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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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  • Fenn, J., "Labelling plastic artefacts", Saving the Twentieth Century: The Conservation of Modern Materials, Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1993

    Pgs. 341-350

  • Florian, M., D. P. Kronkright, and R. E. Norton, "The Conservation of Artifacts Made From Plant Materials", Princeton, NJ:

    Princeton University Press for the J. Paul Getty Trust, 1990

  • Tetreault, J., "Coatings for Display and Storage in Museums", CCI Technical Bulletin No. 21, Ottawa, Canada:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1999

    https://www.cci-icc.gc.ca/bookstore/index-e.cfm

  • Mossman, S, "Plastics in the science museum, London: a curator's view", Saving the Twentieth Century: The Conservation of Modern Materials, Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1993

    Pgs. 25-35

  • Grattan, D., ed, "Saving the Twentieth Century: The Conservation of Modern Materials", Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1993

  • Williams, M. A, "Wood Technology", Keeping it all together: the preservation and care of historic furniture, 2nd ed, Worthington, OH:

    Ohio Antique Review, 1990

    Pgs. 13-22

  • Buys, S. and V. Oakley, "The deterioration of ceramics", The Conservation and Restoration of Ceramics, Oxford:

    Betterworth-Heinemann Ltd., 1993

    Pgs. 18-28

  • CCI, "Care of ceramics and glass", CCI Notes, Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1990

    Vol. 5/1

  • CCI, "Recognizing active corrosion", CCI notes, Ottawa:

    Canadian Conservation Institute, 1989

    Vol. 9/1

  • Gettens, R. J, "Patina: noble and vile", Art and Technology: a symposium on classical bronzes, Cambridge, MA:

    MIT Press for the Fogg Art Museum, 1970

    Pgs. 57-68

  • Hodges, H, Artifacts: an introduction to early materials and technology, London:

    Gerald Duckworth & Co., Ltd., 1976

  • Newton, R. and S. Davison, "Terms Glossary", Conservation of Glass, Oxford:

    Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd., 1989

    Pgs. 275-283

  • Rhodes, D, "Glossary", Clay and Glazes for the Potter, Radnor, PA:

    Chilton Book Company, 1973

    Pgs. 306-309

  • Rockwell, Peter, The Art of Stoneworking: a reference guide, Cambridge:

    Cambridge University Press, 1993

  • Erhardt, D, "Art in transit: material considerations", Art In Transit: Studies in the Transport of Paintings, Washington, D.C:

    National Galley of Art, 1991

    Pgs. 25-35