Constructing Basic Storage Enclosures for Paper Collections

Wednesday, 2/15/2012 9:30am - 3:30pm

Event Type

Historical Society of Pennsylvania
1300 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn how to make simple enclosures for paper artifacts including folders, boxes, and options for rolled storage.  A selection of commercial storage materials will be reviewed along with the decision-making process for choosing the right enclosures for a variety of artifacts. The speaker will be Anna Yates Krain, Senior Conservation Assistant at the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts. Space is limited to 21 participants.