Preservation Week 2014: Caring for Your Home Photograph Collections

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Photograph Conservator Erin Murphy will talk about the specific ways to care for personal and family photograph collections. This presentation will focus on proper housing and storage of collections in a home environment, providing simple advice that anyone can follow to prolong the life of photographs of all formats, and how to keep them out of harm's way. Please note that no conservation treatments will be demonstrated in this session.

This presentation is one in a series of public events sponsored by The New York Public Library Barbara Goldsmith Preservation Division as part of the American Library Association’s Preservation Week.

When: 
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 1:00pm
Venue: 
Margaret Liebman Berger Forum, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, NYC
Sponsor: 
The New York Public Library