Saving Your Stuff: Presented by the MNHS

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Saving Your Stuff: Presented by the MNHS

January 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free

Saving Your Stuff: How to care for art, heirlooms, and personal collections.
January 11th | 12:00pm-1:00pm | Presented by the MNHS

This program is free, but reservations are required. Please call 507-233-2616 or email education@browncountyhistorymn.org if you have any questions.

Learn about the “ten agents of deterioration” and how to preserve and protect the things you value. There will be a 45 minute presentation followed by a 15 minute open question and answer period. Recommendations for how to find additional resources will be provided at the event.

The presentation will be held at the BCHS Museum Annex at 12 North Broadway, New Ulm, MN (the building just north of the Brown County Museum.)

About the presenter: 

Megan Narvey is the Outreach Conservator at the Minnesota Historical Society, where she provides guidance to individuals and local historical organizations on caring for collections big and small across the state of Minnesota. Before coming to MNHS, Megan worked as an Objects Conservator at the Western Archaeological Conservation Center in Tucson, Arizona, and as the Objects Conservation Fellow at the Canadian Conservation Institute in Ottawa, Ontario. Megan received a BA in chemistry from Carleton College and an MA in Principles of Conservation, and an MSc in Conservation for Archaeology and Museums from University College London.

 

 

Details

Date:
January 11
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.browncountyhistorymn.org/

Organizer

Brown County Historical Society

Venue

Brown County Historical Society
2 North Broadway Street
New Ulm, MN 56073 United States
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