Catherine Heniford Lewis was born February 29, 1924, in Richmond, Virginia.
She received her M.A. in English and Latin from Coker College in 1943
and her M.A. in English from the University of North Carolina in 1945.
She received a B.S. in Library Science from the University of North Carolina
Ms. Lewis began her career as a reference librarian at the University
of North Carolina, and went to North Western State College in Louisiana
in 1948. In 1949, she began working as a bibliographer for the Copyright
Office in Washington D.C. She moved to Johns Hopkins University Library
in 1950 and in 1958, she began work for Coastal Carolina College. She
became head librarian for the Horry County Public Library in 1960. Ms.
Lewis died in 1998.
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