Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Medical Library Association
First Meeting: 1953
Pacific Northwest Regional Group
Saturday, October 10, 1953
Location: University of Washington Health Sciences Library
Chairman: Bertha B. Hallam
University of Oregon Medical School Library
Host: Alderson Fry
Attendees ~ 23 Librarians
British Columbia ~ 5
Oregon ~ 6
Washington ~ 12
American Lake, Bremerton, Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma
Building Plans for the University of Oregon Dental School Library.
T. H. Calahan, University of Oregon Dental School Library
Library of the National Microbiological Institute, Hamilton, Montana.
Aeneas P. Collins, National Microbiological Institute
(paper read by Marjorie Weber, Spokane Medical Library)
Preservation of Library Resources.
Alderson Fry, University of Washington Health Sciences Library
Columbia University Course for Medical Librarians.
Doreen Fraser, University of British Columbia Medical School Library
The Medical Library Association Certification Program.
Bertha B. Hallam, University of Oregon Medical School Library
A business meeting and tour of the University of Washington Health Sciences
Library followed the presentation of the papers.
A cocktail party at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Alderson Fry was followed by
dinner at the Meany Hotel.
King County Medical Society Library
Tour of the King County Medical Society Library
Bertha B. Hallam presented information on the First International Congress on
Medical Librarianship and on various British and European medical libraries.
Refreshments served by Ruth Harlamert, King County Medical Society Library
and Ellen Lundeen, U.S. Naval Hospital Medical Library, Bremerton.