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November 13 @ 9:00 am - November 14 @ 4:30 pm

Caring for Historical Artifacts: Collections Handling, Storage, and Documentation Solutions

Led by staff from the Alabama Department of Archives and History and Vulcan Park and Museum, this two-day workshop will train attendees on best practices for museum collections care.

November 13 sessions will discuss agents of deterioration, condition assessment, artifact handling best practices and storage solutions.

November 14 morning sessions will detail collections housekeeping and inventories. After lunch, Vulcan Park and Museum staff will lead training for cataloging and inventorying procedures for processing the Birmingham History Center Collection.

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Caring for Historical Artifacts Workshop Registration

Event Details
November 13 @ 9:00 am - November 14 @ 4:30 pm
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Registration - includes lunch and light refreshments, all printed material and supplies for hands-on activities $30
This event is generously sponsored by:
Alabama Museum Association
Alabama Department of Archives and History
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