Preparing Collection Materials for Exhibition

  • 09 May 2015
  • 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Maine Historical Society
Preparing Collection Materials for Exhibition
Presented by Maine Historical Society, Northeast Document Conservation Center and Maine Archives & Museums

Exhibiting library and archival materials is a good way to increase awareness of and support for collections. Presented in partnership with NEDCC, this workshop introduces safe methods of exhibiting books, manuscripts, and documents. The exhibit environment is covered as well as materials and techniques for mounting collections. Lecture and hands-on components give participants a broader understanding of the challenges inherent in mounting exhibitions.

Date:  Saturday, May 9, 2015 
Time:  9:30am-12:30pm
Location:  Maine Historical Society, Portland, ME

Cost: $55 MHS/MAM members; $65 non-members

Limit: 40 
Register directly with Maine Historical Society.  by following this link: contact Larissa Vigue Picard at or 774-1822 x215 for a paper registration form. Deadline for registering is May 4.
This workshop is part of MAM's 2015 Program Series presented with support from the Maine Humanities Council.

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