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Collections Care Training: Care of Paper: Techniques and Materials for Handling and Transport (Philadelphia, PA)

  • November 14, 2017

This workshop addresses the safe handling of paper artifacts, including books and over-sized objects, and basic design and labeling of protective enclosures for transport. Discussion includes how to prepare work areas, best practices for moving various types of artifacts, selecting preservation quality supplies and tools, and identifying potential conservation concerns. Participants gain hands-on experience and have an opportunity to sample materials.

Speaker: Stephenie Schwartz Bailey, Education Program Manager and Preservation Consultant, CCAHA

Location: The Franklin Institute

Fee: $60 + $10 materials fee

Time: 9:30am - 3:30pm

Register here.