SUPPORTING AND PROMOTING
MAINE'S COLLECTING INSTITUTIONS

Workshop: Storing Your Collections

  • 09 May 2016
  • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • L.C. Bates Museum, Hinckley ME

Registration

  • Free registration to all members and non-members thanks to support from the National Endowment for the Humanities!

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Storing Your Collections

Learn the proper technique and special methods for housing historical artifacts. Bring photographs your special objects and the conservator will review and recommend the best housing materials and storage environment, and more. See some examples of object storage in the museum. This workshop is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities

Presented by conservator Ron Harvey of Tuckerbrook Conservation. 

Registration will be open online through Wednesday, May 4.  To register after this date, contact Sheri Leahan at 207-779-4445.



MAM’s 2016 Professional Development Series is funded in part by the Maine Humanities Council as part of the Pulitzer Prize Centennial Campfires Initiative, a joint venture of the Pulitzer Prizes Board and the Federation of State Humanities Councils in celebration of the 2016 Centennial of the Prizes. The initiative seeks to illuminate the impact of the humanities on American life today, to imagine their future, and to inspire new generations to consider the values represented by the body of Pulitzer Prize winning work. For their generous support for the Campfires Initiative, we thank the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the Ford Foundation, Carnegie Corporation of New York, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Pulitzer Prizes Board, and Columbia University.


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