players Barn Theatre; president Lagunitas District School Board, 1955—1958, San Geronimo Valley Little League, 1961; Member of American Newspaper Guild, Special Libraries Association, San Francisco Press (life).

Background

Rasmussen, Stuart Ricard was born on November 7, 1906 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Emil Jorgen and Christine (Johnsen) Rasmussen.

Education

Student, University California Extension.

Career

Library. San Francisco Examiner, 1929—1937. Head library San Francisco Call Bull, 1937—1959, San Francisco News Call Bulletin, 1959—1966. Library staff San Francisco Examiner, since 1966, assistant head library, 1966—1975, acting head library, 1975—1978.

With Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movies, San Francisco, since 1935. Actor Maxwell Burke Stock Company, Oakland and Berkeley, California, 2027—2028, Blake, Turner Stock Company, San Francisco, 1928.

Membership

Director children and adult plays San Geronimo Valley Community Center. Director Ross Valley Players Barn Theatre. President Lagunitas District School Board, 1955—1958, San Geronimo Valley Little League, 1961.

Member of American Newspaper Guild, Special Libraries Association, San Francisco Press (life).

Connections

Married Nairn Margaret Abbott, June 1, 1940. Children: Nairn Christine, Mark Abbott.

father:
Emil Jorgen Rasmussen

mother:
Christine (Johnsen) Rasmussen

spouse:
Nairn Margaret Abbott

children:
Nairn Christine Rasmussen

Mark Abbott Rasmussen