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historian , University official

Joyce May Botelho, American university official, historian. Certified archivist, Academy Certified Archivists. Secretary Citizen's Advisory Committee, Newport, Rhode Island, since 1989, vice chair Planning Board, Newport, Rhode Island, since 1991. Member Organization American Historians, American History Association, Society of America Archivists, New England Archivists.

Background

Botelho, Joyce May was born on July 7, 1957 in Newport, Rhode Island, United States. Daughter of George Manuel and Muriel Josephine (Gleason) Botelho.

Education

AB, Bard College, 1979. Master of Arts, Brown University, 1986.

Career

Interpreter, archivist, Senate House State History Site, Kingston, New York, 1979-1980;assistant curator, graphics, Rhode Island History Society, Providence, 1980-1984;curator, graphics department, Rhode Island History Society, Providence, 1984-1987;archivist, Rhode Island Supreme Court Judicial Records Section, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, 1990-1991;assistant director, John Nicholas Brown Center, Brown U., Providence, Rhode Island, 1991-1994;director, John Nicholas Brown Center, Brown U., Providence, since 1995. Member Rhode Island Council for the Preservation of Research Resources, Providence, 1991-1994. Publications committee Rhode Island History Society, Providence, since 1994.

Consulting archivist St. George's School, Newport, Rhode Island, since 1993. Member fellowship committee Ingenuity & Enterprise Center, Providence, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Certified archivist, Academy Certified Archivists.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (exhibit catalog) The Dorr Rebellion and Rhode Island's Struggle for Equal Rights, 1992.

Membership

Secretary Citizen's Advisory Committee, Newport, Rhode Island, since 1989, vice chair Planning Board, Newport, Rhode Island, since 1991. Member Organization American Historians, American History Association, Society of America Archivists, New England Archivists.

Connections

Married J. Stephen Grimes, May 23, 1992. 1 child, Nova Mulloy.

father:
George Manuel Botelho

mother:
Muriel Josephine (Gleason) Botelho

spouse:
J. Stephen Grimes

child:
Nova Mulloy Botelho