Society Donors
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The Smithsonian Libraries is very pleased to thank all of our annual Smithsonian Libraries Society participants. The individuals honored here have made Smithsonian Libraries Society gifts between October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017.

MASTERPIECE LEVEL ($10,000 and above)

  • Susan Battley
  • Steve and Elizabeth Berry
  • Richard T. Choi and Claudia M. Perry
  • Joseph & Joan Cullman Conservation Foundation Inc.
  • Cary J. Frieze and the Estate of Rose Frieze
  • David G. Furth
  • Carolyn J. Johnsen and Richard Q. Nye
  • The George and Jana Johnson Family Foundation
  • Nancy E. Gwinn and John Y. Cole
  • Alan Robert Kabat
  • Stephen C. Koval and Celeste M. Sant'Angelo
  • Edith W. MacGuire
  • Gus and Deanne Miller
  • John P. Ryan and Claire P. Mansur
  • Jerrell W. Shelton
  • David Bruce Smith and the David Bruce Smith Family Foundation
  • Robert and Judy Snyder
  • Kathryn C. Turner
  • Jacqueline Vossler
  • Christine Windheuser
  • Frederick M. Young, Jr.

ANTHOLOGY LEVEL ($5,000-$9,999)

  • Arnold & Porter - Kaye Scholer LLP
  • Maureen Conners
  • Sarah Ladd Eames and Scott Eames
  • Nancy L. Eaton
  • Jonathan A. Hill
  • Louis R. Hughes and Candice Hughes
  • Bruce M. Lisman and Kyla Lisman
  • Katherine Neville
  • Chips and Sarah Page
  • Eva J. Pell and Ira J. Pell
  • Jayne H. Plank
  • Leila Heckman and Lowell Robinson
  • Timothy R. Schantz and Patricia F. Schantz
  • Ruth O. Selig
  • Janet Stanley
  • Amy Threefoot Valeiras and Horacio Valeiras

MANUSCRIPT LEVEL ($2,500-$4,999)

  • Linda and Jay W. Freedman
  • Lorelei and David Gonzales
  • Gloria Shaw Hamilton
  • Michael Hardy
  • Joseph Loundy
  • Dennis G. Manning
  • James G. Mead
  • Norfolk Academy
  • Jennifer and Charles Sands
  • George D. and Mary Augusta Thomas
  • Ruth L. Webb

VOLUME LEVEL ($1,000-$2,499)

  • Brenda and Bill Amos
  • David G. Baldacci and Michelle Baldacci
  • Barbara and Craig Barrett
  • Dylan Beazer
  • Peter Bedini
  • Sue and Larry Begyn
  • Margaret B. Caldwell
  • Andrew Campbell
  • Kathleen and Brad Charon
  • David Childers and Karla Krake Childers
  • Angelo Cifaldi
  • Kris and Glenn Cox
  • Robert W. and Karen W. Croce
  • Denise M. Dangremond
  • Gail S. and Jerome Davidson
  • Rebecca and William Davis
  • Morgan Dickerman
  • Paul M. Ekman
  • Jane and August Elliott
  • Harriet K. Engle
  • Dana M. Feil
  • Nancy and Todd Fredin
  • Paulette Hatfield
  • David and Pat Jernigan
  • Richard C. and Mary Keene
  • Brant Kelch
  • Mary B. Kozik
  • Christine M. Kreamer
  • Bruce and Cecelia Lael
  • Jennifer Magyar
  • Margery and Edgar Masinter
  • Mark V. Mertel
  • Harriet C. McGuire
  • Terry and Lea Morse
  • Alan L. Perkins and Barbara L. Bonessa
  • Clarice J. Peters
  • Alan P. Peterson
  • Ramsey and Joelle Potts
  • Donna Puglisi
  • Frank and Betty Quirk
  • Robert E. Roscoe, Jr.
  • Bill and Elayne Roskin
  • Joseph R. Salcetti
  • Janet Dowling Sands and Ed Sands
  • John Sands
  • Robert P. Schmick
  • Leah and Scott Silverii
  • Tania Silvia
  • Carl and Barbaralee Spielvogel
  • Jillian and Benjamin Stein
  • Frederick and Debi Strobl
  • Allan and Kim Stypeck
  • F. Christian Thompson
  • Pamela and Peter Tobiason
  • United Way of Martin County
  • Dan and Marti Veddern
  • Harold and Barbara Walsh

CHAPTER LEVEL ($500-$999)

  • Grace Allen
  • Anonymous (2) 
  • Trevor Barger
  • Francine C. Berkowitz
  • Bonnie and Jere Broh-Kahn
  • Sandra D. Buckner
  • Kenneth L. Caneva
  • Council on Library and Information Resources
  • Charles and Candance Cowan
  • Mary Kay and David G. Davies
  • Carmen Agra Deedy
  • Barbara J. Smith
  • Linda Edgerly
  • Joshua Grizzle
  • M.G. Harasewych
  • Robert and Susan Hermanos
  • Michael P. Hoagland and Joseph L. Kolb
  • John Jameson
  • Christopher and Debra Kaup
  • Nancy and Ernest Keet
  • Dane and Martha Kennedy
  • Peter Kibbee
  • Steven Krichbaum
  • Agnes Lardizabal
  • Sally Maran and Stephen Maran
  • Kerry and Robert Milligan
  • Sam and Cheryl Nocifera
  • Marilyn and David Pickett
  • Robin E. Poynor
  • Linda and Peter Rapp
  • Carol-Bird Ravenal
  • Earl C. Ravenal
  • Rosemary L. Ripley and Peter H.S. Grubstein
  • Randi Rubovits-Seitz
  • Amy L. Snyder
  • Tiffany & Bosco, P.A.
  • J. Thomas and Lavinia W. Touchton
  • Obiora and Ada Udechukwu
  • Stephen H. Van Dyk
  • Susan Ellen Wolf
  • William J. Zeile and Maria M. Yang
  • George and Pat Zug



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