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McClure Archives and University Museum

Kirkpatrick Library 1470
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4649
Dr. Amber R. Clifford-Napoleone, Director


Richardson, Vivian


Mrs. Richardson retired in December 2017 and is now Emeritus University Archivist.

Father in the Army and husband retired from Air Force.  Born in North Carolina but lived in Japan, France, Germany, South Carolina, Arkansas, Maryland, Arizona, Alaska and New Mexico

MA:  University of Central Missouri 1992
BA:  University of Central Missouri 1988

Archives and Museum, American History, Modern World History

I enjoy working with historical material and objects.   I love history.

"Scott Joplin". Dictionary of World Biography, edited by Salem Press 1998    "Interstate Highway System"The Sixties in America, edited by Salem Press 1998   
"Oregon Settlement (June 15, 1846)" The Encyclopedia of North America History, edited by Salem Press 1997   
Entries in Dictionary of Missouri Biography co-authored with Arthur F McClure II

Courses taught 
History of the United States from 1877
History of the Modern World

Favorite Links     
National Archives and Records Administration Home Page