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Taking Care of Home Collections

Tuesdays and Thursdays in April | 10 am

 

Join NYS Museum curators and a NYS Archives conservator to learn how to best care for family heirlooms and collections. This online video series includes tips for taking care of textiles, garments, art objects, prints, and photographs, as well as identifying and preventing common pests from damaging collections.

For more information on preserving your personal collections, visit the following websites: 

Baskets and Beadwork, April 13

Antique Furniture, April 15

Paintings and Drawings, April 20

Pests and Insect Collection, April 22

Textiles and Garment Storage, April 27

Photographs and Documents, April 29

Images from various NYSM collections