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Richard A. Marquise Collection

An inventory of the collection in the Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives at Syracuse University


Finding aid created by: Cara A. Howe
Date: 2011



Biography

Richard A. Marquise

Richard A. Marquise is an expert in counter terrorism and crisis management. His 31-year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) included the roll of Special Agent in Charge of the Oklahoma City Division of the FBI from 1999 to 2002, and Chief of the Terrorist Research and Analytical Center (TRAC) at FBI Headquarters in the late 1980s. Mr. Marquise was involved in the investigation of the Pan Am 103 bombing from its inception and led the inquiry through the return of indictments in 1991. He also played an active role in the trial. He was given the Attorney General’s Award for Distinguished Service following the resolution of the trial in 2001. Mr. Marquis was a Senior Research Associate with the Institute for Intergovernmental Research (IIR). He has given hundreds of speeches around the world on terrorism, and has appeared on numerous radio and television shows. He holds a Master's degree from George Washington University and has been a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police Terrorism Committee and the Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI.


Scope and Content Note

The Richard A. Marquise Collection contains Newspaper clippings, Photographs, Printed material and Subject files. Images in the Photographs series include views of the crash site and debris field, which covered over 800 square miles, as well as images of the damage done to the village of Lockerbie. All photographs have been digitized and are available in the inventory section of this finding aid. Materials classified as Subject files include a speech given by Richard Marquise at the Lockerbie Cairn service at Arlington National Cemetery on 21 December 2010.


Alternative Formats

Selected materials from this collection have been digitized. Please contact the archivist for further information on accessing these materials.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions:

There are no access restrictions for this collection.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from the Pan Am Flight 103 Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.


Related Material

VHS tapes were removed and added to the Pan Am Flight 103 Audiovisual Collection.

Publications were removed and added to the Pan Am Flight 103 Publications Collection.

The Pan Am Flight 103 Archives contains additional materials and information related to the Richard A. Marquise Papers. Related collections include:

Pan Am Flight 103 Publications Collection

National Law Enforcement Museum Oral Histories:

William M. Baker - Former Special Agent of the FBI

Richard S. Hahn - Former Special Agent of the FBI

Richard A. Marquise - Former Special Agent of the FBI

Julianne Oliver Slifco - Former Special Agent of the FBI


Selected Search Terms

Names

Marquise, Richard.
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Associated Titles

Scotbom: evidence and the lockerbie investigation.

Subjects

Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing Incident, 1988.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- Case Studies.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- History.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States.
Terrorism -- History -- 20th Century.
Lockerbie (Scotland).
United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation--Officials and employees.

Types of Material

Clippings (information artifacts)
Photographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Richard A. Marquise Papers,
Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

The materials in the Richard A. Marquise Collection were donated by Richard Marquise in 2009 and 2010.

Processing Information

The Richard A. Marquise papers are processed


Arrangement

Materials in the Richard A. Marquise Collection have been organized alphabetically within each series.


Table of Contents

Clippings

Photographs

Printed material

Subject files


Inventory