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Museum director

Richard Ripley Stryker, Museum director. Avocation: golf. M C. Member legislation advising committee to state representative, Delaware, 1977; member Greater Wilmington Area Development Council, 1978. Member American Association Museums, American Association State and Local History, Museum Assn.South Texas (president 1987-1988), Navy League.

Background

Stryker, Richard Ripley was born on August 7, 1948 in Anchorage. Son of Richard Ripley Senior and Rogene (Garvin) Stryker.

Education

Bachelor in History, Austin College, 1971; Master of Arts in American History, U. Delaware, 1976.

Career

Curator, History Society of Delaware, Wilmington, 1976-1979; assistant director, Grand Rapids (Michigan) Public Museum, 1979-1985; director, Corpus Christi (Texas) Museum, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Avocation: golf. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author articles, manuals, guides in field.

Membership

Member legislation advising committee to state representative, Delaware, 1977. Member Greater Wilmington Area Development Council, 1978. Member American Association Museums, American Association State and Local History, Museum Assn.South Texas (president 1987-1988), Navy League.

Connections

Married Catherine Connell, August 23, 1970. Children: Amanda Connell, Alan Connell, Julia Connell.

father:
Richard Ripley Senior Stryker

mother:
Rogene (Garvin) Stryker

spouse:
Catherine Connell

children:
Amanda Connell Stryker

Alan Connell Stryker

Julia Connell Stryker