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Althea Warren, librarian.

Althea Hester Warren

Althea Warren, librarian.

by Althea Hester Warren

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Published by California Library Association in [Sacramento?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warren, Althea Hester, -- 1886-1958,
  • Library science

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesKeepsake / California Library Association -- no. 3, Keepsake series (California Library Association) -- no. 3.
    ContributionsFromme, Virginia Milbank., Drake, Dorothy M., California Library Association.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22973093M
    OCLC/WorldCa14374980

    Website of the Warren Library Association Gaming Group. Open to participants ages five to nineteen. Poetry contest forms and guidelines available on the semi-circle in the Children's Department, in the Teen Room (study room) and can be downloaded from the Children's Events page on this website. May 25,  · One Tequila (The Althea Rose Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by Tricia O'Malley. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading One Tequila (The Althea Rose Series Book 1)/5().

    Get this from a library! Current issues in library administration: papers presented before the Library institute at the University of Chicago, August , [Carleton B Joeckel; University of Chicago. Graduate Library School. Library Institute.]. Warren Library Friends, Warren, PA. likes. Warren Public Library Friends is a non-profit, volunteer organization of Warren County residents who love what our library does for bestwesternkitchenerwaterloo.comers:

    professional skill. Althea Warren, librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library, hag been given a leave of absence from her library to direct the campaign from an office in the USO headquarters in New York City. Plans are under way for carrying on the campaign in Nebraska. The Nebraska State Library Association pnd the Nebraska Public Library Com—. Reference Department Librarian: Beverly Leonhardt. Reference Department services are available during regular library hours. Email us at [email protected], call us at or write to us at Market Street Warren, PA We will answer your questions and requests for information.


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Althea Warren, librarian by Althea Hester Warren Download PDF EPUB FB2

Oct 17,  · A Victory Book Campaign publicity photo of Althea Warren, November 26, (Source: Andrew Brozyna) Warren had a legendary career as a librarian.

Among her list of accomplishments are serving as the head librarian at the LA Public Library fromas director of the Victory Book Campaign during World War II, and as the president of the American Library Association.

—Althea H. Warren, excerpted and a little altered from “Read Without Weeping” and accompanying speech at the Conference librarian.

book the Pacific Northwest Library Association, Portland, Oregon Miss Warren (–) was a beloved librarian for several libraries, including for Sears, Roebuck and Company, and she was president of librarian. book American. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Sep 28,  · Althea Warren became city librarian in upon the death of Everett Robbins Perry, having joined the Los Angeles library system in after heading San Diego’s library.

Within a year, Los Angeles led the nation in book circulation, although it was sixth in U.S. population. Back to the California Library Hall of Fame main page. California Library Hall of Fame Althea Warren () Althea Warren, the beloved director of the Los Angeles Public Library (LAPL), was a prime mover in the modernization of California’s libraries in the first half of the 20th century.

Althea Warren, a librarian from the Los Angeles Public Library, librarian. book chosen to be the national director.

A week after the attack on Pearl Harbor (December 7, ) the organization changed its name to the more peppy-sounding Victory Book Campaign. Warren contacted librarians across the country to set up a campaign director for each state. People named Althea Warren.

Find your friends on Facebook. Log in or sign up for Facebook to connect with friends, family and people you know. Log In. Sign Up. Althea Warren. See Photos. Althea Warren (BabiigurlTiia) See Photos.

Studied Bachelor of Science in Operations Management at University of. Librarian Althea Warren was one of only a few women who were leaders in this effort. She had a fascinating life and an impressive career. There was a short biography written by her friend inbut today there are only a few paragraphs about her online.

She was the head of the San Diego Public. The third result is Althea I Warren I age 50s in Brooklyn, NY in the Southeastern Brooklyn neighborhood.

Althea is related to Jermaine Theodore Warren Sr. and Alden Lonch as well as 4 additional people. Select this result to view Althea I Warren I's phone number, address, and more.

The historic Central Library Goodhue building was constructed in and is a Downtown Los Angeles landmark. The Central Library was designed by the architect, Bertram Goodhue.

The Richard Riordan Central Library complex is the third largest public library in the United States in terms of book and periodical bestwesternkitchenerwaterloo.comy: United States.

Sep 27,  · We’re introduced to reading evangelist Althea Warren, who told a library association in that librarians should “read as a drunkard drinks or as a bird sings or a cat sleeps or a dog. Jul 25,  · Althea Hester Warren () the City Librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library was the first Director of the Victory Book Campaign.

Warren considered number one in the field of women librarians had prior book campaign experience during WWI. Author: Valerie Wingfield. All characters in The Library Book are listed by chapter with character descriptions included.

The book Turning the Pages: San Diego Public Library History () by Clara E. Breed (Friends of the San Diego Public Library, ) has a nice chapter about Warren and her time at San Diego.

For an online biography of Warren by Leeanne Morrow check HERE. Althea Warren's career spanned two world wars and she played a significant role in each.

Apr 09,  · DS: I’m from the South where library use was restricted for people of color. They would have bookmobiles or no access. Librarian Althea Warren promoted African American librarians like Miriam Matthews in certain neighborhoods.

I couldn’t tell from your book if people of color were ever prohibited from the L.A. library. SO: Not that I know. Warren, Althea (–)American librarian. Born Althea Hester Warren, Dec 18,in Waukegan, Illinois; died Dec 20, ; dau. of Lansing Warren and Emma Newhall (Blodgett) Warren; University of Chicago, PhB, ; University of Wisconsin Library School, BSLS, Source for information on Warren, Althea (–): Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25, Women.

Althea Warren – Librarian at Los Angeles Public Library – led the volunteer Victory Book Campaign Raymond L. Troutman _ Library Section Chief U.S. Army – worked with the libraries on the Victory Book Campaign and led the effort with the A.S.E. bestwesternkitchenerwaterloo.comy Thompson – Graphic Artist Isabel DuBois –US Navy Chief Librarian.

New York: Scarecrow Press, cloth. Warren, Althea. 8vo. cloth. +(1) pages. First edition. Reminiscences by a friend of the woman () who was head librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library,and national director of the Victory Book Campaign in World War II.

“Quoting Althea Warren, librarians should "read as a drunkard drinks, or as a bird sings or a cat sleeps or a dog responds to an invitation to go walking, not from conscience or training, but because they'd rather do it than anything else in the world.” ― Susan Orlean, The Library Book.

All characters in The Library Book are alphabetically listed along with character descriptions. The Victory Book Campaign (VBC), originally named the National Defense Book Campaign, was established in by the American Library Association, the American Red Cross, and United Service Organizations (USO).

The first director of the VBC was Althea Warren, city librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library. John M. Connor assumed the.We love Althea! Hardworking, dedicated, determined -- with a sense of humour. Only a true HEARTLESS LIBRARIAN would comment: “A librarian leads a terrible life.

She has to wear plain dresses and flat heels and the salary is ridiculous.” The Eloquent Life of Althea Warren by Leeanne Morrow ().Librarian Hero: Althea Warren (#WillaOnWednesday) By Chris Wolak on October 17, • (1).

Yesterday I wrote about Susan Orlean’s new book, The Library Book. Today I’m sharing a tidbit about Althea Warren, one of the librarians that Orlean writes about.