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Peter Rowland Timms

Peter Rowland Timms, art museum administrator.

Background

  • Timms, Peter Rowland was born on August 26, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of H. Rowland and Nancy Virginia (Shaub) Timms.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Brown University, 1964. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1976.

    Career

    • Instructor International College, Beirut, Lebanon, 1967-1968. Director Fitchburg (Massachusetts) Art Museum, since 1973. Director Spofford Garrison Excavations, 1978.

      Teaching fellow Harvard University, 1969-1971, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1973.

    Works

    • Author: Flint Implements of the Old Stone Age, 1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Fitchburg Bicentennial Committee, 1974. Board directors Center Massachusetts Tourist Council, 1974-1978, Fitchburg chapter American Red Cross, 1975-1979, Spofford Garrison Excavations, 1978, 79, 80, Nashua River Watershed Association, 1979-1981, Nashua Arts and Science Center, 1983-1986. Trustee Applewild School, 1982-1994, National Plastics Center and Museum, since 1991.

    President Fitchburg Cultural Alliance, 1979-1983. Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1964-1967, Vietnam. Member American Association Museums, Fitchburg History Society.

    Connections

    • Married Romayne Julian Dawnay, January 8, 1972. Children: Matthew, Zöe, Christopher.
    • father: H. Rowland Timms
    • mother: Nancy Virginia (Shaub) Timms
    • spouse: Romayne Julian Dawnay
    • children: Matthew Timms
    • Zu00f6e Timms
    • Christopher Timms
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    Born August 26, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      Brown University
    • 1970
      Harvard University
    • 1976
      Harvard University
    • 1967 - 1968
      Instructor, International College
      Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
    • 1973
      director, Fitchburg (Massachusetts) Art Museum