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Kurt Robert Bell, American archivist. Certified museum studies. Book reviews various professional journals; Member of Society Industrial Archaeology, Mid-Atlantic Regional Archivist Conference, Railway and Locomotive History Society (Railroad History awards 2003).

Background

Bell, Kurt Robert was born on October 15, 1972 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Gordon Lewis and Helen Jane (Muhly) Bell.

Education

Bachelor, Millersville University Pennsylvania, 1995. Master of Arts, University Delaware, 2004.

Career

Editorial assistant Locomotive and Railway Preservation Magazine, Richmond, Vermont, 1990. Program coordinator Friends of Railroad Museum Pennsylvania, Strasburg, 1995—1998. Library, archivist Railroad Museum Pennsylvania, 1997—2002.

Archivist Pennsylvania History and Museum Commission, since 2002. Consultant archivist, historian Strasburg (Pennsylvania) Rail Road Company, 2004—2005.

Achievements

  • Certified museum studies.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Steel Rails to Stewartstown, 1999.

Membership

Book reviews various professional journals. Member of Society Industrial Archaeology, Mid-Atlantic Regional Archivist Conference, Railway and Locomotive History Society (Railroad History awards 2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Antiques, exercise, mountain biking, industrial archaeology.

Connections

father:
Gordon Lewis Bell

mother:
Helen Jane (Muhly) Bell