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curator of photography

Beverly Wood Brannan, American curator of photography.

Background

Brannan, Beverly Wood was born on August 19, 1946 in Louisville. Daughter of Kenneth Wells and Ruth Marie (Bridges) Wood.

Education

Bachelor in History and Art History, University Maryland, 1968. Master of Library Science, University Maryland, 1972. Master of Arts in American Studies, George Washington University, 1986.

Career

Archivist manuscript division, Library. of Congress, Washington, 1970-1974;curator of photography prints and photographs division, Library. of Congress, Washington, since 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: A Kentucky Album: Farm Security Adminstration Photographs 1935-1943, 1986, Documenting American 1935-1943, 1988. Contributor: The African American Mosaic: A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History and Culture, 1993, Photography, 1933-1967: Toni Frissell, 1994, Eyes of the Nation: A Visual History.

Religion

Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

Bible is the primary source of theology and doctrine, with three others being tradition, reason and experience.

Connections

Married Tod Allen Brannan, October 10, 1969 (divorced 1979). Married John Michael Vlach, February 14, 1984. Children: Kate Vlach, Molly Vlach.

father:
Kenneth Wells Wood

mother:
Ruth Marie (Bridges) Wood

spouses:
Tod Allen Brannan

John Michael Vlach

children:
Kate Vlach Brannan

Molly Vlach Brannan