Samuel Joseph Wegner Edit Profile
Bachelor, University Arizona, 1973. Master of Arts, University Idaho, 1975.
Curator, Mansion Museum-Oglebay Institute, Wheeling, West Virginia, 1975-1976;
curator of education, State History Society Wisconsin, Madison, 1976-1978;
assistant superintendent Region I, Missouri Department National Resources, Brookfield, 1978-1985;
director operations, Southern Oregon History Society, Jacksonville, Oregon, 1985-1987;
executive director, Southern Oregon History Society, Medford, Oregon, 1987-1996;
deputy executive director, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1996-1998;
superintendent, State History Society North Dakota, Bismarck, since 1998. Member National Advisory Committee Common Agenda for History Museum, 1990-1992, National Advisory Committee Philadelphia Documentation Project for Common Agenda, 1989-1991. Chairman.Region 11 American Association State and Local History Awards Program, 1989-1990,chairman Oregon State chapter, 1987-1988.
Chairman Western Region Association LivingHistory Farms and Agricultural Museum, 1986-1987. Member American Association Museum Ad Hoc Committee for History Sites and Museum in Parks, 1984-1985.
Member advising committee Medford (Oregon) Visiting and Convention Bureau, 1988-1996. Board directors Oregon Trail Coordinating Council, 1994-1996, Southern Oregon Visitors Association, 1995-1996. Board directors, coordinator Applegate Trail Coalition, 1993-1996.
Member Jacksonville Transportation Committee, 1993-1995. Member American Association Museum, National Trust for History Preservation, Oregon Museum Association, Rotary.
Married Linda Louise Talley, May 27, 1972. Children: Ethan, Elena.
1975 - 1976
1976 - 1978
1978 - 1985
1985 - 1987
1996 - 1998