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Washburn, Donald (DDS)*

Also see Donald Washburn's Oral History Summary


MLA Elected Offices and Committee Chair Appointments

  • President, 1970-71
  • Treasurer, 1967-69
  • Convention Chairman, 61st Annual Meeting, Chicago, 1962
  • Standards for Medical Librarianship Committee, chair, 1959
  • Bulletin Medical Library Association, Assistant Manager and Business Manager,1953-56

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, 1978
  • American College of Dentists, Elected to Membership
  • American Academy of the History of Dentistry, Recipient of Hayden-Harris Award

Publications (5 representative)


  • Librarian and Director, American Dental Association, Bureau of Library and Indexing Services, Chicago, IL, 1949-77
  • Research Consultant and Assistant Research Librarian, John Crerar Library, Chicago, IL, 1948-9
  • Biographer, U.S. Quartermaster Depot, 1946–8
  • Acting Librarian, Mich. Public Library, Coldwater, MI, 1946

MLA published statements about the fellow

Contributed by June Glaser, AHIP, FMLA
Edited March 27, 2007

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