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Museum director

Lars-Åke Kvarning, museum director. Captain Swedish Army Reserve, 1954-1999.

Background

Kvarning, Lars-Åke was born on July 21, 1931 in Karlskoga, Sweden. Son of Gustaf and Gunborg (Bild) Kvarning.

Education

AB, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1955. License Philosophy, Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1962.

Career

Assistant Nordic Museum, Stockholm, 1955-1956. Curator Central Office National Antiquities, 1956-1964. 1st curator, head museum National Maritime Museum/Vasa Museum, 1964-1987.

Director National Maraitime Museum/Vasa Museum, 1987-1996. Executive member committee managing two cultural monuments/villages Royal Academy Letters, History and Antiquities, Stensjö and Borg, Sweden, since 1969.

Membership

Captain Swedish Army Reserve, 1954-1999.

Connections

Married Christina Petters. Children: Anna, Magdalena.

father:
Gustaf Kvarning

mother:
Gunborg (Bild) Kvarning

spouse:
Christina Petters

children:
Anna Kvarning

Magdalena Kvarning