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curator , ethnographer , Government official

Craig Dana Bates, American curator, ethnographer, government official.

Background

Bates, Craig Dana was born on August 2, 1952 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Dana Raymond and June (Robinson) Bates.

Career

Park technician, National Park Svc., Yosemite National Park, California, 1973-1976;Indian cultural specialist, National Park Svc., Yosemite National Park, California, 1976-1980;assistant curator, National Park Svc., Yosemite National Park, California, 1980-1982;curator ethnography, National Park Svc., Yosemite National Park, California, since 1982. Research associate Santa Barbara (California) Museum Natural History, since 1983. Consultant California Indian exhibition Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, 1985, Culin exhibition Brooklyn Museum,1988-1989, Lowie Museum Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley, 1990.

Connections

Married Jennifer Dawn Bernido, May 12, 1973 (divorced 1987). 1 child, Carson Dana.

father:
Dana Raymond Bates

mother:
June (Robinson) Bates

spouse:
Jennifer Dawn Bernido

child:
Carson Dana Bates