The exhibit is made possible partially through the generosity of the class of 1958 and the Friends of the National Deaf Life Museum. Photographs and Documents, provided by the Gallaudet University Archives. Photograph of Juneau, Alaska Courthouse, provided by Michael Olson Private Collection

Exhibition Team

Tabitha Jacques, Exhibition Curator

Scott Carollo, Exhibition Designer

Drew Robarge, Exhibition Consultant

Jane Norman, Exhibition Project Director

Exhibition Editors

Jean Bergey, Outreach Program, CPSO

Brian Greenwald, Associate Professor, Government and History

Ulf Hedberg, Director of Deaf Library Collections and Archives


Christine C.A. Katsapis, Director, Office of Sponsored Programs

Deaf Library Collections and Archives

Allison Wickens, Director of Education, National Postal Museum, Smithsonian Institution

Dan Falk, National Postal Museum, Smithsonian Institution

Institutional Advancement, Development and Public Relations

Doug Bahl, '74

Mary K. Lott, Program Manager, Campus Activities

Gallaudet University Physical Plant Department

Kim Sexton, Administration Secretary

National Deaf Life Museum

Honorary Co-Chairs

Jack R. and Rosalyn Lee Gannon, ‘59


Lloyd Ballinger, '83

Jean Bergey

Scott Carollo, '82

Daphne Cox, '82

Brian Greenwald, '96, Vice-Chair 

Kristen Harmon 

Ulf Hedberg 

Carolyn McCaskill, '77, G- '05 

Joseph Murray 

Jane Norman, '68, Chair and Director 

Edgar Palmer, '78, G- '03 

Drew Robarge, '07

The National Deaf Life Museum and the Olof Hanson Conspicuous Leader 1862-1933 exhibition are sponsored by the Division of Academic Affairs.

The Weyerhaeuser Family Art Gallery and Exhibition Hall
I. King Jordan Student Academic Center
Gallaudet University
2009 - 2010