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curator

Chris Harvey Bailey, American curator. Recipient Charles F. Montogomery Prize for Decorative Arts, Winterthur Museum, 1985, Award of Merit, Illinois State Genealogical Society, 1996, Connecticut League Historical Societies, 1976.

Background

Bailey, Chris Harvey was born on August 4, 1946 in Robinson, Illinois, United States. Son of Ray Kenneth and Imogene Ilene (Roberts) Bailey.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Brigham Young University, 1970.

Career

Curator American Clock & Watch Museum, Bristol, Connecticut, 1972-1973, 96—, managing director, 1973-1988. Compositor The Bond Press, Hartford, 1989-1994. Broker self-employed, New Hartford, 1995-1996.

Works

Membership

With ARNG, 1970-1976. Fellow National Association Watch and Clock Collectors (director 1975-1979, editorial committee 1979-2000, seminar committee 1985-2001, James W. Gibbs Literary award 1995). Member Royal Royce Owners Club, Lambda Car Club, Dustin Garrison House Association (director since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Genealogy, antique clock collecting, antique auto collecting.

Connections

father:
Ray Kenneth Bailey

mother:
Imogene Ilene (Roberts) Bailey