RAP

REGIONAL
ALLIANCE for
PRESERVATION

The Regional Alliance for Preservation provides information and resources on preservation and conservation for cultural institutions and the public throughout the United States.


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

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.