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historian , speaker , writer

Bruce Jeffery Teeple, American historian, writer, speaker. Recipient Outstanding Promotion of Local History award, Centre County History Society, 2002. Secretary, treasurer Aaronsburg Water Pipes, Inc., 1992—2006; Member of Sugar Valley History Society, Clinton County History Society, Pennsylvania History Association, American Association State and Local History (secretary small museum committee since 2004), Bald Eagle Archaeology Society.

Background

Teeple, Bruce Jeffery was born on February 29, 1952 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Carlyle Jefferys and Barbara Fields Teeple.

Education

Bachelor in History, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1975. Bachelor in Political Science, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1975.

Career

Curator Aaronsburg History Museum, Pennsylvania, 1985—2003. Columnist Centre Daily Times, State College, since 2004. State judge National History Day in Pennsylvania, University Park, since 2004.

Grant reviewer History Channel, since 2006, Institute Museum and Library. Services, since 2007. Instructor OLLI, Pennsylvania, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, contributor: Glimpses of the Past, 1994. Co-editor, contributor In Schadde vun Rundkopp, 1999.

Membership

Secretary, treasurer Aaronsburg Water Pipes, Inc., 1992—2006. Member of Sugar Valley History Society, Clinton County History Society, Pennsylvania History Association, American Association State and Local History (secretary small museum committee since 2004), Bald Eagle Archaeology Society.

Connections

Married Michelle Fell Teeple, March 5, 1977. Children: Alice Catherine, Jane Christina.

father:
Carlyle Jefferys

mother:
Barbara Fields Teeple

spouse:
Michelle Fell Teeple

children:
Alice Catherine Teeple

Jane Christina Teeple