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Adams [née Bishop], Barbara Georgina (1945–2002), archaeologist and museum curator

H. S. Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 974 words.

Adams [née Bishop], Barbara Georgina (1945–2002), archaeologist and museum curator, was born on 19 February 1945 at Hammersmith Hospital, London, the only child of Charles Bishop, labourer,...

Angle, Paul McClelland

Michael Perman.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1022 words.

Angle, Paul McClelland (25 December 1900–11 May 1975), historian and museum director, was born in Mansfield, Ohio, the son of John Elmer Angle, a grocer, and Nellie Laverne McClelland....

Backhouse, Janet Moira (1938–2004), scholar and curator of manuscripts

Michelle P. Brown.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks. 909 words.

Backhouse, Janet Moira (1938–2004), scholar and curator of manuscripts, was born on 8 February 1938 at Marley, 90 Pickwick Road, Corsham, Wiltshire, the daughter of Joseph Holme Backhouse,...

Bickmore, Albert Smith

Marcus B. Simpson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Education. 1231 words.

Bickmore, Albert Smith (01 March 1839–12 August 1914), educator and museum director, was born in Tenant’s Harbor, St. George, Maine, the son of John Bickmore, a sea captain and shipbuilder,...

Cubbon, William (1865–1955), antiquary and museum curator

Leslie Quilliam.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 566 words.

Cubbon, William (1865–1955), antiquary and museum curator, was born at Orrestal, Rushen, Isle of Man, on 28 May 1865, the son of James Cubbon, fishing boat skipper, and his wife, Margaret...

Dana, John Cotton

Martin J. Manning.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks. 1809 words.

Dana, John Cotton (19 August 1856–21 July 1929), librarian and museum director, was born in Woodstock, Vermont, the son of Charles Dana and Charitie Scott Loomis. His father ran a general...

Dow, George Francis

Morey Rothberg.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Journalism; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1060 words.

Dow, George Francis (07 January 1868–05 June 1936), antiquarian, editor, and museum curator, was born in Wakefield, New Hampshire, the son of George Prince and Ada Bingham Tappan. He grew...

Evans, Hilary Agard (1929–2011), picture librarian and author

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 8 words.

See Evans [née Lander], (Caroline) Mary Forbes

Evans [née Lander], (Caroline) Mary Forbes (1936–2010), picture librarian and author

Mark Braund.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 958 words.

Evans [née Lander], (Caroline) Mary Forbes (1936–2010), picture librarian and author, was born on 5 May 1936 at 8 Cotswold Gardens, Hendon, London, the youngest daughter of Digby Forbes...

Fagg, Bernard Evelyn Buller (1915–1987), archaeologist and museum curator

Thurstan Shaw.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Archaeology; Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1007 words.

Fagg, Bernard Evelyn Buller (1915–1987), archaeologist and museum curator, was born on 8 December 1915 in Upper Norwood, London, the son of William Percy Fagg, antiquarian bookseller, and...