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Thursday, March 25, 2010
52 Weeks to Better Genealogy -- Challenge 12
Amy, I was up for this one, being an avid library patron and I've known several archivists quite well. I checked all the sites including tabbed items. I never heard of ARMA and was quite interested in that site, the other two I was familiar with. But the thing I enjoyed the most was checking out my ancestor's name at the American Library Association (ALA) and found nine hits.
William Frederick Poole served as 2nd president of the ALA, from 1885-1887. And in the American Libraries Magazine I found, "William Frederick Poole wrote: “As a means of simply earning money, I do not recommend library work. Take up anything else.”