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Assistant Head of Manuscripts Processing

With a background rich in both the liberal arts and in technology, Michael Miller holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Albright College and a Master of Science degree in library and information science from Drexel University. A certified archivist, Michael has been employed at the American Philosophical Society Library since 2007.​ Highlights of his work at the APS include: processing a variety of collections from the Benjamin Franklin Papers to the John Wheeler Papers; curating the exhibit “No Taxonomy without Representation”; and digitizing imagery from Native American photographs to the Titian Ramsay Peale sketches. He also serves as Library Registrar, coordinating and recording the transfer of Library materials to other departments and loans of items to other institutions for exhibition.