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Doris Alice Hamburg

Doris Alice Hamburg, American preservation administrator. Fellow American Institute Conservation (board directors 1989-1992, technical editor newsletter 1981-1984, editor 1984), Society Winterthur Fellows (board directors 1987-1989); member Washington Conservation Guild (council 1981-1985, secretary 1983-1985).

Background

  • Hamburg, Doris Alice was born on September 29, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Hans Henry and Eva Sofie (Rawraway) Hamburg.

  • Education

    • AB, Mount Holyoke College, 1973. Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1977. Master of Science, University Delaware, Winterthur, 1980.

    Career

    • Assistant for association of fellows Pierpont Morgan Library., New York City, 1973-1976. Apprentice M.K. Weidner Conservation, Philadelphia, 1977-1978. Paper conservator Library. of Congress, Washington, 1981-1985, head paper conservation section, 1985-1995, head preventive conservation, 1995—2001.

      Director preservation programs National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Maryland, since 2001.

    Membership

    Fellow American Institute Conservation (board directors 1989-1992, technical editor newsletter 1981-1984, editor 1984), Society Winterthur Fellows (board directors 1987-1989). Member Washington Conservation Guild (council 1981-1985, secretary 1983-1985).

    Connections

    • Married Gerald S. Garfinkel, September 7, 1992. 1 child, Johanna.
    • father: Hans Henry Hamburg
    • mother: Eva Sofie (Rawraway) Hamburg
    • spouse: Gerald S. Garfinkel
    • child: Johanna Hamburg
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    Born September 29, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Mount Holyoke College
    • 1977
      Columbia University
    • 1980
      University Del.
    • 1973 - 1976
      Assistant, for association of fellows Pierpont Morgan Library
    • 1977 - 1978
      apprentice M.K. Weidner Conservation
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1981 - 1985
      paper conservator Library of Congress
      Washington, United States
    • 2001
      director, preservation programs National Archives and Records Administration
      College Park, Maryland, United States
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