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Workshop on environment

From: Kim Andrews <kandrews<-at->
Date: Monday, July 20, 2009
Environmental Management:  Stewardship and Sustainability
presented by the Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts.
Philadelphia, PA
November 12, 2009


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This one-day workshop will explore new approaches to controlling
environmental conditions in cultural institutions. Leading experts
in the field James Reilly, Director, Image Permanence Institute;
Michael C. Henry, PE, AIA, Principal Engineer/Architect, Watson and
Henry Associates; and Richard L. Kerschner, Director of Preservation
and Conservation, Shelburne Museum, will present strategies that are
feasible, physically and financially, to preserve collections
materials for the long-term.

Topics to be covered will include:

    The Collections Environment
    Understanding the Building/Climate Relationship
    New Approaches and Best Practices for Environmental Control
    Environmental Monitoring and Data Analysis

This program is intended for staff of cultural heritage
organizations responsible for monitoring and managing environmental
conditions for collections, including registrars, facilities
managers, archivists, librarians, curators, collections managers,
and stewards of historic house museums.

Program Fee: $85 for CCAHA members/$100 for non-members.

Major funding for this program is generously provided by the
National Endowment for the Humanities, The Pew Charitable Trusts,
The Philadelphia Foundation, and the Philadelphia Cultural Fund.

Hosted and cosponsored by The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA

For more information and to register online, go to


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Still have questions? Visit our Education Program Calendar at


call 215-545-0613 or email pso<-at->ccaha<.>org.

Kim Andrews
Preservation Services Officer
Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts
264 S. 23rd Street
Philadelphia PA  19103
Fax: 215-735-9313

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