George Locke

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For the editor of A Spectrum of Fantasy, see George Locke (bibliographer).
George Locke
Born (1870-03-29)March 29, 1870
Beamsville, Ontario
Died January 28, 1937(1937-01-28) (aged 66)
Citizenship Canadian
Alma mater Victoria College, University of Toronto
Occupation Librarian
Employer Toronto Public Library

George Herbert Locke (March 29, 1870 – January 28, 1937) was a Canadian librarian. He was chief librarian of the Toronto Public Library from 1908 until his death, a time of great expansion in that library system. He was the first Canadian to be president of the American Library Association. The George H. Locke Memorial Branch of the Toronto Public Library, which opened in 1949, is named after him.[1]

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