Mary Crauderueff

Mary Crauderueff is Curator of Quaker Collections in the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. They earned their Masters in Library Science, with a specialization in Archives, Records, and Information Management from the University of Maryland, College Park (’09.  Since then, she has worked for a variety of archives and organizations in the Washington DC, Philadelphia, and Boston areas. She has been Curator since June 2015. She serves on the board of the Scattergood Foundation, is a past president of the Friends Historical Association (2019-2021), and is the co-convener of the Conference of Quaker Historians and Archivists. In 2020, Mary was the first Visiting Quaker Archivist for the Africa Quaker Archives in Kaimosi, Kenya. She was awarded a Clarence and Lilly Pickett Endowment for Quaker Leadership grant for an oral history project entitled Quaker Works: Journeys of Quakers Leading Friends Organizations in 2015.

She assists researchers, fosters relationships with donors, and arranges collections to ensure preservation and accessibility. Mary strives to build community and teach skills to empower all researchers in their work. One of her favorite parts of her job is working with classes to show the amazing collections Haverford holds to another generation of researchers!

Mary enjoys hiking in the woods with friends, taking pictures of and drinking coffee, and finding ways to fight white supremacy, transphobia, and patriarchy.

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