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 Mary Emily Foy

Mary Emily Foy

Birth
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 18 Feb 1962 (aged 99)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section H, Lot 5030
Memorial ID 9475 · View Source
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First woman head librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library, appointed to the job in 1880 at the age of 18. She had graduated the year before from Los Angeles High School. She served for only four years but left a legacy for Los Angeles librarians to remember.

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  • Added: 23 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9475
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Emily Foy (13 Jul 1862–18 Feb 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9475, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .