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Museum curator

Bruce Emil Hilpert, museum curator. Grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1987, 90, Rockefeller Foundation, 1991. Member Tucson Association Museums (president 1984-1985, secretary 1987-1988), Museum Association Arizona, American Association State & Local History, National Association Museum Exhibitors.

Education

Bachelor, University Arizona, 1972; Master of Arts, University Arizona, 1977.

Career

Exhibits specialist Arizona History Society, Tucson, 1976-1978, assistant curator exhibits, 1978. Curator John C. Fremont House, 1978-1983. Exhibit designer Varineau, Hilpert & Associates, 1980-1983.

Registrar of collections Arizona History Society, 1983-1985. Associate curator exhibits Arizona State Museum, 1985-1987, curator public programs, since 1987. Consultant Sonoran Heritage Project, Tucson, 1981, Tribal Museum Technology Assistance Progressive, Arizona, since 1990.

Faculty Collections Care Training Progressive, American Association Museum, 1986-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Tucson Association Museums (president 1984-1985, secretary 1987-1988), Museum Association Arizona, American Association State & Local History, National Association Museum Exhibitors.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running, music, surfing.

Connections

Married Barbara Lynne Wherry, June 8, 1974. 1 child, Morgan Claire.

father:
Joseph

mother:
Alberta Mayton (Krausse) Hilpert

spouse:
Barbara Lynne Wherry

child:
Morgan Claire Hilpert