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consultant , Librarian

William Sherlock Forshaw, American librarian, consultant. Member of American Library Association, American Society Indexers, Theater Library. Association, Princeton Club (New York City).

Background

Forshaw, William Sherlock was born on January 28, 1914 in New York City. Son of William Henry and Mary Ellen (Beierstedt) Forshaw.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia, 1934. Master of Library Science, Columbia, 1958.

Career

Editorial assistant Time Incorporated, New York York City, 1938—1941. Retail store manager Doubleday & Company, 1946—1956. Library Enoch Pratt Free Library., Baltimore, 1958—1979.

Consultant William Amelia Associates, from 1979. Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.

Membership

Member of American Library Association, American Society Indexers, Theater Library. Association, Princeton Club (New York City).

Connections

Married Alberta Louise Halley, June 29, 1963.

father:
William Henry Forshaw

mother:
Mary Ellen (Beierstedt) Forshaw

spouse:
Alberta Louise Halley