Seeking New Home for Housewares Collection

23 Jul 2019 3:26 PM | Anonymous member

Maine Maritime Museum has recently deaccessioned hundreds of items that include furnishings, housewares, linens, and clothing dating c. 1880-1910. Most items have no provenance and were collected solely for the purpose of outfitting a house museum that never came to be.

Are there any institutions with period exhibits or house museums that might find use for items from this collection?

Best regards,

Kelly Page

Collections & Library Services Manager

(207) 443-1316 x346

Maine Maritime Museum/ 243 Washington Street/ Bath, ME 04530

www.mainemaritimemuseum.org


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