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curator , historian

Nancy Pope, American historian, curator. Achievements include Curated opening exhibits of the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum. Recipient Outstanding Team Achievement award, Smithsonian Institution, 1993, Unsung Hero award, 1996.

Background

Pope, Nancy was born on January 28, 1957 in Pendleton, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Joseph W. Pope and Paula Marie Conlee.

Education

Bachelor in History, University of Oregon, 1979. Bachelor in French, University of Oregon, 1979. Master of Arts, The George Washington University, 1985.

Career

Museum specialist National Museum of America History, Washington, 1984—1991. Museum program specialist National Postal Museum, since 1991. Curator National Postal Museum, Washington, District of Columbia, 1994—2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include Curated opening exhibits of the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum.

Religion

People need to grow in relationship with God, whose love constantly prompts to transform people.

Politics

The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.

Views

The erroneous notion that one gender must strive against another cannot be accepted.

Membership

Volunteer Whitman Walker Clinic, Washington, 1990—2001. Member of American Studies Association, American History Association, Organization of America Historians, Material Culture Forum, Smithsonian Institution (steering committee member since 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, research, travel.

Connections

father:
Joseph W. Pope

mother:
Paula Marie Conlee