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Subject: Position at Folger Shakespeare Library

Position at Folger Shakespeare Library

From: Linda Blaser <blaser>
Date: Friday, April 7, 2000
Senior Paper Conservator
Folger Shakespeare Library

BA degree, with at least 4-6 additional years of specialized
conservation expertise and practice on early modern to contemporary
paper and vellum manuscripts, and a variety of works of art on paper
in an archives environment. Position demands sound knowledge of
organic and physical chemistry as applied to conservation
treatments/thorough understanding of preservation theory and ethics.
Demonstrated competency with most advanced technical equipment
related to conservation practice, including database application
skills. Require highest degree of accuracy and precision for all
conservation treatments, plus experience in exhibition preparation
and installation. Working under the Direction of Head of
Conservation, assumes primary responsibility for preserving
manuscript material, flat printed items, photographs and works of
art on paper. Generous benefits, including eligibility for
sabbatical leave and TIAA-CREF retirement annuity. Salary range
$34-42K. Send cover letter and resume to

    Folger Shakespeare Library
    Attn: HR/Paper
    201 E. Capitol St.
    SE, WDC 20003-1094,

or visit <URL:>.No phone calls please.


Linda A. Blaser
Senior Book Conservator
The Folger Shakespeare Library

                  Conservation DistList Instance 13:51
                 Distributed: Saturday, April 15, 2000
                       Message Id: cdl-13-51-040
Received on Friday, 7 April, 2000

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