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Mark Allen Coir, American archivist. Recipient Josehans scholarship Detroit Public Library., 1976. Member Detroit Tercentenary Committee, since 1996. Member Michigan Archival Association (president 1996-1998), Midwest Archives Conference, Society of America Archivists, Michigan Alliance Cultural Conservation (director, vice president 1996-1997), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Coir, Mark Allen was born on December 15, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Donald W. and Alma B.M. (Gnosa) Coir.

Education

Bachelor, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1975;Master of Science in Library. Science, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1977;Master of Arts, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1997.

Career

Library. Detroit Public Library., 1977-1982. Principal, vice president Information Unlimited, Detroit, 1982-1986. Archivist Cranbrook Education Community, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, since 1986.

Consultant archivist Burroughs Corporation, Detroit, 1982-1986.

Membership

Member Detroit Tercentenary Committee, since 1996. Member Michigan Archival Association (president 1996-1998), Midwest Archives Conference, Society of America Archivists, Michigan Alliance Cultural Conservation (director, vice president 1996-1997), Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: violin playing, swimming, nordic skiing, traveling.

Connections

Married Marlene Wolfe, June 17, 1978. Children: Alexis, Elizabeth.

father:
Donald W. Coir

mother:
Alma B.M. (Gnosa) Coir

spouse:
Marlene Wolfe

children:
Alexis Coir

Elizabeth Coir