Special Centennial Citation

About the Special Centennial Citation To recognize outstanding contributions to the profession.

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1976 Winner(s)

Frederick Thorpe

a pioneer in the commercial publication of large print books for the adult visually handicapped

Theodore Waller

president of the Grolier Educational Corporation

Fred C. Cole

president of the Council on Library Resources

Frank McKenna

executive director of the Special Libraries Association

Grace Stevenson

former deputy executive director of ALA

Howard Haycraft

chairman of the board of The H.W. Wilson Company

Florence Anderson

secretary to the Carnegie Corporation since 1954

Frances Elizabeth Henne

retired professor at Columbia's School of Library Service and an AASL past president

Wallace Van Jackson

a leader in the development of black academic libraries in the U.S. and of library service in Africa

Emerson Greenaway

library administrator and educator