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Tommie Dora BARKER, American Librarian. Member, Georgia library Commission, since 1915. President, Georgia library Association, 1920-1921. President, Southeastern library Association, 1926-1928. Member of American library Association; Georgia library Association; Atlanta History Society.

Background

BARKER, Tommie Dora was born on November 15, 1888 in Rockmart, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Thomas Nathaniel and Dora Elizabeth (Jovejoy) Barker.

Education

Agnes Scott College, 1907-1908. Library School, Carnegie Library of Atlanta, 1909.

Career

Library Expert, Assistant, Department of Archives, History, Montgomery, Alabama, 1909-1911. Reformed library, Carnegie library, Atlanta, 1911-1915. library, Carnegie library, Atlanta, Director, library School, Carnegie library, Atlanta, since 1915.

Membership

Member, Georgia library Commission, since 1915. President, Georgia library Association, 1920-1921. President, Southeastern library Association, 1926-1928.

Member of American library Association. Georgia library Association. Atlanta History Society.