Query: Museum conservation methods
Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Conservation Analytical Laboratory
Dates:
1963-1983
Size:
15.5 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 576
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the Conservation Analytical Laboratory's (CAL) work with Smithsonian Institution curators and collections during the tenures of John H. Olin, Robert M. Organ, Jacqueline S. Olin, and Eleanor McMillan. They also document the Laboratory's extensive training programs and its wide contacts with other museums, both in the United …

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Website Records
Creators:
Museum Conservation Institute
Dates:
2011-2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-042
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Museum Conservation Institute's website. The website was crawled on July 20, 2011 and then again, in two parts, on June 1 and 4, 2012. The website includes information about research projects, conservation resources for the general public, and professional development opportunities. Materials are in electronic format.

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Website Records
Dates:
2020
Collection ID:
Accession 20-097
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of web content maintained by the Museum Conservation Institute (MCI). The MCI pages on the Smithsonian Institution website were crawled on January 27, 2020. They include information about research projects, conservation resources for the general public, and professional development opportunities. An MCI project description page on the Smithsonian Institution's …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs
Dates:
1973-1977
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records maintained by the Audiovisual Program for Distribution Coordinator, Office of Museum Programs. Materials include outlines, booklets, evaluations, scripts, and logbooks created during the making of videos for Robert M. Organ lectures, basic basketry conservation, curatorial examination of paper objects, and the Morse-Libby House. Also included …

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Exhibition Records
Dates:
1989, 1991-1992, 1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-024
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the condition of objects displayed in the exhibitions, "Rise to Power: Art of Ancient Japan;" "Court Arts of Indonesia;" "Ancient Cities of the Indus Valley;" and "Timur and the Princely Vision: Persian Art and Culture in the Fifteenth Century." Materials include condition reports, object …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs
Dates:
1974-1988
Size:
7 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 624
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records focus most on dealings with the International Council on Museums (ICOM), conservation issues, the Association of American Museums, the Anacostia Museum Training Program, and the Kellogg Project, funded by the Kellogg Foundation to expand the educational influence of museums.

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Project Files
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
circa 1999-2007
Size:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-081
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the management of a project to preserve artifacts from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Project Apollo. The project, which was primarily funded with a Save America's Treasures grant, included space suits and the Saturn V rocket. Allan A. Needell, Curator, served as the …

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Project Files
Creators:
National Air and Space Museum. Space History Division
Dates:
1995-2004, undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-266
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Amanda Young, Curator, documenting the management of a project to preserve artifacts from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Apollo Space Program. Topics covered include various aspects of the Save America's Treasures (SAT) grant to preserve space suits and the Saturn …

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Photographs of Department of Anthropology conservation and ceramic studies
Dates:
1973
Size:
35 Negatives (acetate: 35mm)
10 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-6
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs largely depicting Andreas Joseph Andrews, a conservator in the Department of Anthropology, working with pottery and other artifacts in his laboratory. There are also images of Dr. Owen Rye and William Potts conducting laboratory tests as part of an Ancient Technology Project study of ceramic firing. The photographs were …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Arts and Humanities
Dates:
circa 1990-1995
Size:
7.5 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-171
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The bulk of these records document the administration and activities of Brown's office from 1991 to 1995. Subject files were created for administrative manners; Smithsonian staff, bureaus and offices with which Brown was in contact; and for outside organizations, issues, and events. Also included is a correspondence file which covers the years …

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