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Best Practices for the Display of Archival Materials

June 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

LILRC Committee for the Preservation of Local History Presents:
Best Practices for the Display of Archival Materials

Presented by: Christine Marzano, Collections Manager, Long Island Museum

(Registration/networking begins at 1:15 PM)

Exhibiting items with historical significance is a part of the educational mission of many cultural institutions and special libraries.  This program will cover the preparation and special needs of commonly exhibited materials such as textiles, photographs, documents, books and other paper based items.  Specific topics relating to access and preservation include: item stabilization, environmental control, security, proper handling, display dos and don’ts, and much more.  Plus: Q&A tour of the current and future exhibitions at the museum.

Details

Date:
June 4
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Nicole Menchise, Regional Archivist
Phone:
631-675-1570, x204
Email:
nmenchise@lilrc.org

Other

Member Fee
$20
Nonmember Fee
$65
Retired Member/Student/Unemployed
$15
CEU Certificate
No Charge

Venue

The Long Island Museum of American Art, History and Carriages
1200 Route 25A
Stony Brook, NY 11790 United States
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Phone:
631-751-0066
Website:
https://longislandmuseum.org/