Lloyd Lewis Curator of Modern Manuscripts and Archives
Alison Hinderliter is the Lloyd Lewis Curator of Modern Manuscripts and Selector for Modern Music at the Newberry Library in Chicago, Illinois. She has a BA in English from Oberlin College and an MLIS from University of California-Berkeley. She has been an archivist in Chicago for 30 years, working in various Chicago area repositories, including the Chicago Public Library, Chicago History Museum, Chicago Symphony Orchestra Archives, The Old Town School of Folk Music Resource Center, and as a consultant for the Museum of Contemporary Art. She has been working in the Modern Manuscripts and Archives Department of the Newberry Library since 2001.