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Richard Rodney Soubers, American Archivist. Decorated Bronze Star, Air medal. Board of directors Dickinson County History Society, Abilene, 1980-1985. Sergeant United States Army, 1969-1971, Vietnam. Member Southern American Archivists, Society California Archivists, American Legion, 101st Airborne Association, Delta Raiders of Vietnam Association (secretary-treasurer since 1986).

Background

Soubers, Richard Rodney was born on February 3, 1947 in Yakima, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Clifford Herbert and Ola Pearl (Ely) Soubers.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Central Washington University, 1972. Master of Arts in History, Central Washington University, 1974. Postgraduate, Western Washington University, 1975.

Career

Archivist, Eisenhower Presidential Library., Abilene, Kansas, 1975-1985;senior archivist, Civil Archives Division NARA, Washington, 1985-1987;senior archivist, Office of Presidential Libraries, NARA, Washington, 1987-1988;supervisory archivist, Reagan PResdl. Library., Simi Valley, California, since 1989. Director Kansas State Archival Advisory Board, Topeka, 1981-1985.

Membership

Board of directors Dickinson County History Society, Abilene, 1980-1985. Sergeant United States Army, 1969-1971, Vietnam. Member Southern American Archivists, Society California Archivists, American Legion, 101st Airborne Association, Delta Raiders of Vietnam Association (secretary-treasurer since 1986).

Connections

father:
Clifford Herbert Soubers

mother:
Ola Pearl (Ely) Soubers