Log In

Beverly Wood Brannan Edit Profile

curator of photography

Beverly Wood Brannan, American curator of photography.


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


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.


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


  • 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.


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.


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


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


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

Kenneth Wells Wood

Ruth Marie (Bridges) Wood

Tod Allen Brannan

John Michael Vlach

Kate Vlach Brannan

Molly Vlach Brannan