Appointment of Nine Members of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee, and Designation of the Chairman

March 4, 1986

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee for terms of 2 years. These are reappointments.

Michael Kelly, of Illinois. Upon his appointment, the President will redesignate him Chairman. Mr. Kelly is chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Kelco Industries, Inc., in Woodstock, IL. He graduated from Michigan State University (B.A., 1949). He is married, has five children, and resides in Woodstock, IL. He was born July 9, 1925, in Flint, MI.

James William Alsdorf, of Illinois, is chairman of the board and director of Alsdorf International, Ltd., exporters and international merchants in Chicago. He attended the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce, University of Pennsylvania. He is married, has four children, and resides in Winnetka, IL. He was born August 16, 1913, in Chicago, IL.

Patricia Rieff Anawalt, of California, is the consulting curator of costumes and textiles at the Museum of Cultural History at UCLA. She graduated from UCLA (B.A., 1957; M.A., 1971; Ph.D., 1975). She is married, has three children, and resides in Los Angeles, CA. She was born March 10, 1924, in Ripon, CA.

Clemency Chase Coggins, of Massachusetts, is an associate in pre-Columbian art at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University. Dr. Coggins graduated from Wellesley College (B.A., 1955), San Jose State College (M.S., 1965), and Harvard University (M.A., 1968; Ph.D., 1975). She is married, has two children, and resides in Auburndale, MA. She was born June 12, 1934, in New York City.

James G. Crowley III, of South Carolina, has been a private art dealer and consultant since 1976. He graduated from the University of South Carolina (B.S., 1971). He is married, has four children, and resides in Spartanburg, SC. He was born August 28, 1949, in Spartanburg.

A. Houghton III, of California, serves as the associate curator of antiquities at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Malibu. He graduated from Harvard University (B.A., 1963), the American University of Beirut (M.A., 1966), and Harvard University (M.A., 1979). He is married, has two children, and resides in Playa del Rey, CA. He was born May 6, 1940, in New York City.

John J. Slocum, of Rhode Island, is a trustee and member of the executive committee of the Archaeological Institute of America and of the Fine Arts Committee of the Rhode Island School of Design. He graduated from Harvard University (B.S., 1936) and the Columbia School of Journalism (M.Sc., 1938). He is married, has three children, and resides in Newport, RI. He was born March 1, 1914, in Lakewood, NJ.

Denver Fred Wendorf, Jr., of Texas, has been the distinguished professor of prehistory at Southern Methodist University since 1974. He graduated from the University of Arizona (B.A., 1948) and Harvard University (M.A., 1950; Ph.D., 1953). He is married, has six children, and resides in Lancaster, TX. He was born July 31, 1924, in Terrell, TX.

Leslie Elizabeth Wildesen, of Colorado, is the Colorado State Archaeologist, Deputy State Historic Preservation Officer, and vice president for the Archaeology and Historic Preservation of the Colorado Historical Society. She graduated from Stanford University (B.A., 1966), San Francisco State College (M.A., 1970), and Washington State University (Ph.D., 1973). She was born December 5, 1944, in Phoenix, AZ, and now resides in Denver, CO.