Robert D. Sawrey
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This interview is one of series conducted concerning the Oral History of Appalachia. Mrs. Doherty was a librarian at Marshall University. She discusses: detailed information about her family; her education and her employment history (including work at the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh); a brief section on her husband serving in World War II; very detailed information about her job at Marshall as a librarian; her son serving in the Vietnam War; individuals such as Harold Apel, a Mrs. Bobbitt (the head of the reference department at one time), Dr. Slack (the head of the library at one point), & Dale Nitzschke; library administration; librarians receiving faculty status; some anecdotes; and other topics.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-555.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-555, Huntington, WV.