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historic preservation specialist

Kevin W. Wright, American historic preservation specialist. Grantee New Jersey History Commission, 1990, Office New Jersey Heritage, 1988-1990. Member Sussex County History Society (president 1987-1990, trustee since 1978), Bergen County History Society, Society Preservation Old Mills, Canal Society New Jersey (board directors 1979-1989).

Background

Wright, Kevin W. was born on January 26, 1952 in Newton, New Jersey, United States. Son of John Ivan and Teresa Marie (Mullen) Wright.

Education

Bachelor in History, Rutgers University, 1974.

Career

Senior historic preservation specialist, New Jersey Division Parks and Forestry, River Edge, since 1981. Lecturer in field; researcher Hackensack Meadowlands, De Korte State Park, 1989. Member Newton (New Jersey) Historic Preservation advisory commission, since 1987.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Around the Green, Newton, New Jersey, 1991. Co-author: High Point of the Blue Mountains, 1990. Co-author exhibit catalogue.

Membership

Member Sussex County History Society (president 1987-1990, trustee since 1978), Bergen County History Society, Society Preservation Old Mills, Canal Society New Jersey (board directors 1979-1989).

Connections

Married Deborah S. Powell, August 21, 1976. Children: Ivan, Benjamin, Anna.

father:
John Ivan Wright

mother:
Teresa Marie (Mullen) Wright

spouse:
Deborah S. Powell

child:
Ivan Wright

child:
Benjamin Wright

child:
Anna Wright