Query: Materials -- Conservation and restoration
Website Records
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-189
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Haiti Cultural Recovery Project" website, crawled April 3, 2013. The Haiti Cultural Recovery Project, organized by the Smithsonian Institution, works to rescue, recover, safeguard, and help restore Haitian artwork, artifacts, documents, media, and architectural features damaged and endangered by the January 12, 2010 earthquake and its aftermath. The website …

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Departmental Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Conservation Laboratory
Dates:
1999-2004
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-341
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records describing the preparation of the temporary move of the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) and Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) conservation lab while the Patent Office Building (POB) was under renovation. Several laboratories were planned, one in the Victor Building (was never implemented), temporary space at …

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William Jacob Baer writing
Creators:
Baer, William J. (William Jacob), 1860-1941
Dates:
[undated]
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.baerwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A five page manuscript in which Baer discusses the conservation of paintings on ivory.

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Restoration blueprints of Fifth Meeting House in Lancaster, Mass
Creators:
Bigelow and Wadsworth (Firm)
Dates:
1912
Size:
26 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.bigeand
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Architectural blueprints made in the restoration of Fifth Meeting House in Lancaster, Mass. The church was originally designed by Charles Bulfinch.

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Director's Records
Dates:
1959-2014
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-273
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the history and work of the Museum Conservation Institute (MCI). MCI serves as the center for specialized technical collection research and conservation for all Smithsonian museums and collections. Through knowledge of materials and through the use of state-of-the-art instrumentation and scientific techniques MCI …

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Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of International Activities
Dates:
1963-1969
Size:
5.5 cu. ft. (11 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 91
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records include correspondence, memoranda, and other information about the activities of the Office of International Activities, which establishes cooperative research programs with institutions of higher learning in other countries and fosters programs for the international exchange of persons in those fields of science and humanities related to the Smithsonian …

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Oral history interview with Carroll F. Wales
Creators:
Wales, Carroll F., 1918-2007
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1992 November 10-1993 February 11
Size:
9 Items (sound cassettes Sound recording)
203 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wales92
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Carroll F. Wales conducted 1992 November 10-1993 February 11, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Departmental Records
Creators:
National Museum of American History. Department of Conservation
Dates:
1961-2003
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-221
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the records of Scott Odell, head conservator at the National Museum of American History (NMAH) from 1978-1993 and previous to that conservator in the Division of Musical History, previously the Division of Musical Instruments, from 1963-1978. In 1963 Odell planned and established the first conservation lab for historical musical …

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Grant Records
Dates:
1991, 1998-2015
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 15-187
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of successful and unsuccessful grant proposals from the Collections Care Division of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Proposals pertain to equipment, workshops, interns, and other resources relating to the preservation of collections. Materials include grant proposals, correspondence, notes, photographs, and negatives. Some materials are in electronic format.

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Restoration and Renovation Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Department of Design and Production
Dates:
1984-2006
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 07-061
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two series and documents the Department of Design and Production's role in restoration and renovation projects at the National Portrait Gallery (NPG). Series 1 consists of records documenting miscellaneous projects involving conservation lab ventilation, lighting, the courtyard fountain, exterior stone and window restoration, and roof replacement. Series …

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