From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (African American Library Directors in the USA)

Sadie Peterson Delaney (1889-1958)


Former Chief Librarian at Tuskegee Veterans Administration Hospital Library. She was a pioneer in the field of bibliotherapy and organized the Veterans Administration Hospital Library. Two retired Chief Librarians are Mrs. Artemisia J. Junier and Mrs. Inez C. Pinkard. *Hospital renamed Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System.*

Cite This NKAA Entry:

“Sadie Peterson Delaney (1889-1958),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed June 25, 2022,

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