Interview of Rebecca A. Buck (1946- ) by Natascha L. Guluk at the AAM 2006 Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts, covers many topics ranging from where Buck was born to her current job as Chief Registrar at the Newark Museum in New Jersey. She discusses her interests in collections care and briefly discusses her publications, including an upcoming book. Buck is also an adjunct professor at Seton Hall University. She discusses what classes she teaches, what she recommends for interns, and give a little advice to incoming museum professionals, c. 1946-2006.
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- Record Unit 9620
Smithsonian Institution Archives
American Association of Museums Centennial Oral History Interviews
The Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff …