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History of the GVPL

The Grand Valley Public Library

was Incorporated as

The Orwell Library Association

September 15th, 1903

Founder and first librarian, Calvin Reeves

 

Presidents

Term Years

Librarians

Years

Assistants

Years

G. M. Bingham

1903

Calvin Reeves

1903



Calvin Reeves

1904-1909

Rev. J.B. Manley

1904-1905

Fay Williams

1904

Bernice Howard Brown

1905

Calvin Reeves

1906

Helen Shipman Hodge

1906-1908

H.W. Olds

1907-1908

C.S. Holcomb

1909

Rev. Russell

1909-1911

Maggie Hall

1909-1913

Calvin Reeves

1910

S.E. Cook

1911




1912

Dr. G.T. Wasson

1912-1913

Rev. Nicklen

1913

1914

J.D. Sampson

1914

1915

Edith Howard









1914

A.G. Bogue

1915

1915

C. D. Groves

1916

Mrs. O.T. Battles

1916

1916

R.C. Faught

1917

1917

1917

Jay L. Brown

1918

1918

1918

1919

C.D. Groves

1919-1920

1919


1920

1920

1921

Clarence Paine

1921

1925

Velora Adams

1921

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1922

J.S. Dixon

1923

1925

1926

Fay Williams

1926

Jay L. Brown

1927

Velora Adams

1927


1930

Elizabeth Smith

1928

1932

1929

1930

Margaret Kingdom

1931

Fay Williams

1931

1932

Mary H. Ding

1932

1933




Velora Adams

1934-1943





Fay Williams

1944





Helen Anderson

1945-1952





Dorothy Anderson

1953-1956





Helen Lyon

1957-1962





Marcella Prior

1963-1976





Phyllis Zannetti

1977-1994





Nancy Evans

1994-2007





Andrew C Davis

2007





2008





2009



John King

2010

2010



David Strong 

2011

2011



David Strong

2012

2012

Daniel Tanner

2012



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