Library Notes and News Volume 1

Library Notes and News Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...vacations later in the year. ' PERSONAL. Miss Margaret Palmer, who recently gave up her position as librarian at Rochester to take charge of the Superior public library, has resigned at Superior because of the continued ill health of her father who needs her personal care." Every effort was made by the Board to induce Miss Palmer to accept a leave of absence rather than sever her connection with the library, but Miss Palmer felt that such a course would be an injustice to the library. The Board are of the unanimous opinion that considerable progress has been made by the library even during Miss Palmer's short stay and that much advancement would have resulted with the carrying out of the plans and systems she was putting into effect. Miss Sabra. L. Nason, Illinois Library School, 1906, who has since been library assistant in the University of Illinois, has been elected librarian at Iron Mountain, Mich. The library at Iron Mountain is at Carnegie building, but the Board of Education is in control instead of a library board since the library was purchased from and is maintained by the school fund. Thus did this community solve the problem of the school and public library. Miss Helen D. Carson of St. Paul, Wisconsin Library School, 1907, has been appointed head of the Department 01.' Serials at the University of Minne5ota_ Miss Harriet W. Sewall, St. Anthony Park, Wisconsin Library School, 1907, who Miss Lilian Mirick, formerly assistant librarian at Fargo, N. D., has been elected librarian oi.' the School of Science, Wabpeton. Mr. W. F. Kunze, one of Minnesota's prominent educators and formerly of the Red Wing library board has gone into business in Omaha. Miss Emma Hickman, De Pauw University, Indiana, has been...show more

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  • Paperback | 186 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 340g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236840658
  • 9781236840653