Volume 16, Number 5
- John Townsend retired from his position at the New York State
Conservation/Preservation Program on September 23. He plans to spend
a greater portion of his time growing vegetables, chopping wood,
and writing, but will remain active in preservation. His address at
home is P.O. Box 438, Richmondville, NY 12149.
- Colleen Heslip, Research Coordinator at the Getty Art History
Information Program in Williamstown, Massachusetts and liaison to
the AIC Book and Paper Group, died on July 28.
- William R. Leisher, chairman of the NIC board of directors and
executive director of conservation for the Art Institute of
Chicago, died at the age of 51 on September 8 of cancer.