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Preserving Your Photographic Collections (Philadelphia, PA)

  • July 25, 2012

Photographic media are sensitive materials that require special housing to ensure their longevity.  This workshop will examine suitable housing supplies, including paper, plastics, interleaving papers, boxes, and more. Environmental parameters for storage, proper labeling techniques, and safe handling of photographs will also be discussed.

Speaker: Rachel Wetzel, Photograph Conservator, Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts

Location: National Museum of American Jewish History, Philadelphia, PA

Time: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM (registration begins at 9:15 AM)

Fee: $50

Please click here for more information and to register.

The Philadelphia Stewardship Program Collections Care Training programs are partially subsidized through generous funding from the William Penn Foundation, with additional support from the Philadelphia Cultural Fund, the Independence Foundation, and Sovereign Bank.