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Joseph Thomas Cavanaugh

Joseph Thomas Cavanaugh, museum director. Member Museum Association South Texas (president 1987), Museum Association Waco (president 1992-1993), Texas Association Museum (councillor-at-large 1994-1998), Rotary.

Background

  • Cavanaugh, Joseph Thomas was born on February 28, 1947 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Joseph Thomas and Hester Ann (Burns) Cavanaugh.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Arkansas, 1978.

    Career

    • Historian Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park, Arkansas, 1978-1981. Exhibits technical Goliad (Texas) State Park, 1981-1983. Museum curator Refugio (Texas) County Museum, 1983-1989.

      Executive director Doctor Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute, Waco, Texas, since 1989.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Museum Association South Texas (president 1987), Museum Association Waco (president 1992-1993), Texas Association Museum (councillor-at-large 1994-1998), Rotary.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, computers.

    Connections

    • Married Stephanie Louise Jacobson, November 28, 1969. 1 child, Michael.
    • father: Joseph Thomas Cavanaugh
    • mother: Hester Ann (Burns) Cavanaugh
    • spouse: Stephanie Louise Jacobson
    • child: Michael Cavanaugh
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    Born February 28, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1978
      University Arkansas
    • 1978 - 1981
      Historian Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park
      Arkansas, United States
    • 1981 - 1983
      exhibits technical Goliad (Texas) State Park
    • 1983 - 1989
      museum curator Refugio (Texas) County Museum
    • 1989
      executive, director Doctor Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute
      Waco, Texas, United States