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preservation administrator

Doris Alice Hamburg, American preservation administrator. Fellow American Institute Conservation (board directors 1989-1992, technical editor newsletter 1981-1984, editor 1984), Society Winterthur Fellows (board directors 1987-1989); member Washington Conservation Guild (council 1981-1985, secretary 1983-1985).

Background

Hamburg, Doris Alice was born on September 29, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Hans Henry and Eva Sofie (Rawraway) Hamburg.

Education

AB, Mount Holyoke College, 1973. Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1977. Master of Science, University Delaware, Winterthur, 1980.

Career

Assistant for association of fellows Pierpont Morgan Library., New York City, 1973-1976. Apprentice M.K. Weidner Conservation, Philadelphia, 1977-1978. Paper conservator Library. of Congress, Washington, 1981-1985, head paper conservation section, 1985-1995, head preventive conservation, 1995—2001.

Director preservation programs National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Maryland, since 2001.

Membership

Fellow American Institute Conservation (board directors 1989-1992, technical editor newsletter 1981-1984, editor 1984), Society Winterthur Fellows (board directors 1987-1989). Member Washington Conservation Guild (council 1981-1985, secretary 1983-1985).

Connections

Married Gerald S. Garfinkel, September 7, 1992. 1 child, Johanna.

father:
Hans Henry Hamburg

mother:
Eva Sofie (Rawraway) Hamburg

spouse:
Gerald S. Garfinkel

child:
Johanna Hamburg