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Paid Notice: Deaths ROCHELL, CARLTON C.

Jan 02, 2019 - The New York Times

ROCHELL--Carlton C.,Sr., 85, passed away after a brief illness on December 23, 2018, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Dr. Rochell was a leader and innovator throughout his career. In the early '60s, as a public librarian, Dr. Rochell fought passionately for equal access to city libraries in Mississipi and Alabama. As director of the Atlanta Public Libraries (1969-1976) he successfully financed construction of the main library designed by Marcel Breuer. During his tenure as Dean of the ...