on Photographs: Identification and Preservation presented by the
September 22 & 23, 2009
For more information and to register online, go to http://guest.cvent.com/EVENTS/Info/Summary.aspx?e=8ce68ab3-6dac-4cb4-ad3b-ec8110133946.
This two-day program will focus on the fundamentals of
identifying and caring for photographic collections. Using lecture and hands-on
demonstrations, topics will be intertwined over the course of the program to
give participants a holistic view of identifying photographic materials, caring
for these collections, developing appropriate handling procedures, and
establishing safe storage environments.
*Photographic processes and structure
*Identification and care of cased photographs and 19th and 20th century prints
*Handling and labeling photographic materials
*Housing solutions for photographic collections
*Preservation considerations for photographic collections
*Identification of negatives, color prints, and digital prints
*Environmental guidelines for photographs
*Cold storage for photograph collections
Gary E. Albright, Paper and
Photograph Conservator, Private Practice,
Barbara Lemmen, Senior
Gawain Weaver, Photograph
Conservator, Private Practice,
Rachel Wetzel, Photograph
The program is intended for collections care staff responsible for photographic collections, such as librarians, archivists, curators, collections managers, stewards of historic house museums, and records.
Fee: $200 CCAHA members/$225 non-members. Major funding for this program is generously provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities. Hosted and cosponsored by The Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
For more information and to register online, go to http://guest.cvent.com/EVENTS/Info/Summary.aspx?e=8ce68ab3-6dac-4cb4-ad3b-ec8110133946. Still have questions? Visit our Education Program Calendar at www.ccaha.org, call 215-545-0613 or email pso@xxxxxxxxx.
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