Obituary PIONESSA@ARIZRVAX.BITNET 01 Oct 1991 06:40 UTC
The university of Arizona Library sadly announced the sudden death on Wednesday, September 25, of J. Travis Leach, long-time Serials Acquisitions Librarian and sometime member of NASIG and Serialst. Travis participated in several of the Charleston Conferences on Library Acquisitions and attended the 1988 NASIG Annual Conference at Claremont. A memorial service will be held in Tucson at S. Francis in th Foothills at River Road and Swan at 3:00 pm on Sunday, October 6. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the "LSA J. Travis Leach Memorial Fund" which will be used for a scholarship for a Graduate Library School student or for special purchases for the Library. Checks may be sent in care of Lee Gilbert, Library Administration Office, University of Arizona Library, Tucson, AZ 85721. Travis was well-known in the areas of serials acquisitions and collection development, and will be greatly missed by friends and colleagues alike.