and his wife Audrey moved to Emmitsburg in 1988 from the Unionville horse country just outside of
Philadelphia, purchasing a small tenant farm on the outskirts of town.
Michael is practitioner in emerging field of Knowledge Management and
accomplished equestrian. Audrey is Master Gardener and former Olympic
equestrian team groom.
When not riding, or scanning in chapters of the Book of Days, Michael
serves as the head of the
Emmitsburg Historical Society and is the author of many articles detailing the rich
history of the Emmitsburg, Maryland area.
Michele Clerici - Editor - 2004
Michele served as editor of
this CD version of the Book of Day while she was a senior at Mount St. Mary�s University
where she was a double major in Rhetoric & Communications and Spanish.
Michele hails from Cherry Hill in southern New Jersey.
As Editor, Michele was responsible for preparing and integrating Robert
Chambers� Book of Days into a user-friendly web
document, creating the most efficient links between pages. Michele brought her knowledge of
mass communication to bear on the problem of designing the most efficient and
logical taxonomy to allow users to easily locate information with the book. Of course, we
depended upon her great mastery of the English language to ensure our 'tweaks' to
Chambers' original presentation would have received his nod of approval had he been alive to review