Skip to main content Skip to search results

French, Maude, 1900-1985

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1900 - 1985

Maude Dorrance French was born on August 31, 1900. She attended Simmons College from which she graduated with a library degree in 1923. She worked for the Detroit Public Library and the New York Public Library before joining the staff at Baker Library at Dartmouth College in 1928. In 1929, she became the art librarian, a position she held until her retirement in 1963. French died on April 14, 1985.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Dartmouth World War II narratives

MS-460
 Collection
Identifier: MS-460
Overview The collection contains personal narratives of Dartmouth men and women in World War II, collected by Maud French.

Maude French papers

MS-1342
 Collection
Identifier: MS-1342
Overview Maude D. French (1900-1985), art librarian, Baker Library at Dartmouth College. The collection contains instruction materials related to her service as an air raid warden in Hanover, NH during WWII.